Apple Rolls Out Mac OS X 10.6.5 Update
Update for Mac systems running on Snow Leopard has arrived. Say goodbye to bugs and say hello to more improvements.
Good news! For those who have Mac systems running Snow Leopard, Apple have early gifts for you, a Mac OS X 10.6.5 software update. This updates fixes bugs and level-up the performance of both Snow Leopard and MobileMe. Just a word of advice, before you do the update, back-up your files.
The new Mac OS X 10.5.6 update provides solutions to problems connected with printing, Microsoft Exchange compatibility and graphic drivers. This could be very useful since there are many games being released these days for the Mac platform.
Here’s a quick look of tweaks and improvements found on the Mac OS X 10.6.5 Update listed by Techtree:
– Improves reliability with Microsoft Exchange servers.
– Addresses performance of some image-processing operations in iPhoto and Aperture.
– Addresses stability and performance of graphics applications and games.
– Resolves a delay between print jobs.
– Addresses a printing issue for some HP printers connected to an AirPort Extreme.
– Resolves an issue when dragging contacts from Address Book to iCal.
– Addresses an issue in which dragging an item from a stack causes the Dock to not automatically hide.
– Resolves an issue in which Wikipedia information may not display correctly in Dictionary.
– Improves performance of MainStage on certain Macs.
– Resolves spacing issues with OpenType fonts.
– Improves reliability with some Bluetooth braille displays.
– Resolves a VoiceOver issue when browsing some websites with Safari 5.
– Improves Bluetooth pairing with Magic Trackpad.
– Resolves performance issues with third-party displays that use InstaPort technology.
– Add SSL support for transferring files with iDisk.
– Resolves an issue when opening 4-up Photo Booth pictures in Preview.
– Addresses keyboard responsiveness issues in the Dock when Spaces is turned on.
– Resolves an issue syncing Address Book with Google.
– Fixes an issue when replying to a Mail message sent by a person whose name contains certain special characters .
– Improves performance for users bound to an Active Directory domain.
– Improves reliability of Ethernet connections.
– Systems with a Mac Pro RAID Card (Early 2009) installed can now be put to sleep. For more information, see Mac Pro RAID Card (Early 2009): Enabling system sleep.
– Improves reliability of fibre channel connections, resolving a potential Xsan volume availability issue.
– Adds RAW image compatibility for additional digital cameras.