Unable to download new iOS 11 on your iPhone for OTA update, Download status showing Update requested. And continue appearing this message.
This is the usual stage before download starts, but technically apple set this message because of getting little more wait for the device that is requesting for New iOS 11 download under Software update on iPhone, iPad settings app. Why iPhone showing “Update stuck at update requested..” message? New iOS always release WorldWide at the same time. Obviously, Apple server receives huge spike and update request in the parallel queue.
After you confirmed terms and Conditions agree Your OTA (over-the-air) iOS 11 updates stuck at update requested. It’s a common problem on the day of release.
iOS 11 compatible Device: iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 7/ 7 Plus, iPhone 6S/6S Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5S.
So can’t download iOS 11 on your iDevice (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch). So here’s what should you do to get rid of phone stuck or in a loop on update requested – Unable to start download iOS 11.
Reasons to be considered and fix Update Stuck at update requested…, in iOS 11: iPhone, iPad
Fix 1: Soft Restart or Hard Reset
Try to reset your iPhone once or Force Restart,
Reset: Press and hold Sleep/Wake button until you see a slide to turn off icon.
Hard Reset (iPhone 6S/6S Plus and Earlier model): Press and Hold Sleep/Wake button and Home button for 20 seconds until you see the apple logo on the screen.
iPhone 7/7 Plus: Use Sleep/Wake + Volume down button
Fix 2: Wi-Fi not working or Slow internet Speed
Disable or Enable WiFi on iPhone from Settings or Control center (Swipe up finger on Screen and Tap on WiFi icon).
Or Go to the Settings > WiFi.
Disable WiFi and Enable WiFi.
Also, Reset Network Settings, Go to the Settings App on iPhone > General > Reset.
Under Reset > Tap on Reset Network Settings
Fix 3: iOS 11 Software Update Failed
Anyhow, Download not started and irritating the things that are happening in install iOS 11. Try alternate installation solution,
Install iOS 11 using iTunes on iPhone, iPad. Or Try clean install by Download Latest Firmware for iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. Connect your iPhone to iTunes via lightning cable, Put iPhone into DFU mode and Browse .ipsw file and restore iPhone.
Also Gettings error on installation,
- Stuck on verifying update
- Software update failed
- After Download iOS 11, Unable to install iOS 11 on iPhone
- Stuck on Apple logo
- My iPhone won’t turn on or Charge After Update
- Cannot connect app store in iOS 11
Sit back and enjoy! It will faster than OTA update, and without any error, we can install iOS 11 or later iOS version. More help and discussion about iOS 11 update Stuck at update requested, please comment in below.