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Updating the software on my tablet

Want to update the software on your tablet? It's easy, but remember you need to set up your tablet for internet before you can use this function. It's recommended you back up the tablet memory before you start.

Step 1 of 8

Choose option

Choose one of the following options:

Update your tablet's software without using iTunes, go to 1a.

Update your tablet's software using iTunes, go to 1b.

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1a - Update your tablet's software without using iTunes

Tap Settings.

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1a - Update your tablet's software without using iTunes

Tap General.

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1a - Update your tablet's software without using iTunes

Tap Software Update.

If a new software version is available, it's displayed.

Follow the instructions on the display to update your tablet's software.

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1b - Update your tablet's software using iTunes

Go to www.itunes.com on your computer.

Find the download section on the website to download iTunes.

Download and install iTunes on your computer.

Start the program iTunes on your computer.

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1b - Update your tablet's software using iTunes

Connect the data cable to the phone tablet socket and to your computer's USB port.

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1b - Update your tablet's software using iTunes

Depending on your settings in iTunes, the program may suggest to update your tablet automatically.

To start the update manually:

Click iPad.

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1b - Update your tablet's software using iTunes

Click Check for Update.

If a new software version is available, it's displayed.

Follow the instructions on the screen to update the software on your tablet.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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