How to disable auto-update apps on iPhone and Mac
They write to us:
Some apps on iPhone and iPad won’t work on my devices after the update. What to do and how to solve the problem?
In the current situation, many app developers refuse to release updates for the Russian App Store. Some even block already downloaded programs and games.
In order not to be left without the necessary utilities and programs at one moment, some temporarily disable automatic updates.
How to turn off app updates on iPhone
▣ Go to Settings – App Store .
▣ Locate the Software Update switch and disable it.https://platform.twitter.com/embed/Tweet.html?creatorScreenName=Artyom%20Surovtsev&dnt=false&embedId=twitter-widget-0&features=eyJ0ZndfZXhwZXJpbWVudHNfY29va2llX2V4cGlyYXRpb24iOnsiYnVja2V0IjoxMjA5NjAwLCJ2ZXJzaW9uIjpudWxsfSwidGZ3X3NwYWNlX2NhcmQiOnsiYnVja2V0Ijoib2ZmIiwidmVyc2lvbiI6bnVsbH0sInRmd19zZW5zaXRpdmVfbWVkaWFfaW50ZXJzdGl0aWFsXzEzOTYzIjp7ImJ1Y2tldCI6ImNvbnRyb2wiLCJ2ZXJzaW9uIjo0fX0%3D&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1500455245490577413&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.iphones.ru%2FiNotes%2Fq%2Fkak-otklyuchit-avtoobnovlenie-prilozheniy-03-12-2022&sessionId=0fa813b6a07b7be03a01dd2bd1a633a93ab74c72&siteScreenName=iphones_ru&theme=light&widgetsVersion=940dd9ee54270%3A1649359550911&width=550px
After that, periodically visit the App Store, click on your profile icon and manually update the applications. Don’t forget to read the description of the updates first.
How to disable app updates on Mac
◉ Launch the App Store app .
◉ Go to the program settings and turn off the Automatic update option .
In this case, you should proceed in the same way: periodically launch the application store and manually update the programs by reading the description of the updates.
It seems that the situation will not improve in the near future. Better smoothly switch to standard iOS and macOS apps (email client, reminders, notes, browser).