How to Install iPhone Drivers Windows 10 Simple 2 Methods

How to install Windows 10 PC users never had to manually install iPhone drivers to backup or synchronize the iPhone on a Windows 10 PC using iTunes. As recently we have published article on How To Make Windows 10 Bootable USB.

This seems to have changed with the store version of the iTunes application for Windows 10. Users who have installed the iTunes application from the Windows Store appear to be receiving a “driver not installed” error when the iPhone is connected to the PC.

It seems that the iTunes version of the store (see how to download Apple iTunes without the store) does not automatically install the necessary iPhone drivers (USB device driver) during installation. If you also receive the “driver not installed” error in iTunes for iPhone, you can manually install the necessary iPhone drivers with ease.

We can use the Windows update service in Windows 10 to download and install the correct iPhone drivers for Windows 10.

Method 1 of 2

Install iPhone drivers in Windows 10

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to the Windows 10 PC and start iTunes.

Step 2: When you receive the “driver not installed” error, navigate to Windows 10 Configurations application> Update and security > Windows update. Click on Search for updates button to automatically download and install iPhone drivers. Windows Update will download and install two small drivers.

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Once the necessary drivers are installed, you can close and then start the iTunes application. iTunes should now detect your iPhone without the “driver not installed” error.

Method 2 of 2

Install iPhone driver in Windows 10

Step 1: Open Device Manager by right click on the Start button on the taskbar and then clicking on the Device administrator option.

Step 2: In the Device Manager window, look for Portable devices (your iPhone must be connected to your PC). Expand Portable devices entry to see the entry of the Apple iPhone. The right button of the mouse in the iPhone entry and then click Update Driver option.

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Step 3: In the resulting dialog, click Automatically search for updated driver software option. Windows 10 will automatically download and install the necessary drivers for your iPhone.

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