When finished, the i Phone, i Pad, or i Pod touch will reboot itself automatically and enter the i OS 9 setup screens.You’ll be prompted to pick a six digit passcode, setup Hey Siri, and asked a few other questions.

If your Apple device needs repairs, you can go to an Apple Store, visit an Authorized Service Provider, or mail in your device.

Whatever you choose, we’ll make sure your device works the way it should.

Run through the simple setup, and you’ll be presented with your device that is freshly updated to i OS 9.

When you turn on i Cloud Photo Library, all the photos and videos you take with i Phone or i Pad are automatically uploaded, so you can access them from your i Phone, i Pad, i Pod touch, Mac, and PC and on i

With the Find My i Phone app, you can track the location of your device and take other actions to secure your data and personal information.

i Cloud keeps your Apple and third-party apps updated with the latest information on all your devices.

It doesn’t matter if i Tunes is on a Mac with OS X or a Windows PC, the instructions are almost exactly the same.

Do note this firmware based method is intended for advanced users.

Your family will also get a shared photo album that lets everyone add photos they choose to share, a family calendar, and the ability to help locate each others’ missing devices.

i Cloud can help you find your missing i Phone, i Pad, i Pod touch, Mac, Apple Watch, or Air Pods.

The manual firmware method is more advanced, making it perhaps best for specific reasons, like to resolve the frustratingly unresponsive “Slide to Upgrade” screen, to fix the Software Update Failed error, due to storage space limitations on the target device, because sometimes it’s just easier due to bandwidth constraints, or because you’re updating multiple of the same devices.