Yesterday, Apple launched iOS 17.4.1 and iPadOS 17.4.1, which are minor updates for iPhone and iPad. They work to fix bugs and improve security on devices, and the new update comes approximately two weeks after the release of iOS 17.4 and iPadOS 17.4. Although Apple does not mention much about the changes made in this update, many users report that many problems have been solved, including communications problems, and others.

From, iOS 17.4.1 update icon displayed on a colored background, Security feature.

For users still using iOS 16, Apple has also released a security update for iOS 16.7.7. According to Apple, the iOS 17.4.1 update includes important security updates and bug fixes.

The iOS 17.4.1 operating system will be available on compatible iPhone devices starting with the second generation iPhone SE, iPhone XR and iPad Pro 15-inch and up to the fifth generation iPad Pro 17.4.1-inch.

What's new in iOS 17.4.1, according to Apple

  • This update provides important bug fixes and security updates, and is recommended for all users.

Before updating, make sure to take a backup copy of the contents of your device, whether on iCloud or on the iTunes application

To update your device, take the following steps ...


Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update, it will show you that an update is available.


You can click on Learn more to view the update details


To download the update, you must connect to Wi-Fi. It is preferable to connect your device to the charger, then press the “Update Now” button.

From, an alert on the iPhone screen showing a system update message from Apple in Arabic

The passcode entry screen will appear.

You may see the Terms and Conditions screen, accept them.

From, screenshot, Arabic text of terms and conditions.


After the update is finished, the device will restart. After several steps, the update will be completed.

Will you update immediately? Did this update solve any problem you had in iOS 17, and what problems do you face with the Apple system now? Tell us in the comments

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