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Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.6.2 Update
Monday, November 9, 2009 - 4:48 PM EST
Posted by: Fran

Apple has released the Mac OS X 10.6.2 Update via their Software Update utility and website. According to the company, this update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac. This includes the following.

General operating system fixes provided for:

  an issue that caused data to be deleted when using a guest account

  an issue that might cause your system to logout unexpectedly

  Spotlight search results not showing Exchange contacts

  the reliability of menu extras

  an issue in Dictionary when using Hebrew as the primary language

  shutter-click sound effect when taking a screenshot

  an issue with the four-finger swipe gesture

  an issue adding images to contacts in Address Book

  an issue in Front Row that could cause sluggish or slow frame rates while watching videos

  creation of mobile accounts for Active Directory users

  reliability and duration of VPN connections

  general reliability improvements for iWork, iLife, Aperture, Final Cut Studio, MobileMe, and iDisk

  overall improvements to VoiceOver performance

  this update addresses video playback and performance issues for iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2009) and iMac (27-inch, Late 2009) computers that may occur in some situations while AirPort is turned on

Fonts fixes provided for:

  an issue with font spacing

  an issue in which some Fonts are missing

  font duplication issues

  an issue with some PostScript Type 1 fonts not working properly

Graphics fixes provided for:

  an issue when connecting monitors to DVI and Mini DisplayPort adapters

  an issue in which the brightness setting may not be remembered on restart

  addresses functionality with specific display models

  general reliability and performance improvements when using some applications

Mail fixes provided for:

  a situation in which Mail's unread count may not update properly as messages are read on another computer

  an issue in which deleted RSS feeds may return

  an issue in which Mail cannot preview or Quick Look attachments when composing a new message

  an issue that can cause Address Book and/or Mail to stop responding when opened

  an issue in which email messages received from an Exchange Server are not formatted correctly

  an issue in which Mail reports "Account exceeded bandwidth limits" for some Gmail accounts

MobileMe fixes provided for:

  performance when accessing files from iDisk via the Finder and syncing iDisk files

  an issue in which syncing iDisk files does not proceed beyond "checking items"

  reliability and performance when syncing contacts, calendars, and bookmarks with MobileMe (syncing with iTunes and iSync are also improved)

  an issue that prevents some users from logging into MobileMe via the MobileMe System Preference pane

Network file systems fixes provided for:

  compatibility with third-party AFP servers

  file synchronization for portable home directories

Printing and faxing fixes provided for:

  automatic printer updates improvements

  Print dialog allowing you to enter and send to more than one fax recipient

Safari fixes provided for:

  a graphics distortion issue in Safari Top Sites

  Safari plug-in reliability

The Mac OS X 10.6.2 Update weighs in at 473MB and requires Mac OS X 10.6.1. The Combo update for Mac OS X 10.6.2 is available here. It weighs in at 479MB.

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