Updating ipod with itunes
Be patient as millions of other people are trying to update at the same time as you.If the update is available, then tap Download to download the update.A Backup Now button will become active after a brief moment, which you'll want to tap on.Make sure you're connected to Wi-Fi and have your i OS device charging.If you're not the type who wants to spend time troubleshooting issues, it's best to wait a few days after release to update. Apple will be releasing i OS 7 shortly and you likely are itching to move beyond i OS 6 and get your hands on this latest i OS release.While i OS 9 has been available as a public beta for the past few months, Apple plans on making it publicly .
And there's always the option of syncing your device to your computer with a cable.
The general rule of thumb here is, if your device is capable of running i OS 8, it'll run i OS 9.
You can check the version of i OS your device is currently running by launching the Settings app, then tapping on General followed by About and looking at the number on the Version line.
With an update incoming, now's a good time to perform a little routine maintenance on your i OS device.
Start by taking an inventory of the apps you have installed on your device and uninstalling anything you haven't used in the last couple of months.