How To Turn On Automatic Updates for Your iPad or iPhone

This article describes how to enable automatic updates for your iPad or iPhone.  Your device can update automatically overnight while it’s charging.  Please note that some updates might still need to be installed manually.

 Here’s how to turn on automatic updates:

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update -> Automatic Updates

2. Turn on the option for “Download iPadOS Updates,” and the option for “Install iPadOS Updates.”