Software updates on iPhone and iPad are essential, but you may not want to download them due to the storage capacity of your device. However, iOS automatically downloads software updates to your device to save space.
If so, see How to remove software updates downloaded to iPhone and iPad.
Note: If you are using the latest iOS version, there is no option to remove the update. In addition, if the update was just downloaded, you can remove the update. Installing the update removes the option to remove it.
Additional Information: If you’re running iOS 15 Beta on your iPhone and it’s not convenient, check with the explainer on how to downgrade to iOS 14.
How to remove software update downloads from iPhone
- Open Configuration..
- Tap Universal..
- Tap iPhone / iPad storage..
- Below this section, scroll to find the iOS version, Tap It.
- Tap Remove updates..
- Tap Remove updates Check the process again.
Note: If you are using iOS 10 or earlier Storage and iCloud usage [設定]Below.Then tap Storage management Find and remove software updates.
FAQ about iOS software updates
Of course, you can also remove the software update and then download it again.
Removing software updates is not a problem. If your device is out of space or you plan to update to the latest version, you can remove it.
To remove the software update and then download it again, go to. Configuration → Tap Universal → Tap Software update → Tap Download and install..
that’s it! This is a way to remove software updates from iPhone and iPad. Are you facing a problem related to this? Share your question in the comments below.