How to restore your iPhone or iPad after the iOS 10 update

Users of the iPhone and iPad in the United Kingdom with a compatible device - iPhone 5 and newer, or iPad mini 2 and newer - are eligible for the update. What happened next, required users to connect their phone to a PC synched with iTunes to manually force the update. And then Tuesday, the launch of iOS 10 temporarily broke the devices of the users who downloaded it. Based on the reports written here, we'll leave the decision to you as to whether to or not to update your iOS phones or tablets just yet with Apple's iOS 10.

Once done, you should be seeing a prompt in the iTunes which wil ask if you want to update or restore your iOS device.

WARNING: Before carrying out any update, it is recommended that users back up any their files either onto a computer or in iCloud in order to avoid any data loss during the switch.

Apple announced its latest mobile operating system software iOS 10 at WWDC 2016 in San Francisco on June 13, 2016.

It is good to know that the iOS 10 brings Siri support for 3 party application, so in the near future we will most likely see more applications enabling this new feature.

Apple's virtual assistant, Siri, will now work harder for you by going within most apps.

However, Apple says the glitch has been fixed and has provided its unlucky users with instructions to restore their "bricked" devices. Hold them until recovery mode shows up on the screen. If you face any problem, go to either Apple Retail Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider for help. 3. Click it and it'll start downloading over the air. The giant tech company released their new OS update on September 13 and a lot of people have mixed feelings about it.

You may wish to wait for a little while before you install the iOS 10.

  • Salvatore Jensen