How to Update All Apps on iPhone Quickly (2023)

If you're asking yourself, "How do I update all my apps at once on my iPhone," you can learn by following these simple steps.

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iPhone app developers release updates from time to time, whether it be to fix bugs or add new features. If you're wondering, "how do I get updates for my apps?" there are two answers. You can change your settings to update apps automatically, or you can check which updates are available for your apps and download them manually. Let's learn how to quickly update apps all at once on your iPhone. 

Related: How to See Which of Your Apps Will No Longer Have Updates Available on iPhone

How to Quickly Update All Apps on iPhone

Before you begin, make sure your iPhone is updated to iOS 15, and that all of your devices are signed in with the same Apple ID. Also check out our article on deleting app folders on an iPhone

  1. Open the App Store.

  2. Tap your profile icon at the top of the page.

  3. The apps you need to update will be listed under Available Updates or Upcoming Automatic Updates. Update all your apps at once by tapping Update All.

  4. Tap Done when you're finished.

All the apps that you chose to update will download their updates, and you'll be good to go! Now that you know how to update all your apps at once, read our article on checking which apps use the most data on your iPhone. To me, this is by far the most convenient way to keep your apps up-to-date, however, if you decide you don't like having your apps automatically update, you can also go back to updating your iPhone apps manually. 

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Conner Carey's writing can be found at She is currently writing a book, creating lots of content, and writing poetry via @conpoet on Instagram. She lives in an RV full-time with her mom, Jan and dog, Jodi as they slow-travel around the country.