Software updates si updates of installed applications I bring most of the time enhanced performance, solving some errors and bugs from previous versions, interface improvements, new functions and last but not least, security improvements.
Cybercriminals use operating system weaknesses (security breaches) or applications to be able to control the victim's PC or smartphone in order to steal confidential identity or data. Software and application updates have the role of closing these gaps and keeping users' data safe.
On all smartphones and computers, no matter what we're talking about Windows, macOS, Android, Linux or iOS, we meet two types of updates. Operating system updates (OS Updates) and updates of the applications installed on the operating system (App Updates). As I said a little above, both are very important and it is recommended that these updateto be done regularly or… automatically, as soon as a new update is available.
Depending on the device and operating system, automatic updates (automatic updates) can be activated and deactivated following a few steps simfold
How to enable automatic operating system updates iOS / iPadOS and of applications on iPhone and iPad
Enable / disable automatic software update iOS / iPadOS (iOS automatic updates)
1. We're going iPhone or iPad in: "Settings”→“General”→“Software Update”→“automatically Updates".
2. The “Automatic Updateto have two options that it is good to keep activated. “Download iOS Updates"And"install iOS Updates“. The second option is automatically dependent on the first. They can't be installed updateif they are not downloaded.
Updates will only be downloaded when iPhone is connected to a Wi-Fi network. This avoids the consumption of mobile data via 4G / 5G, which could involve costs.
The automatic installation of the updates will be done during the night when iPhone is charged and connected to a Wi-Fi network. The user will receive a notification informing them that the automatic update will take place.
Enable / disable automatic application update iOS / iPadOS (iOS automatic updates)
Regarding applicationsThe option automatic update has been moved to another menu with iOS 14. If you want to enable or disable automatic updating of applications installed on iPhone or on the iPad, all you have to do is follow:
1. Go to “Settings”→“App Store"→ activate the option"App Updates" from under "Automatic Downloads".
Once activated, there will be periodic updates of applications, automatically.
Remember, though, that neither updatesoftware iOS nor will those of the applications, as soon as a new version is released. Most of the time, the routines update are automatically made two or three days after the release of a new version of iOS or application.