Apple iPhone 7 cannot update software or won’t restore after iOS update

Software updates are generally packed with new features and bug fixes, and so keeping your device software up-to-date is highly recommended. But for some reasons, a software update can also cause minor and major bricking problems on the device, just like what has happened to some iPhone owners. There have been other claims from iPhone owners, about having ended up with a bricked iPhone after installing the latest iOS update on their device. Other iPhone owner’s on the other hand, were unable to update software or cannot restore their iPhone following the most recent iOS update.

Read on to learn how to get any of these problems fixed using the following workarounds and recommendations.

Before we jump right into our troubleshooting, if you have other issues with your iPhone, visit our troubleshooting page for we have already addressed a lot of issues with this device. Odds are that we’ve already addressed your concern before so try to find issues that are similar with yours and use the solutions or troubleshooting guides we suggested. If they don’t work or if you need further assistance, then feel free to contact us by completing our Android issues questionnaire.

Check the latest software update available for your iPhone 7

The latest mobile operating system available for iOS device is iOS 10.2. It’s a beta for the public update that is purportedly packed with over 70 new emojis, enhanced camera and TV app settings, and full-screen message effects among other notable new features. To those who are still new to the iOS 10 platform, here’s how to check and update your new iPhone’s operating system:

Connect your iPhone to your computer using a USB cable.

  1. If necessary, open iTunes and select your device from the list.
  2. Click on Summary.
  3. Click Check for Update.
  4. Click Download and Update.
  5. If prompted, enter your passcode to proceed.
  6. Wait until the latest compatible version of iOS is downloaded and installed completely on your device.
  7. When the update is finished, your iPhone will restart.

Important Note: Do not interrupt the iOS installation process as it can result to bricking your device.

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