When you connect an i Phone or i Pad to a computer with i Tunes and an i OS software update is available, you will be notified with a pop-up that tells you a new version of i OS is available and asks if you want to update to the new version of i OS system software.Additionally, if you click on the “Check for Update” button in i Tunes when an i Phone, i Pad, or i Pod touch is connected, the same i OS software update process begins and the software will download and attempt to install.If you aren’t prompted to install a new version of i Tunes when you check the program on your computer, that means that you already have the latest version that your operating system can support.However, some features may require a newer version of i Tunes than your system supports.And as Jacob Kastrenakes reports for The Verge, Apple recently released an i Tunes update that makes an attempt at improving the user interface and simplifying navigation.(Whether that attempt was successful or not depends on whom you ask.) To get the latest features and design improvements that Apple has released for i Tunes, you’ll need to make sure that you’re running the latest version of the software.
The program has evolved a lot since then and certain ways of using the program have also changed.If you're not on the latest version of i Tunes, you'll be prompted to download the latest version to your machine.You might need to close i Tunes before proceeding in the installation process, so make sure you have saved everything on i Tunes, such as playlists and music downloads.In this article we look at where to download the program, how to install it and more importantly how to back up your large music collection. The download and installation process of i Tunes is very simple.You'll need to visit Apple's website to download the i Tunes installer.