Thursday, July 27, 2017

Outline of July 2017 NCC-Mac Meeting

Announcements
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Some of Apple's software updated since our last meeting
Lexmark Printer Driver 3.2
This update installs the latest software for your Lexmark printer or scanner.
For more information about printing and scanning software, see http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3669#lexmark
Post Date: Jul 6, 2017
File Size: 76.9 MB
System Requirements
OS X Mavericks
OS X Mountain Lion
OS X Lion 10.7 or later
Canon Laser Printer Drivers 3.2 for OS X
This update installs the latest software for your Canon laser printer and scanner for OS X 10.7 Lion through OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
For information about supported printer models, see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3669#canon-laser
Post Date: Jul 6, 2017
File Size: 93.4 MB
System Requirements
OS X 10.7 Lion
OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
OS X 10.9 Mavericks
OS X 10.10 Yosemite
OS X 10.11 El Capitan
Epson Printer Drivers v3.3 for OS X
This update installs the latest software for your EPSON printer or scanner for OS X Yosemite, OS X Mavericks, OS X Mountain Lion, and OS X Lion.
For more information about printing and scanning software, see http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3669#epson
Post Date: Jul 6, 2017
File Size: 1.4 GB
System Requirements
OS X Yosemite 10.10 and later
OS X Mavericks 10.9 and later
OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and later
OS X Lion 10.7 and later
Brother Printer Drivers 4.1.1 for OS X
This update installs the latest Brother printing or scanner.
For more information about printing and scanning software, see http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3669#brother
Post Date: Jul 6, 2017
File Size: 261.1 MB
System Requirements
OS X Mountain Lion 10.8
OS X Mavericks 10.9
OS X Yosemite 10.10
OS X El Capitan 10.11
macOS Sierra 10.12
Canon Printer Drivers v3.4 for OS X
This update installs the latest software for your Canon printer and scanner.
For information about supported printer models, see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3669
Post Date: Jul 6, 2017
File Size: 287.3 MB
System Requirements
OS X Lion or later
macOS Sierra 10.12.6 Combo Update
The macOS Sierra 10.12.6 update improves the security, stability and compatibility of your Mac, and is recommended for all users.
This update:
• Fixes an issue where audio may stutter when played through USB headphones
• Enhances compatibility of the Mac App Store with future software updates
• Adds support for media-free installation of Windows 10 Creators Update using Boot Camp
 
For more detailed information about this update, please visit: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT207835 
 
For detailed information about the security content of this update, please visit: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT201222
Post Date: Jul 19, 2017
File Size: 1.98 GB
System Requirements
macOS Sierra 10.12
watchOS 3.2.3
This update includes improvements and bug fixes.
For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website:
Post Date: Jul 19, 2017
System Requirements
iPhone 5 or later
Available via OTA through the Apple Watch app
Security Update 2017-003 (Yosemite)
Security Update 2017-003 is recommended for all users and improves the security of OS X.
For more information on the security content of this update see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222
See http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5044 article for details on how to verify the authenticity of this download.
Post Date: Jul 19, 2017
File Size: 431.6 MB
System Requirements
OS X Yosemite 10.10.5
Security Update 2017-003 (El Capitan)
Security Update 2017-003 is recommended for all users and improves the security of OS X.
For more information on the security content of this update see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222
See http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5044 article for details on how to verify the authenticity of this download.
Post Date: Jul 19, 2017
File Size: 763.9 MB
System Requirements
OS X El Capitan 10.11.6
iOS 10.3.3
You can install the iOS 10.3.3 update via Settings > General > Software Update or through iTunes. It too features 24 security fixes and ranges in size from 80 MB to 140 MB.
tvOS 10.2.2
Finally, Apple released tvOS 10.2.2, which includes 15 security fixes. If your fourth-generation Apple TV isn’t set to update automatically, you can get tvOS 10.2.2 via Settings > System > Software Updates > Update Software.
iTunes 12.6.2
Apple has issued iTunes 12.6.1, which once again includes unspecified “minor app and performance improvements” (as was the case with the previous release; see “iTunes 12.6.1,” 18 May 2017). If you find anything new or funky with the user interface or behavior, let us know in the comments.(Free, 270 MB via direct download or Software Update, release notes, 10.9.5+)
Safari 10.1.2
Apple has released Safari 10.1.2 for OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite and 10.11.6 El Capitan (macOS 10.12.6 Sierra also includes it; see “Apple Releases macOS 10.12.6, iOS 10.3.3, watchOS 3.2.3, and tvOS 10.2.2,” 19 July 2017). The update is focused solely on patching security vulnerabilities, resolving an issue where maliciously crafted Web content could lead to an infinite number of print dialogs, and addressing several memory corruption issues in WebKit. Safari 10.1.2 is available only via Software Update. (Free, 10.10+)
Clips 1.1
Jul 20 '17
iOS Universal Photography
What's New
• Customize your videos with animated Disney graphics featuring Mickey, Minnie, and more
• Add Pixar graphics to your videos with characters from Toy Story and Inside Out
• Choose from dozens of new customizable text banners, overlays, and posters
• Live Title edit button makes it faster and easier to edit Live Title text
• Share button appears on main screen when creating a video
• When adding posters and existing photos, audio is automatically muted if no speech is detected
• When the same animated overlay is added to successive clips, the animation occurs only on the first clip
• improved stability and reliability
Apple Store 4.3
Jul 27 '17
iOS Universal Shopping
What's New
- If you’re enrolled in the iPhone Upgrade Program, you can now upgrade through the app and receive a Trade-in Kit to return your current iPhone.
- Various improvements and performance enhancements.
The next meeting will be held Thursday, August 31, 2017, 4:30 PM at the Langlois Library.
(subject to confirmation)
Things of the Moment
Q&A, General Discussion


Sunday, July 23, 2017

NCC-Mac July 2017 Meeting Announcement

The next meeting of the North Curry County Macintosh Users is Thursday, July 27, 4:30 PM at the Langlois Library.

This month I've got a "Moment of Zen" and two iOS-related "Things of the Moment."