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apps will not update

by lindagruchaczjudiciary / May 28, 2013 5:09 AM PDT

My apps will not update on iphone or ipad. Cannot install new ones

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Gottta wonder .....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / May 28, 2013 5:41 AM PDT
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Which model iPhone/iPad and iOS are you using ?? If you have an older model, you may not be able to update some apps.

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(NT) Iphone 4 all software updates were successful. Up to ios 6.
by lindagruchaczjudiciary / May 28, 2013 11:29 PM PDT
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Just a thought.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 28, 2013 5:18 AM PDT
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Did you try the old remove the old before trying to install the new method?

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update on apps
by lindagruchaczjudiciary / May 28, 2013 11:30 PM PDT
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I did not delete anything as I am unable to install anything new.
I click update, put in PW, it says installing and then one by one they all go back to original "update" screen

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(NT) So why not try the old fashioned remove then install?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 28, 2013 11:37 PM PDT
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