Checking for and installing system updates

Apple iPhone 5S on iOS 12.0.0

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Keep your phone up to date by checking for new software regularly. A new Operating System (also known as an OS) version may have security patches and performance improvements for your device.

  1. Step 1/5

    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is in the center.
  2. Step 2/5

    Scroll to General.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  3. Step 3/5

    Tap General.

    The indicator is towards the left.
  4. Step 4/5

    Tap Software Update.

    Note: If necessary, follow the onscreen prompts to update your software.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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