Keeping the brightwheel app updated to the lastest version is an important step to make sure that each device is using the most secure version of brightwheel and has access to all of the latest features and updates.

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Updating iOS Devices

On iOS (Apple) devices, like iPhones and iPads, the brightwheel app can be manually updated or subscribed for automatic updates any time a new version is released. For more information, see Apple Support's guide to How to Update Apps on your Apple Device.

brightwheel is compatible with all Apple devices using iOS 10 or higher. Keep in mind that older devices running iOS 9 or below won't be compatible with brightwheel.

Manually Update iOS App

  1. Open the App Store on the device

  2. Tap your profile icon at the top

  3. Tap Update next to brightwheel to update the brightwheel app, or Update All to download all available updates

Enable Automatic App Updates

  1. Open Settings

  2. Tap on App Store

  3. Locate the Automatic Downloads section

  4. Use the toggle to turn on App Updates

Updating Android Devices

Android apps can be updated manually, or set up for automatic updates to be downloaded each time a new version is released. For more information, see Android's guide to Update your Android Apps.

Manually Update Android App

  1. Open the Google Play Store app

  2. At the top right, tap the profile icon

  3. Tap Manage apps & device. Apps with an update available will be labeled Update available

  4. Tap Update for brightwheel

Update Android Apps Automatically

  1. Open the Google Play Store app

  2. At the top right, tap the profile icon

  3. Tap Settings > Network Preferences > Auto-update apps

  4. Select whether apps should update using either WiFi or data, or WiFi only

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