The AppleR iPod touchR is one of the world's most popular media players. The sleek touchscreen creates an attractive, intuitive interface, through which users can listen to music, watch videos, play games and access a host of other applications. Software for the iPod touch is regularly updated, providing new or improved capabilities, so it is important to understand how to keep up with the changes. Learn how to update the iPod touch here.
Updating software wirelessly
You can update the iPod touch software over a Wi-Fi connection, provided that you are installing iOS 5 or above.
The device will normally restart once complete, after which the software will be fully up to date.
Updating software via iTunes
You can also update the iPod touch software via the iTunesR app on your computer or laptop.
Applications downloaded to your iPod Touch also frequently need updating, as manufacturers release new and improved versions. You can also complete this process wirelessly. Connect your iPod touch to a Wi-Fi source, and then tap the App store icon. Tap the Updates button at the bottom right-hand side of the screen. You can either install all available updates or one at a time. You will not normally need to restart the device, but you will be unable to use the updated apps until the process has been fully completed.