1. deputy's Avatar
    Hey everyone,

    This is a paranoid and noob question, I realize, but here goes:

    I unlocked my iphone, and my older version of itunes had a box that i unchecked: "automatically check for updates"

    Now I updated my itunes, and the option is gone. It simply says it will check for a new update on ___ date.

    So, I'm a little paranoid. I assume when new firmware is released, it will always ask me if I want to proceed with an update before just doing it automatically, right?

    Thank ya'll,
    2008-05-20 11:08 AM
  2. screamforme02's Avatar
    yeh seeing im pretty sure its a against some law or rule of thumb for any thing to be downloaded and installed with out user consent. but i have the newest version of itunes and there is still an option to turn that off, in edit, prefrences,at the bottom uncheck atomaticaly check for updates
    Hey! A Restore Never Hurts It's True!
    2008-05-20 07:52 PM
  3. Poseidon79's Avatar
    It will always CHECK for updates but then it will notify you if one is available and get your permission to download and install it first.
    2008-05-20 07:53 PM