Moreover, to install iOS 11.2 Beta 1 this way, you won’t need to use the developer account.
Update: Unfortunately, the link we provided in the article has already been taken down. Those who are looking forward towards using iOS 11.2 beta will have to wait some more. We will, of course, update the post, should the configuration file pop out somewhere else.
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Apple’s new beta for iPhone, iPad, and iPod devices was released yesterday to developers who have an account on Apple Developer Program platform. As usual, it is expected that Apple will release the iOS 11.2 beta 1 to the public testers who are registered on Apple Beta Software Program platform in a few days. For those who are impatient and eager to test the beta for Apple’s iOS 11.2, here’s how to install iOS 11.2 Beta 1 on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch without being registered on one of the two portals.
Step 1: Download The Necessary Configuration Profile
Before you install iOS 11.2 Beta 1, you have to get Apple’s “iOS Beta Software Profile” for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. Launch Safari on your iPhone or iPad and go here. You will need to download the configuration profile which is necessary for downloading the iOS 11.2 beta 1 OTA update.
Step 2: Download The File
When you get prompted “On which device would you like to install this profile?”, Choose iPhone if you want to install on your iPhone device, and iPad if you want to test iOS 11.2 Beta 1 on your iPad. After the profile gets downloaded, follow the instructions and tap “Install” button in order to finalize the installation.
Step 3: Restart your device
Once the configuration profile is downloaded and installed successfully, reboot your device. If your iPhone or iPad prompts you to reboot the device, allow it.
Step 4: Change the settings and install iOS 11.2 beta 1
When your system is back up, navigate to Settings, go to General, tap Software Update and be patient until “iOS 11.2 Developer beta” OTA update to display on your screen. Tap “Download and Install” button to install iOS 11.2 beta 1 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch device.
This is how to install iOS 11.2 beta 1 on your compatible device. If you are not a developer and you don’t want to wait for the public release of iOS 11.2 beta 1, this is how you can quickly download and install it.Did you try updating your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch? Let us know in the comments.