Method to Fix Unable to Download iOS 12 Beta OTA (Over the Air) on iPhone

Are you unable to download iOS 12 Beta 1 on your iPhone 8 Plus, 8, 6S, 6 Plus, iPhone X, iPad Mini, iPhone 5S or iPad Air? This might be due to certain reasons. We have shared the most common issue behind this problem and how you can easily fix it.

Fix Unable to Download iOS 12 Beta OTA

iOS 12 beta is just released and it has excited lot of iPhone owners. The reason is obvious: new iOS, new features. However, as with most of the beta releases, lot of bugs are expected in this iOS 12 version.

Those readers who already have registered Apple developer accounts, can easily download iOS 12 beta using OTA or over the air update. If you are also one of them and now unable to download iOS 12 beta using OTA or over the air update, then worry not.

How to Fix Unable to Download iOS 12 Beta OTA (Over the Air) on iPhone

The problem causing this issue is temporary. We have put together the issue causing this unable to download iOS 12 beta using OTA and their solutions.

Fix # 1: Check your Internet Connection

Most probably, your iPhone was unable to download iOS 12 beta update over the air or OTA because of slow internet connection. Please note that iOS 12 is major update, so it must be over 1 GB in size.

You will need good internet connection to download it. To fix the problem, connect your iPhone to some good speed internet connection and try again.

Fix # 2: Delete Beta Profile

If you are sure that internet connection is not the issue causing this problem of unable to download iOS 12 beta using OTA, then try deleting the beta profile and add it again. To do so, follow the steps below:

  1. Open settings app.
  2. Go to General.
  3. There scroll down until you see Profile.
  4. Tap on that and then go to Beta Software Profile.
  5. Tap on Delete profile.
  6. Now restart your iPhone.
  7. Once it is rebooted, go back to Apple developer account center and add the beta profile again.
  8. Try downloading the iOS 12 beta using OTA again.
  9. Hopefully, you will be able to download without any problem now.

By following these methods, you will be able to get rid of unable to download iOS 12 beta using OTA. If it still persists, let us know.

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