Dear iPhone users, please don’t be fooled by the lack of a cancel option on your iPhone’s screen in order to prevent a software update from downloading. You should know that even though there is no direct cancel option for that, you can still put a stop on the update process and even erase the downloaded data from your iOs device.
If this is something you want to try out, keep on reading our blog post.
A good thing to know is that you can still prevent an iOS update file from being installed on your phone and therefore changing your version of the iOS. This is absolutely the case, even if the iOS update file has been halfway downloaded or completely downloaded.
Therefore, if your iPhone has an update that is in progress and you want to cancel it, these are the steps you need to take:
There are two parts of the iOS update process where you can cancel the update and that is when the download is in progress and during the installation. Also, you should know that there is no certain button for stopping the download that has already started, however, you can temporarily disconnect your phone from the Wi-Fi connection.
Even though the update download may be close to finishing, you can still cancel it. Here are the steps to follow if you want to stop the download of the update file itself.
Note: If the Download button is lit up, it means that the download has stopped/is canceled.
Note: Before you get out of airplane mode, you should change the settings in your iPhone for automatic downloads and installations or iOS updates.
Sure you can. You can definitely set your iPhone device to an automatic download for the iOS updates. This option will keep your iPhone up to date, but if you prefer to control the downloads and installs on your phone, follow these couple of steps.
You will have two options on your screen, saying:
Now that you know how to stop an update on your iPhone, you might as well want to learn how to activate Siri on your iPhone, in this case for iPhone 13, since so much has changed with the new updated models that came in.