Mac OS X 10.6.5

Mac OS X 10.6.5 Update

The latest update for Snow Leopard

Apple have released the latest update for Apple OS X 10.6.5 which updates lots of problems and bugs related to Snow Leopard. View full description

PROS

  • Fixes lots of issues on Snow Leopard

CONS

  • Large update file

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Apple have released the latest update for Apple OS X 10.6.5 which updates lots of problems and bugs related to Snow Leopard.

You can update either via Software Update (click the Apple logo in the top left of your screen), or download the update here. Be warned that it’s quite a hefty update (644.48MB to be exact) so allow yourself plenty of hard drive space and time.

This update fixes several issues including improved reliability with Microsoft Exchange servers, improved performance of some image-processing operations in iPhoto and Aperture and it addresses stability and performance of graphics applications and games. You can find the full list of improvements and fixes in the recent changes below. A Combo update option is also offered when you click download.

Apple Mac OS X 10.6.5 is an essential update for all Snow Leopard users.

Changes

  • 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 characters such as é or ü.
  • 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.
  • Security improvements.
Mac OS X 10.6.5

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Mac OS X 10.6.5 Update

User reviews about Mac OS X 10.6.5

  • sag12

    by sag12

    "No "The Bill of Materials for this package was not found." for this."

    No "The Bill of Materials for this package was not found." for this download, I can not use it. Help. More.

    reviewed on November 30, 2010