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|Intel SSD Firmware Update Tool v2.0.13 (fix issues with some Mac models)
Intel today posted an update to their SATA SSD Firmware Update Tool.
Here's info from the v2.0.13 Release Notes:
"This revision fixes issues associated with working on several Apple* systems.
No firmware changes were made from the previous release."
Unfortunately No details on which specific mac models were affected.
|Problems with Mid 2011 MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.9|
See notes and links added to Monday's details/download for the firmware update.
(FYI: As of July 23rd, the update has been pulled. Apple working on a corrected release.)
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|Previous News Archive Summary:|
Monday July 21st, 2014 News
- Mid 2011 MacBook Air EFI Update 2.9 lists fixes for Wake from Sleep Delay/Fan Speeds
- Tips for 2011 MacBook Air black screen after attempt to install EFI 2.9 Update
- Avid/Pro Tools Mac Guide: OS X 10.9 Optimizations and Troubleshooting
- Forensic scientist identifies 'suspicious' services running on iOS devices
- Apple Announces 8th Annual iTunes Festival in London
- (Mac and PC) Diablo HD Remake In Development
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