Apple has released the iOS 11 public beta 5 on iPhone and iPad. If your device is compatible with iOS 11, you will be able to download this public beta 5. Given the excellent features of iOS 11, you would certainly like to use this public beta on your device. Users have already begun to appreciate features like Dark Mode, customized Control Center, P2P money transfer etc. Apple first introduced developer beta and therefore, common users were not able to download iOS 11. But now it is a public beta and therefore you can download and install iOS 11 public beta 5 on your iPhone or iPad.
Like developer beta, you need to sign up for the public beta and register your iOS device to download and install iOS 11 public beta 5. Before you go ahead, it is recommended that you take full backup of your iPhone or iPad. It is also advisable to use a secondary device as this public beta may affect your primary device with bugs and spoil your user experience.
Note: If your iOS device is already running on public beta then you will be able to install the third iOS 11 Public beta easily. Open Settings app on your iPhone or iPad → General → Software Updates and then download new iOS Public beta 5.
How to Install iOS 11 Public Beta 5 on iPhone and iPad
How to Sign up for iOS 11 Public Beta 5
Step #1: Launch Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad and open Apple Public Beta web page.
Step #2: Scroll down and tap on Sign Up button.
Step #3: Here, you need to use your Apple ID and password to sign up the Apple Public Beta program.
Step #4: If you have set up two-step verification on your Apple ID, Apple will send a six-digit verification code on your iPhone and you need to enter that code. After entering the code, hit the Continue button.
Step #5: You are now landed on Agreement screen; scroll down and tap on Accept button.
Step #6: This will take you to the Guide for Public Betas screen; scroll down again and tap on ‘enrol your iOS device link’, which is under Get Started section.
Step #7: When you reach ‘Enroll Your Devices to Get Public Beta Software’, scroll down and tap Download profile button.
Step #8: A pop-up appears on the screen with a text: This website is trying to open Settings to show you a configuration profile. Do you want to allow this?
Tap on Allow button.
Step #9: You are on Install Profile screen; tap on Install from the top right corner of your phone screen.
Step #10: Enter your iPhone screen lock passcode you might have set up earlier.
Step #11: On Consent screen, you need to tap on Install again.
Step #12: Tap on Install once more when a menu swipes up.
Step #13: You will be prompted to restart your device. Tap on Restart.
How to Install iOS 11 Public Beta 5 Software on iPhone and iPad
Step #1: Once your iOS device is rebooted, launch Settings→ General→ Software Update.
Step #2: Tap on Download and Install.
Step #3: You are landed on Terms & Conditions screen; you need to tap on Agree from the bottom right corner.
Step #4: To initiate installation, tap on Install Now (you can do this once download process is finished).
It is done!
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