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Frédéricfromqc Calculating status...
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Nov 5, 2013 7:15 PM

my husband phone never been update, his iOS version is so old that I don't have the option update. how can I update it ?

iPhone 4
  • stedman1 Level 8 Level 8 (49,815 points)
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    Nov 5, 2013 7:16 PM (in response to Frédéricfromqc)

    The option to update without the computer (Over the air) was made available with iOS 5. If your iDevice is using a version of iOS lower than 5, you will need to use iTunes on your syncing computer to perform the upgrade. Use the Apple link below as a guide for the upgrade.

     

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4972

     

    Also read the instructions from the section entitled "Update your device using iTunes" at the link below.

     

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4623

     

    Information regarding transferring purchases from your iDevice to iTunes on your syncing computer can be found at the link below.

     

    http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1848

  • Niel Level 10 Level 10 (234,375 points)
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    Nov 5, 2013 7:17 PM (in response to Frédéricfromqc)

    Update it from iTunes on a computer as described at the bottom of this article; devices running an iOS version prior to 5.0 can't be updated straight from the device. It will be updated to the newest iOS release supported by the device’s hardware.

     

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