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News Archive for Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

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Mid-2012 MacBook Air SMC Update v1.5 (bug fixes/Power Nap Support)
"About (Mid-2012) MacBook Air SMC Update v1.5
This update fixes several sleep/wake issues to improve the stability of MacBook Air (Mid 2012) computers and is recommended for all users running OS X v10.7.4.

It also enables Power Nap support for users running OS X v10.8 or later.
For more information, please see

System Requirement:
- OS X 10.7.4 or later
- OS X 10.8 or later"

HT5394 is a new Apple doc About Power Nap in Mountain Lion. (One of many in today's listing below.) In addition to the 2012/2011 MacBook Air SMC updates released tonight, it also lists the 2012 Retina MacBook Pro needing an SMC update - 'coming soon'. (Update: On Friday Apple posted MacBook Pro Retina SMC Update v1.0 which notes bug fixes and Power Nap Support. Recommended for users of OS X 10.7.4 and later.)


Mid-2011 MacBook Air SMC Update v1.6 (for Power Nap Support)
"About (Mid-2011) MacBook Air SMC Update v1.6
This update enables Power Nap support on MacBook Air (Mid 2011) computers and is recommended for all users running OS X v10.8 or later.
For more information, please see

System Requirements: OS X 10.8 or later"

Updates to Aperture, iLife and iWork Apps, Apple Remote Desktop (client/admin):
(Related docs on these are in today's new/updated Apple docs list below)

Links to a few other misc apple updates today are below.

Apple/products related News/Reviews/SW Updates:

See today's list of Apple docs below for many on installing/troubleshooting OS X 10.8 as well as related updates (Safari 6, iWork 9.2 (w/Pages, Keynote, Numbers updates), Aperture 3.3.2, Apple Remote Desktop...), Tips/Info on Gatekeeper, Power Nap, ML server and more.

New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
(Most related to OS X 10.8/ML & related updates w/info and tips.)

Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews:
Listing/links to updates, articles, tips and reviews you may have missed.

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(Saturday pages have previous week's summary/links.)


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