Checking for and Installing System Updates

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) on Android 6.0.1

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You can check for system updates on your device to make sure you are up to date with your software. Using the newest software can help keep your device healthy.

  1. Step 1/6

    From the Home screen, drag down the Notification panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  2. Step 2/6

    Tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 3/6

    Scroll to Software update.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  4. Step 4/6

    Tap Software update.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
  5. Step 5/6

    Tap Download updates manually. If necessary, follow the onscreen prompts to install the software update.

    The indicator is in the top right.
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