Note: If you're having problems updating or restoring iPhone, you can enable recovery mode to restore or update with iTunes.
- Step 1 of 5:
With iPhone connected to a computer, press and hold the Side button.
Note: For this tutorial, we're showing how to update iPhone using recovery mode. iTunes will try to reinstall iOS without deleting your data. You can choose to restore iPhone instead, but steps may vary based on what you choose.
- Step 2 of 5:
Swipe right on the slide to power off button.
- Step 3 of 5:
Connect your device to your computer while holding the Volume Down button.
- Step 4 of 5:
On your computer, click Update.
Note: After the update completes, follow the onscreen prompts to set up iPhone.
- Step 5 of 5:
You've completed the steps!