If you’re not quite sure what you’re doing, the Whited00r team has even provided a simple step-by-step guide to get you going.
One of the best alternative ways of managing the i Pod without i Tunes is installing the software Amarok.
A media device plug-in is required to use the application.
So if the update isn't showing up for you directly on your device and you just can't wait any longer to update, follow along to update the old fashioned way using i Tunes.
You'll need to make sure your device is capable of running i OS 6.
The following message is going to specify the 2 methods for you in 2 parts.