Yesterday Apple released iOS 14.5.1 for the iPhone. Meanwhile, iPadOS 14.5.1 appeared. The update doesn’t include major new features, but it does include bug fixes and security updates.
iOS 14.5.1: What’s new?
IOS 14.5.1 comes just one week after the big release IOS 14.5 update Figured out. One of the main new features of 14.5, apptrackingtransparantie, It doesn’t seem to be working properly. In some cases, people weren’t offered new pop-ups asking apps to let you track them. iOS 14.5.1 solves this problem. Apple puts it as follows in its release notes:
This update addresses an issue with app tracking transparency where some users who previously turned off Allow tracking requests from apps in Settings may not receive prompts from apps after restarting the option. This update also contains important security updates and is recommended for all users. “
Download iOS and iPadOS 14.5.1
OS 14.5.1 and iPadOS 14.5.1 are free to download. Sometime over the next few days, the red update bubble will automatically appear in the Settings app, but you can actually download the update yourself.
You can download and install iOS and iPadOS 14.5 via “Settings> General> Software Update”. Make sure that you are connected to Wi-Fi and your battery is sufficiently charged, or that your iPhone or iPad is connected to power.
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