Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.4 update

Today Apple released an update for their desktop operating system, Mac OS X, simply known now as OS X. Today's update features numerous fixes from things such as the Calendar to improved support for networks. Apple is recommending that all users upgrade their computers to this update for the benefits that it offers. Jump past the break to read more.


Here's the full list of improvements:
  • Compatibility improvements when connecting to certain enterprise Wi-Fi networks
    • Microsoft Exchange compatibility improvements in Calendar
    • A fix for an issue that prevented FaceTime calls to non-U.S. phone numbers
    • A fix for an issue that may prevent scheduled sleep after using Boot Camp
    • Improves VoiceOver compatibility with text in PDF documents
    • Includes Safari 6.0.5, which improves stability for some websites with chat features and games
    • A fix for an issue that may cause iMessages to display out of order in Messages
    • Resolves an issue in which Calendars Birthdays may appear incorrectly in certain time zones
    • A fix for an issue that may prevent the desktop background picture from being preserved after restart
    • A fix for an issue that may prevent documents from being saved to a server using SMB
    • Addresses an issue that may prevent certain files from opening after copied to a volume named “Home"
    • A fix for an issue that may prevent changes to files made over NFS from displaying
    • Resolves an issue saving files to an Xsan volume from certain applications
    • Improves Active Directory log-in performance, especially for cached accounts or when using a .local domain
    • Improves OpenDirectory data replication
    • Improves 802.1X compatibility with ActiveDirectory networks
    • Improves compatibility when using mobile accounts
    There is additional information on this update on Apple's support page.