Install Device Software Update - Nokia Lumia Icon

Note Caution:

  • Battery level requirements:
    • minimum of 40% (not charging)
    • minimum of 20% (while charging)
  • A system update won't be received while roaming.

Note Notes:

  • A system update can also be done over a Wi-Fi network.
  • If prompted to update the device, follow the on-screen instructions to download/install the update.
  • For info on updating from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10, refer to the How to Get Windows 10 website.

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left to display the apps list.
    Note Alternatively, tap All apps All Apps icon (located in the lower-right; may require scrolling to the bottom).
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Update & security.
  4. Tap Phone update.
  5. Tap Check for updates.
    Note Depending upon selected settings, an available update may download automatically.
  6. Tap Advanced options.
  7. Tap the "Choose how updates are installed" Dropdown menu and select from the following:
    • Automatic (recommended)
    • Notify to reschedule restart