Trying to install iOS 14 beta on your iPhone (or iPadOS 14 on iPad), but you’re finding the installation is stuck on “Preparing Update”? Luckily, this can be quickly resolved by forcing your device to restart the update.
Whenever you choose to update an iOS or iPadOS device, it downloads the update file from Apple’s servers first and then proceeds with the installation. Once the download is complete, the iPhone starts preparing for the update. Occasionally, this process gets stuck, and in such a situation you’ll have to redo the update process….