We are a few short days away from Apple’s iOS 11 release (the exact date has not yet been announced). This release is a big upgrade for the iPad and will bring improved iOS multitasking and organizational features. In addition, the iOS interface will look different and utilize new multitasking gestures to navigate the iPad.
The iOS 11 update is compatible with the following iPads:
Some iOS 11 features that you will immediately notice include:
Before downloading and updating to iOS 11, we recommend backing up the data on your device.
To do this go to Settings > Apple ID > iCloud > Back Up Now
Because devices are unable to be used during the installation process, we ask that families download and install the update outside of school hours. If your student has issues with the update process or needs help navigating the new iOS 11 interface, please contact Mr. Dale Beachy.