iOS 14.0.1 and iPadOS 14.0.1 Released with Bug Fixes
Apple has released iOS 14.0.1 and iPadOS 14.0.1 to all eligible users. The update includes bug fixes and is the first to be released for iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, making it a recommended update for all users who are running the latest generation of system software on their devices.
Specifically, iOS 14.0.1 and iPadOS 14.0.1 aim to fix wi-fi issues reported by some users, an issue where changes to default web browser and email apps would reset, a problem with iPhone 7 series cameras not working, a resolution to an issue where email could not send with some email providers, and a fix for the news widget. The full release notes for iOS and iPadOS 14.0.1 are available below.
Additionally, Apple also released MacOS Catalina 10.15.7, and Security Update 2020-005 for Mojave and High Sierra, along with minor bug fixes for watchOS 7.0.1 and tvOS 14.0.1.
How to Download & Install iOS 14.0.1 or iPadOS 14.0.1 Update
Always backup the iPhone or iPad to iCloud, iTunes, or a computer, before installing any system software update to iOS or ipadOS.
- Open the “Settings” app on iPhone or iPad
- Go to “General”, then to “Software Update”
- Choose “Download & Install” when iOS 14.0.1 or iPadOS 14.0.1 shows as available to update
As usual, the device will require a reboot to complete installation.
Another update option is to install iOS 14.0.1 and iPadOS 14.0.1 with a computer by using iTunes or Finder.
Advanced users can go a step further and choose to update manually by using IPSW firmware files as well.
iOS 14.0.1 IPSW Direct Download Links
iPadOS 14.0.1 IPSW Direct Download Links
iOS 14.0.1 Release Notes
Release notes accompanying iOS 14.0.1 are as follows, the release notes for iPadOS 14.0.1 are mostly the same except for the sections on iPhone and Deep Fusion:
This update includes bug fixes for your iPhone.
– Fixes an issue that could cause default browser and mail settings to reset after restarting your iPhone
– Addresses an issue that could prevent camera previews from displaying on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
– Fixes an issue that could prevent your iPhone from connecting to Wi-Fi networks
– Resolves an issue that could prevent sending email with some mail providers
– Addresses an issue that could prevent images from appearing in the News widget
For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT201222
Additionally, Apple has also released tvOS 14.0.1 for Apple TV, watchOS 7.0.1 for Apple Watch, and for Mac users there is MacOS Catalina 10.15.7, and Security Update 2020-005 for Mojave and High Sierra.