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My carrier ( updated their carrier settings (from 12.0 to 12.1) recently. Normally I should be able to update by going to

Tap Settings > General > About. If an update is available, a prompt will appear.

However this prompt does not appear. I know of other people that have seen this update immediately after release. Is there any other way to force this update?

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