Prepare Your iPhone for iOS 17.3.1 Beta 5 before Install

Read this article till the end to cover the most highlighted safety tips. A Big update after iOS 16 was released in September 2022 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, and other operating systems for Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. Now next what? Apple will release iOS 17 Beta, so if you’re interested to install it on your ios 17 supported iPhones or in the old model then you should learn these tips to prepare your iPhone or iPad to iPadOS 16. Everything you should know before installing iOS 17 Beta.

According to our team, there are certain things that iOS users should take in its mind before starting the installation procedure.

Points to Prepare iPhone/iPad for iOS Download and Install

Number #1- Take Fresh Backup to get ready for ios 17 and iPadOS 17

iOS 17 will be a major update of 2023, under the tech hub Apple park, Engineer’s next plan is iOS 17 will be preparing with features that are missing in iOS 16. Then it could be unstable and due to that, you may lose some important data. So to prevent yourself from losing data – you must take backup: As you know, there are two methods to take backup. Using iCloud and via iTunes on Mac or PC.

Here’s how to take Backup and Restore in iOS

Number #2 – Make Sure You Have Enough Space to Download and Install iOS 17 and iPadOS 17

For example, if you would like to download and install iOS 17 via OTA (Over-the-Air) update then you’ll make sure that you have enough available Storage space for iOS 17.

Suppose you do have not enough space then learn given trips to get free up space on an iOS device. With the number of tips, you can choose to free up your iPhone or iPad storage. For example, use offload Apps, Delete documents and data and remove other data.

Update All Apps or Most used apps from App Store: Open “App Store app on iPhone/iPad” > Find “Update tab” at the bottom of the screen > Tap on “Update all” apps.

Steps to Check Available Storage Space

Go to Settings General – About – See digits in GB next to the Available option

AS per my suggestion, you should have at least maximum space to smoothly Download and Install iOS 17 Beta.

Number #3- For Downgrade: Download the Most Recent Stable iOS 17 IPSW file

In any terrible bug after installing iOS 17, So in advance, you should download the latest stable iOS 16 IPSW files to Downgrade from iOS 17. This idea is all time useful for 90% of users.

Because most cases reported in the past included battery drain problems, Apps won’t Open, Scrolling Issues, Keyboard lag, Wi-Fi connection problems, Cellular can’t connect, and much more.

Number#4- Latest iTunes for Mac or Windows

Using WiFi – OTA Update

Go to Settings > General > Software Update > Check For Update.

Using iTunes

If don’t like to download iOS 17 on your iPhone/ iPad then you can download the iOS 16 IPSW File on your Mac or Windows PC (Windows 7/ Windows 8 or Windows 10). Then you must have the latest version of iTunes installed on your Mac or PC.

Get steps to check iTunes Version:

First of all, Find and Launch iTunes– Next, on the top menu bar check for Update

If pop-up, any available iTunes Version update- Please Update it.

If you have above all essential requirements then you are fine to download iOS 17 without getting any errors.

All the Best!

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Karly Wood

Karly Wood, a Wellington-based journalist, excels in covering Apple and tech trends. With a diverse background in public safety, government, and education reporting, her insights bridge multiple disciplines, offering readers a well-rounded perspective on today's technological advancements. Contact Her Team:- [OR]

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