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Faulty updaters not updating to OS X 10.6.5

A number of people have mentioned not being able to update to OS X 10.6.5, especially when they have used the standalone Combo updaters that have been found at sites like MacUpdate. After installing these updates, they have found the system still to be running OS X 10.6.4.

By November 11, 2010


Snow Leopard: iTunes not recognizing iOS device after Mac restart

In some situations you may find that iTunes no longer recognizes your iOS device after you restart your Mac running Mac OS X 10.6.4 Snow Leopard. The solution may be more complex than just reinstalling iTunes.

By October 13, 2010


Apple releases patch for 10.6.4 to fix file-sharing security

Apple has released a security update (Security Update 2010-006) for OS X 10.6.4 Snow Leopard, which addresses a problem uncovered in the OS where a remote attacker could use a known username to access files in shared folders.

By September 20, 2010


Burned discs not being recognized on Macs running Snow Leopard

A growing support forum is highlighting issues with Macs running the latest update to Snow Leopard (10.6.4) having issues reading previously burned discs.

By August 11, 2010


Apple releases OS X 10.6.4 update for iMacs; trackpad driver

Apple has released an update to OS X that is specifically for the newly released iMac systems. The update addresses some graphical anomalies that occur in the new systems with the current version of OS X 10.6.4, and also fixes some compatibility issues with reading SDXC memory cards.

By July 27, 2010


Mail version errors after updating to OS X 10.6.4

After updating to OS X 10.6.4, a number of people are experiencing an error where Apple's Mail email client will not open. When the application is launched, a message stating "Mail version 4.3 (1081/1078) cannot be used on Mac OS X Version 10.6.4" is displayed and the program shuts down.

By June 24, 2010


Apple quietly adds anti-malware in Snow Leopard update

The company didn't mention anything about adding an anti-malware update to OS X 10.6.4, which it released on Tuesday, Sophos says.

By June 18, 2010


Speakers and audio output not working after 10.6.4 update

A few people have commented that their speakers have stopped working after updating to OS X 10.6.4. Some people have had this happen for USB-audio devices like the Apple Pro speakers, and others have had the internal speakers stop working.

By June 24, 2010


Nvidia releases updated GTX-285 graphics drivers for OS X

Nvidia has released a new suite of graphics drivers for the GTX-285 graphics card. The driver is listed for OS X 10.6.4 only, and is specifically for the GTX-285 card that is available as a third-party purchase for Mac Pro systems.

By June 22, 2010


Quick Note: Check Flash version after installing Mac OS X 10.6.4

Apparently Apple included an older version of Adobe's Flash Player plugin with the latest Mac OS X 10.6.4 update. The version Apple supplies is, whereas the latest version from Adobe is While most people will not experience much difference in terms of performance, there could be some stability or compatibility differences that a few people may notice. More importantly, the version included with OS 10.6.4 is one that is subject to some recently uncovered (and subsequently patched) security vulnerabilities.

By June 17, 2010