How to Update Your iOS Device Without Hooking It Up

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Aristocat

Set my IPhone 4 up to do this, but alas, an error occurs because I lack the space to download the upgrades.... it appears that a full IPhone is not capable to do an update in this fashion.

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Vitaliy

And all the music will stay on its place? So there will actually be no backup during update?

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Cooltrain

I have an ipad2 and iPhone 3GS with iOS 4.3.5. Should this method work? The software update option isn't showing up under settings. And if a more recent version of iOS than 4.3.5 is required, it would be great if you'd update this very short article.

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ttaylor394

You HAVE to have the new iOS, that is iOS 5. Im not sure if a 3gs will accept it, the iPad 2 definitely will. But in order to sync over wifi you have to update the phone to the new iOS after downloading it in iTunes

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