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iPad Essentials - Updating Your iPad

Updating Apps From the iPad

1. The App Store icon will display a number when updates need to be made. Tap it.

App Store Icon with number displayed

2. A list of updates will be displayed. To read more information about them, tap on them.

3. Tap Update All or tap the individual Update buttons for individual app updates one-at-a-time.

App Updates screen on iPad


Updating Apps From Your Computer

1. Connect your iPad to the computer with the USB cable and open iTuneson your computer.

2. In iTunes on your computer, click on the icon in the first row that looks like an iPad.

3. On the left side of the iTunes window, tap on the Apps tab.

4. Finally, tap on the Sync button at the bottom right of the screen.

iTunes App Sync

5. When you are finished syncing your iPad, properly eject it from your computer by clicking on the eject button in iTunes before you unplug your iPad from your computer. Failure to eject your iPad properly from iTunes may cause damage to your iPad.

iTunes iPad Eject Button


Updating iPad or iPhone iOS

1. Connect your iPad to the computer and open iTunes.

2. In iTunes on your computer, click on the icon in the first row that looks like an iPad.

3. On the left side of the iTunes window, tap on theSummary tab.

4. Click on the Update button.

iTunes iPad iOS Update

 

5. When you are finished updating the iOS on your iPad, the iPad will restart on its own. After that is done, properly eject your iPad from your computer by clicking on the eject button in iTunes before you unplug your iPad from your computer. Failure to eject your iPad properly from iTunes may cause damage to your iPad.

iTunes iPad Eject Button


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