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    Default Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    Hi folks. I would like to go back to the regular iOS version when the final release comes out in a few days. How do I jump ship without restoring my iPhone and losing data?

    Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    The last beta prior to release is generally the same build number as the final release. You shouldn't have to do anything except remove the beta profile.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Phillips View Post
    The last beta prior to release is generally the same build number as the final release. You shouldn't have to do anything except remove the beta profile.
    So do I remove the beta profile now or wait for the final release?

    And once I have removed the beta profile, will I automatically get the normal updates as and when they come out for the public version?
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    Quote Originally Posted by iwicked View Post
    So do I remove the beta profile now or wait for the final release?

    And once I have removed the beta profile, will I automatically get the normal updates as and when they come out for the public version?
    I would keep the profile just in case Apple pushes out another beta version prior to launch. After final release go ahead and delete it, or you can keep testing future iOS 10 betas. If you remove the profile and another GM version is released with a newer build number it should let you download OTA.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Phillips View Post
    I would keep the profile just in case Apple pushes out another beta version prior to launch. After final release go ahead and delete it, or you can keep testing future iOS 10 betas. If you remove the profile and another GM version is released with a newer build number it should let you download OTA.
    That is a relief. Thank you so much! Indeed, I will stick with the beta profile until final release.

    I had run the iOS 9 beta as well last year but couldn't remember how I got back to the public version lol.
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    Glad I could help
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    So if you delete the beta profile you're back on the same update cycle as everyone else not using beta? This is one of the things that stopped me from trying iOS 10 is thinking I had to restore my iPhone later on or I'd be stuck with betas in the future.
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    Quote Originally Posted by THoAddict01 View Post
    So if you delete the beta profile you're back on the same update cycle as everyone else not using beta? This is one of the things that stopped me from trying iOS 10 is thinking I had to restore my iPhone later on or I'd be stuck with betas in the future.
    Correct.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Phillips View Post
    Correct.
    Thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by THoAddict01 View Post
    Thanks!
    You're welcome
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    So I have removed the public beta profile. I suppose I won't get the update for the general release of iOS 10 today since I'm already on iOS 10 beta.

    When can I expect to receive update from the normal cycle?
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    Quote Originally Posted by iwicked View Post
    So I have removed the public beta profile. I suppose I won't get the update for the general release of iOS 10 today since I'm already on iOS 10 beta.

    When can I expect to receive update from the normal cycle?
    It's hard to say. Outside of the usual fall release Apple pushes updates as needed.
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    Default Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    I received a little nugget of information that I can not disclose where it came from but its a good source. I was told that iphone 7 will be available starting the 9th (Pre-Order) as the person who told me is preparing staffing needs for the new release device.

    Pre-Order September 9
    In stores September 16
    Last edited by lightning8888; 09-09-2016 at 05:18 AM.
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    Default Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    Quote Originally Posted by lightning8888 View Post
    I received a little nugget of information that I can not disclose where it came from but its a good source. I was told that iphone 7 will be available starting the 9th as the person who told me is preparing staffing needs for the new release device.
    There's just no way Apple is going to release the iPhone 7 on the 9th. Will they begin preorders on the 9th? Absolutely. Retailers would need to have inventory in stock already to be prepared for a Friday release.

    It's a nice thought but I just don't see it happening.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Phillips View Post
    It's hard to say. Outside of the usual fall release Apple pushes updates as needed.
    That's alright. I meant that whenever Apple releases the next update for iOS 10 l, I should be getting it now that I've removed beta profile?
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    So I just want to make sure we should remove the beta profile now?
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    Quote Originally Posted by COMMISSIONERHBK9 View Post
    So I just want to make sure we should remove the beta profile now?
    Yes, if you want to opt out of the beta programme and get regular updates.
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    Will the Dev Beta Profile continue to receive updates like the Public Beta Profile does, even after the final one for the general Public has been released?
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    Quote Originally Posted by L0cke View Post
    Will the Dev Beta Profile continue to receive updates like the Public Beta Profile does, even after the final one for the general Public has been released?
    As long as the beta profile is installed AND Apple pushes out updates then yes, you'll receive them.
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    Could someone please walk me through the process of deleting the beta profile. Definitely want to go that route versus restoring iOS 9.

    Thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nursedad View Post
    Could someone please walk me through the process of deleting the beta profile. Definitely want to go that route versus restoring iOS 9.

    Thanks!
    Step 1: Launch the Settings app on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

    Step 2: Tap General and choose Profiles or Profiles & Device Management.

    Step 3: Under Configuration Profile(s), choose iOS Beta Software Profile.

    Step 4: Tap on the Delete Profile button, enter your device passcode (if enabled), and then choose Delete to confirm.
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    Default Re: Shifting from iOS 10 Public Beta to iOS 10 regular release

    Yep...I finally loaded Beta 10.0 to my phone last night, and am mildly impressed. Nothing seems to be earth shatteringly different, but more refined and more convenient. Overall, very nice. But, since the "genuine" 10.0 should be dropping shortly, I went online and deleted my Beta profile so that (hopefully) I'll start recieving update notifications like normal.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TLD1 View Post
    Yep...I finally loaded Beta 10.0 to my phone last night, and am mildly impressed. Nothing seems to be earth shatteringly different, but more refined and more convenient. Overall, very nice. But, since the "genuine" 10.0 should be dropping shortly, I went online and deleted my Beta profile so that (hopefully) I'll start recieving update notifications like normal.
    One more night and you could've had the public release lol. Overall I'm quite happy with iOS 10. Little bits of refinement here and there works pretty well. However, the biggest feature I was looking forward to was the "raise to wake". Really sad that it won't be coming to my iPhone 6.
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    Quote Originally Posted by iwicked View Post
    One more night and you could've had the public release lol. Overall I'm quite happy with iOS 10. Little bits of refinement here and there works pretty well. However, the biggest feature I was looking forward to was the "raise to wake". Really sad that it won't be coming to my iPhone 6.
    "Raise to wake"? I don't think that's functional on my Beta-ized 6s.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TLD1 View Post
    "Raise to wake"? I don't think that's functional on my Beta-ized 6s.
    It is

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