Updating itunes to 8 0

10 Jun

In the middle of the screen, you'll see a section called "Version." This tells you what version of i OS your i Phone is running.

If a newer version of the i OS is available, you'll see a button that says "Update." Click this to continue.

(This is under the "STORE" heading in the left hand menu in i Tunes.) The rotating arrows show you that the download is in progress, and the number tells you how many items are being downloaded.

Once the software has been downloaded, you'll see a message that i Tunes is extracting the new update and another says "Preparing i Phone for software update." You'll also see a notification that i Tunes is verifying the software update with Apple, and you may see drivers automatically installing.

When you have i Tunes open, connect your i Phone to your computer using its USB cable.

(You may see your computer automatically installing the necessary drivers; if so, let this run.)Once all the necessary drivers are installed, i Tunes will recognize your i Phone.

Apple delivers its i Phone software updates through i Tunes, so the first thing you should do is make sure you have the most recent version of i Tunes running on your computer.

Here's a guide that explains exactly how to get the latest i OS software on your i Phone.Once you restart your computer (if you had to restart it), open i Tunes again.You'll have to review and accept the i Tunes Software License Agreement before the new version will launch.Click "Update" again to continue.i Tunes may then present you with information about the new features in the software update and the hardware required to install it.Make sure that you have compatible hardware before you continue. i Tunes will then show you the end-user license agreement to use the new version of the i OS.