Unenroll Your Devices

to Stop Receiving Public Betas

When your device is enrolled in the Apple Beta Software Program, you will automatically receive new versions of the public beta. At any time, you may unenroll your device so that it no longer receives these updates.


1

Open Software Update in System Preferences.

Launch System Preferences, and select the Software Update icon.


2

Unenroll your Mac.

Click the 'Details…' button below 'This Mac is enrolled in the Apple Beta Software Program.'


3

Confirm Your Change.

A dialog will appear asking if you would like to restore your default update settings. Choose 'Restore Defaults', and your Mac will no longer receive public betas. When the next commercial version of macOS is released, you can install it from Software Update in System Preferences.


How do I restore a prior release of macOS?

To go back to a prior release of macOS, you can restore your Mac from the Time Machine backup that you created before installing the public beta.
1

Open your Profiles

To stop receiving the iOS public betas, follow the instructions below to remove the iOS Beta Software Profile. Go to Settings > General > Profiles and tap the iOS Beta Software Profile that appears.


2

Delete the iOS Beta Software Profile

Tap Delete Profile. If asked, enter your device passcode, then tap Delete. Once the profile is deleted, your iOS device will no longer receive iOS public betas. When the next commercial version of iOS is released, you can install it from Software Update.


How do I restore a prior release of iOS?

To go back to a prior release of iOS, you can restore your iOS device from the iTunes backup that you created before installing the public beta.
1

Go to Settings.

To stop receiving the tvOS public betas, go to Settings > System > Software Update > and turn off Get Public Beta Updates.


2

Wait for next tvOS release.

Once your setting has changed, your Apple TV will no longer receive tvOS public betas. When the next commercial version of tvOS is released, it will automatically install if you have Automatic Software Update turned on. Or, you can install it from Settings > System > Software Updates > Update Software.


How do I leave the program?

To leave the Apple Beta Software Program, you must first sign in, then click the Leave Program link. If you leave, you will stop receiving emails about the Apple Beta Software Program and will no longer be able to submit feedback with Feedback Assistant.

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