Once i Tunes is all squared away, it’s time to turn your attention to your phone.Connect your i OS device to your computer using an USB cable.If you are on the fence about i OS 7, then take a few minutes to find out why you should install the update and a few reasons why you shouldn’t. Before you get started, you should refer back to our earlier tips on preparing your device for i OS 7.Take the time to make sure you’ve got your bases covered in case something goes wrong.In version 5 of its i OS mobile operating system, Apple introduced a new feature that allows users of its mobile devices, such as the i Pod Touch, to download and install i OS updates wirelessly.Previously, i Pod Touch users had to physically connect their device to a computer and use i Tunes to download and install an i OS update; now you can simply update your device over a standard Wi-Fi connection. Select "General" and tap "Software update." Your i Pod Touch will now check whether an i OS update is available for download or not.If the update is available, then tap Download to download the update.Wait for the download to complete and then tap Install to apply the update.
Updating your device wirelessly Before you start the download, plug in your device so the battery doesn’t drain during the update process.Wait for i Tunes to open and connect to your device.Click on your device in i Tunes and then click the “Check for Update” button in the Summary pane. F8660_fbz_row td, .ezoic-wrapper tr:nth-of-type(even), .ezoic-wrapper tr:nth-of-type(odd) .ezoic-wrapper . F8660_fbz_button[type="button"]:hover, .ezoic-wrapper . Since you are not dealing with Wi FI signal, there is less chance of an error occurring during the download and install process. take a moment to make sure you are using the latest version of i Tunes.Click on i Tunes in the menu bar and then click on “Check for updates.” You can also go directly to Apple’s i Tunes download page, which is now allowing you to download i Tunes 11.1, the most recent version of the media manager.If do want to upgrade, you’ll have to restore your device via i Tunes as described below.Updating to i OS 7 via i Tunes Some folks prefer to physically connect their i Phone to a computer via a USB cable and update their phone via i Tunes.If you get tired of waiting for the download to finish (it could take a while) then go do something else.Your i Phone or i Pad will continue to download the update and will send you a notification when the update is ready.