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How do I update my device?

posted on 2016/12/15

We recommend that DisneyLife is used on the latest operating system available for your device. To learn how to update your device check out the steps below:


iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

You can update your device without connecting it to an iTunes account, this is called The Air Update and requires iOS running a version 5 or above. The steps below explain how you can do this:

  1. Connect your device to Wi-Fi.

  2. Plug your device into a power connection.

  3. Tap Settings.

  4. Click on General

  5. Tap Software update.

You can also update your device manually by using iTunes. Check out the steps below:


  1. Connect your device to your computer that has your iTunes installed.

  2. Once you have iTunes open, select Your Drive.

  3. Click Summary.

  4. Tap Check for Updates.

  5. Select Download and Update.


Apple TV

You can check if your Apple TV requires an update by following the steps below:


  1. Click on Settings.

  2. Tap System.

  3. Click Software update.

  4. Tap Update Software.

During the update the status light might flash slowly.


Phone/ Tablet

  1. Open device settings.

  2. Tap About Phone/Tablet, (this is usually located at the bottom of the page).

  3. Click System Updates/Software Updates.

  4. Tap Check Out.

  5. Click Restart and install.


Android TV

  1. Select Home using your remote control.

  2. Click on Help underneath Settings.

  3. Select Update system software, this is located under Systems.

  4. Click Check for system software updates.


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