Apple® iPad® - Update Carrier Settings

Note Notes:

  • Carrier settings updates are small files that are installed on iOS devices; having the most up to date carrier settings is recommended for proper functionality of your device.
  • Carrier settings include updates to Access Point Names (APNs), Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) settings, features such as tethering or default apps such as Stocks, Maps, and Weather.
  • For more info, refer to iOS: Updating Your Carrier Settings.


  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > General.
  2. Tap About.
    Note If a carrier settings update is available, you're presented with an option to update.