Yesterday we had reported that Apple will release final update for Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6.8.

Now update is ready for download and you can update yourself, Apple has said that this update is necessary to update yourself to Mac OS X Lion which will come in July.

What’s included in this update :-

  • Enhancements to the Mac App Store to get your Mac ready to upgrade to Mac OS X Lion,
  • Resolves an issue that may cause Preview to unexpectedly quit,
  • Improves support for IPv6,
  • Improves VPN reliability,
  • Identifes and removes known variants of MacDefender malware,
  • Corrects timezone data in iCal for Lisbon-Portugal,
  • Adds the ability to use Kerberos authentication to a web proxy server,
  • Fixes an issue when saving documents from Xcode or TextEdit when using an NFS home directory,
  • Fixes an issue when importing certain media files into Final Cut Pro,
  • Includes RAW image compatibility for additional digital cameras.

Mac OS X v10.6.8 also includes fixes provided in the Mac OS X v10.6.7 Snow Leopard Font Update:

  • Addresses an issue in which some OpenType fonts don’t display correctly in certain applications,
  • Resolves issues printing from Preview,
  • Addresses an issue with PDF files not opening in third-party PDF viewing applications,
  • Resolves invalid font errors when printing to PostScript printers.

You can either use Software Update to get this update your you can download the standalone installer from HERE.


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