Sunday, November 24, 2013

NCC-Mac November 2013 Non-Meeting Non-Announcement

Announcements
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Due to this week's Thanksgivukkah Holiday(s), there is no November 2013 NCC-Mac Meeting.
Some of Apple's software updated since our last meeting
Run Software Update or visit Apple - Support - Downloads
iTunes 11.1.3
This version of iTunes resolves an issue where the equalizer may not work as expected and improves performance when switching views in large iTunes libraries. This update also includes additional minor bug fixes.

Mac OS X version 10.6.8 or later
Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later
32-bit editions of Windows Vista or 32-bit editions of Windows 7, and Windows 8
MacBook Pro Retina EFI Update v1.3
This update is recommended for MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, late 2013) models.   This update addresses an issue where the built-in keyboard and Multi-Touch trackpad may become unresponsive.
MacBook Pro Retina EFI Update v1.2
This update is recommended for MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, late 2013) models with NVIDIA graphics.   This update addresses an issue which, in rare cases, may limit the performance of the discrete graphics processor after a system wake or boot.
Mail Update for Mavericks
This update improves stability and compatibility with Gmail, and includes fixes for users with custom Gmail settings.

OS X Mavericks 10.9
Digital Camera RAW Compatibility 5.01
This update adds RAW image compatibility for the following cameras to Aperture 3 and iPhoto '11:
Canon PowerShot G16
Canon PowerShot S120
Fujifilm X-A1
Nikon COOLPIX P7800
Nikon D610
Olympus PEN Lite E-PL6
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GX7
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LF1
Sony Alpha ILCE-3000
Sony Alpha NEX-5T

Mac OS X 10.8.5 or later
Mac OS X 10.9 or later
iOS 6.1.5
Fixes an issue that causes FaceTime calls to fail for some users on iPod touch (4th generation).
This update contains security content originally included in previous iOS Software Updates.
iOS 7.0.4
Bug fixes and improvements, including a fix for an issue that causes FaceTime calls to fail for some users.

iPhone 4 and later
iPad 2 and later
iPad mini 
iPod touch (5th generation)
Samsung Printer Drivers v2.6 for OS X
This download includes the latest Samsung printing and scanning software for OS X Mavericks, OS X Mountain Lion, OS X Lion and Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard.
FujiXerox Printer Drivers v2.5 for OS X
This download includes the latest Fuji-Xerox printing and scanning software for OS X Mavericks, OS X Mountain Lion, OS X Lion and Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard.
Lexmark Printer Driver v2.12 for OS X
This download includes the latest Lexmark printing and scanning software for OS X Mavericks, OS X Mountain Lion, OS X Lion and Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard.
AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations Firmware 7.7.2
Firmware update 7.7.2 is for AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations with 802.11ac.

This update:
Addresses an issue that prevents a USB hard drive connected to an AirPort Extreme from appearing as an available disk in Time Machine.
Resolves an issue that may intermittently cause a loss in WAN connectivity.
Resolves an issue that may result in a network loop.
The next meeting will be held Thursday, January 30, 2014, 4:30 PM at the Langlois Library.
(subject to confirmation)

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Chris Schram
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