News Updated: After updating to iOS 10 public beta some twitter posts show that “cannot download and update app on AppStore“, and this issue is affecting many popular apps, such as Pokemon Go and Snapchat. And people guessed that it is because of the server issues of AppStore.
After updating to new iOS system on your iPhone 6/6s, or iPad/iPod touch, you might face the problems just like the below users said:
”My App Store has two applications that need to update but the update never completes. Also, my phone hasn’t backed up since the iOS 9.3 update. Is there a fix. from iPhone 6s, iOS 9.3.5”
“I am trying to download subway surfers from the cloud but when I touch the cloud, it just spins the circle and goes back to a cloud, iPod touch, iOS 9.3.4”
Actually, this is one of common iOS problems you may meet on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. And many sites have offered the fixes on this iPhone apps won’t update problems. Now let’s follow the tips below to fix this problem.
6 Tips to Fix iPhone 6/6s Apps Won’t Download and Update
Tip 1. Check Network connection
Make sure your iPhone to be connected to stable WiFi or cellular data network. And you should turn off “Airplane Mode”. If you don’t use Wi-Fi, open “Cellular “ menu and make sure it is turned on. If you use WiFi, just check whether it is be correctly connected with your router. In addition, the router should work normally and be connected to the Internet.
Tip 2. Check Apple ID
Make sure you are using the correct Apple ID to download and update apps on your iPhone 6/6s, especially when you have multiple IDs.
Tip 3. Restart App Store
Your Apps downloading may be frozen and stopped. So double press your Home button to turn off your App Store and re-open it and go to iPhone apps updating.
Tip 4. Restart or Force Restart Your iPhone 6/6s (Plus)
Just turn off your iPhone and then turn on by holding Power button. Or have a hard restart by holding both Sleep/Power and Home bottoms.
After Restart, now try to open your App store and re-download the updates on your iPhone 6/6s.
Tip 5. Delete iPhone Apps and Re-Download
Before do this, you should know all apps data will be deleted. If you don’t want this happen, jump to the next tip.
Tip 6. Update to Latest iOS
If your iPhone now is working in iOS 9 or iOS 9.1/9.2/9.3, you can choose to update to iOS 9.3.5 or recently released iOS update (It was said that the new iOS 10 will be released in 7th of this September), which may contains some fixes to solve your”won’t update issue”.
Tip 7. Apple AppStore Sever Problem – Wait….
Sometimes the problem is not on your side, but Apple AppStore itself. So just wait for Apple gives you the solution. Normally, this issue can be quickly fixed in a few days.
The above are only some basic tips to fix iPhone apps can’t be downloaded and updated. If you have some ideas, just post your comment below to share with us.
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