Apple® iPhone® - App Updates

Note Notes:

  • An Apple ID must be created to use the App Store.
  • For assistance with retrieving or changing Apple ID passwords, refer to If you forgot your Apple ID password.
  • The info below applies to the following models:
    • iPhone X / XS / XS Max / XR 
    • iPhone 8 / 8 Plus
    • iPhone 7 / 7 Plus
    • iPhone SE
    • iPhone 6 / 6 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus
    • iPhone 5 / 5c / 5s
    • iPhone 4 / 4s


  1. From the Home screen, tap App Store App store icon.
    Note If prompted, tap Use Existing Apple ID then enter the Apple ID and password and tap OK.
  2. Tap Updates (lower-right).
    Note If an app update is available, a number may be present.
  3. If an update is available, tap Update All.
  4. If prompted, enter the Apple ID and password then tap OK.
    Note The Apple ID is the email address associated with the account.