Fix some Problems on iPhone/ iPad after iOS 10 update

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Though it is simple to upgrade to iOS 10 on iPhone /iPad, problems after updating with iOS 10 may occur. To avoid iOS 10 update issues, we also offer a detailed guide to troubleshoot some errors when upgrading iOS 10.

iOS 10 update problems iPad iPhone

Report Error 14 After Update to iOS 10 Beta

The iOS 10 upgrade problem, which users have first, is the Error 14, namely a message saying that iPhone/ iPad could not be restored. An unkown error occurred (14). This is a bug of iOS 10 that no fix is announced currently, but there are some tricks you can try to solve this problem

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  • Solutions:
  1. Backup and then try fresh restore of iOS 9.3.2.
  2. Check your USB cable or use another cable
  3. Make sure you have the latest version of Xcode 8 installed on your Mac.
  4. iPhone iPad stuck on Verifying Update

It is one of the common iOS 10 problems when iOS users want to update iOS 10 on iPhone 6/6 plus/6s/6s plus…, or iPad Air. The devices get stuck for hours on a screen with a “Verifying Update” message.

  • Solutions:
  1. Lock and unlock your iPhone /iPad: keep pressing the Power button for several times (5+).
  2. Do a hard reset or hard reboot to your iPhone: Hold down the “Home” button and “Power” button at the same time > Release the buttons after the screen turns off and apple logo appears.
  3. Switch to iTunes if you are updating to iOS 10 directly. Manual upgrade to iOS 10 with the latest iTunes version (12.3) may fix the problem on your iPhone/iPad.

iPhone iPad stuck on Verifying Update

It is one of the common iOS 10 problems when iOS users want to update iOS 10 on iPhone 6/6 plus/6s/6s plus…, or iPad Air. The devices get stuck for hours on a screen with a “Verifying Update” message.

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  • Solutions:
  1. Lock and unlock your iPhone /iPad: keep pressing the Power button for several times (5+).
  2. Do a hard reset or hard reboot to your iPhone: Hold down the “Home” button and “Power” button at the same time > Release the buttons after the screen turns off and apple logo appears.
  3. Switch to iTunes if you are updating to iOS 10 directly. Manual upgrade to iOS 10 with the latest iTunes version (12.3) may fix the problem on your iPhone/iPad.

“Software Update Failed” an error occurred downloading iOS 10

Users may come across an error message stating “Software Update Failed” when updating their iPhone/ iPad/ iPod from iOS 9 to iOS 10. A. This iOS 10 update error occurs mainly because millions of users are trying to update to iOS 10 simultaneously.

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  • Solutions to fix “Software Update Failed”:
  1. Wait for another one or two days to update the iPhone/iPad to iOS 10 to avoid the overloaded bandwidth.
  2. Reboot both your WiFi router and iOS device.
  3. Reset network settings on your device: Settings > General > Reset > Reset Network Settings.
  4. Skip OTA updates and try upgrading iOS 10 for your iPhone/ iPad via iTunes.

Stuck in recovery mode while updating iOS 10

The iOS 10 software update seems smooth but the iPhone/ iPad Air get stuck in the recovery mode/iTunes log. Those iOS 10 update issues can be caused by different reasons like factory resetting, wrong operation to upgrade to iOS 10 from jailbreak or unknown reasons.

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  • Solutions:
  1. Hold the Home and Power buttons so that your device can exit the recovery mode.
  2. Check the lightning port or another part if any hardware issues stop you updating to iOS 10.

“Insufficient Space For Download” in iOS 10 Software Update

For iPhone with small storage, users may encounter not enough space problem when updating from iOS 9 to iOS 10. The iOS 10 requires about 1.5 GB of free space on iPhone/ iPad for update, so make sure you have clear up for enough space.

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  • Solutions:
  1. First, delete apps you do not use or use Apple’s help in deleting and restoring apps/games.
  2. Compress video files to leave more space to upgrade iOS 10 on the iPhone/iPad/iPod.

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