You can use i Tunes to install i OS 10, should you prefer the more traditional approach to installing updates.Connect your i OS device to your computer using the Lightning cable and open i Tunes. You can now download i OS 9 on your i Phone, i Pad or i Pod Touch.The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system will run on any i Device from 2011 or later.If you want to keep access to them on your i Pad, you can copy them to a cloud storage solution like Dropbox. Read: Tips on Freeing Up Storage Space on the i Pad If your i Pad is below 50% battery life, you will not be able to upgrade the i Pad without plugging it into a power source.Connecting it to a computer is fine, but the best way to charge up the i Pad is to use the AC adapter that came with the tablet and connect it directly to a wall outlet.That means if you have an i Phone 4S or later, an i Pad 2 or later, or a fifth- or sixth-generation i Pod Touch, you are good to go.
When you tap on an app that is in the 'waiting to download' stage, the i Pad will try to download it.
But you still may need up to 2 GB of free space to swap out the operating system, so if you are running close to the edge in terms of space, you won't see the option to download.
Instead, you'll see a link to your i Pad's usage.
On Tuesday Apple released i OS 10, the company's newest mobile operating system for i OS devices.
The update includes a wide range of new features, improving upon i Message by adding apps, a revamped Music app, new Control Center panels, Siri apps and plenty more hidden features.