In this article, we have discussed the ways using which you can update the carrier settings on your iOS device.Carrier settings play a crucial role in the maintenance of cellular network proximity and efficeintworkflow of your networks. Your iOS device might display a pop-up window asking to update carrier settings. However, if you are wondering what carrier settings is and how to update them, you can follow this article to the end.

 So, let’s proceed further to thesteps toupdate carrier settings on an iOS device.

How to Updating iPhone Carrier Settings Automatically?

Updating iPhone settings is easy and straightforward.To automatically update the carrier settings on your iOS device, all you need to do is simply tap on the “Update” option appearing in the prompt window on your device’s screen whenever a new Carrier Settings update is available. Upon tapping the “Update” button, the most recent carrier settings will be downloaded and implemented to your smartphone. After that, you just need to reboot your iPhone. That’s it. While you are updating the Carrie Settings, ensure that your iOS device is connected to a Wi-fi network.

In case, you don’t want to update the settings to be updated immediately, you can postpone the process by taping on theoption “Not Now.”

How to Update iPhone Carrier Settings Manually?

Before you proceed further with the steps to update carrier settings manually, you need to ensure that you have inserted a new Sim card to your handset or your iOS device is connected to a cellular or Wi-Fi network. Further, follow the instructions listed below to update the carrier settings manually:

  1. Launch Settings on your iOS device.
  2. Click on General in the settings.
  3. Now, head over to the“About” section on your iOS device.
  4. On scrolling below, the option“Carrier” will be visible to you. You need to click on it and in case there’s any new update available, a prompt window will be displayed to you suggesting you to update your carrier settings. You can use this prompt window to update the setting directly from here only.In case, there’s no new update available, the screen will display themost recent update’s version number or installed settings.
  5. Furthermore, if you want to know the additional information regarding the carrier settings, tap on the version number appearing next to the carrier button. That’s it.

So, these were the steps to update carrier settings on your iOS device, manually.