How to fix "iPhone apps are not downloaded or updated" - Solution

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To find a solution to this error, you can apply various methods. Since some internal processes in work operating iOS, block downloading and updating. But if you try one of the tips we offer you today, you will surely be able to solve this problem.

Apple allows us to apply several methods to troubleshoot before calling for support. We have already seen that it is possible to repair our mobile devices without having to take extreme measures. Unless another solution is possible and you can for example try updating applications from a PC with iTunes.



How to fix apps on my iPhone

We will tell you the first trick or method you should perform so that you can correct My iPhone apps are not downloading or updating. And that is, check your internet connection and Apple ID, this is an essential requirement if you want to download or update an application. You must have a data or Wi-Fi connection.

You need to verify that the Use mobile data option is activated and on this same screen you can see if you are logged in with your Apple ID. Another option you can check is that you don't have activated le restrictions. To check this, go to Settings, then to General and finally select the Restrictions option.

Here you have to find if the app installation restriction is activated, if so you have to deactivate it immediately, this is what is causing the current failure. If this option is disabled and the problem persists, try close and log in back to the App Store. This, while it may seem silly and simple, sometimes fixes this flaw.


To do this go to Settings, then look for the iTunes option and then App Store, here look for and select Apple ID and finally choose Exit. Now the next step is to restart the session, for this we click on Apple ID. Next is Login and you need to enter your credentials.


Other solutions to fix my iPhone apps won't download or update

There is another cause that does not allow you to download or update applications on your mobile and it is the lack of storage space.

To be able to check this, you need to go to Settings, then search for the General option and then iPhone Storage. If you don't have enough space, you'll need to delete another application to be able to install a new one or update it.

If you have an app that you don't want to update, try deleting this app and reinstalling it. But remember that if it's a game and it doesn't sync from the cloud, you will lose your progress. Another option that might work is clearing the App Store cache, to do this you need to do the following.


Log in in the App Store and then press any button on the bottom bar 10 times, after doing it correctly. The app will restart and then show you the main screen, this should fix the problem, if not, you can try the following.

You need to restart the iPhone and update it, to do this press the side buttonuntil the shutdown warning appears on the screen and confirm it.

When it turns off, press the side button again until it turns on. If this doesn't fix you will have to apply a drastic method and that is to factory reset the iPhone.


We recommend the latter method as a last resort before contacting Apple Support. And so in this way we finish this tutorial which will teach you how to fix the my iPhone Applications are not downloaded or updated - Solution.


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