Other releases from Apple: OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 / Apple TV 7.2 / Apple Configurator 1.7.2 / OS X Server 4.1

OS X Yosemite v10.10.3

Full details: About the OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 Update – Apple Support

The OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 update includes the new Photos app and improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.

With Photos you can:

• Browse your photos by time and location in Moments, Collections, and Years views
• Navigate your library using convenient Photos, Shared, Albums, and Projects tabs
• Store all of your photos and videos in iCloud Photo Library in their original format and in full resolution
• Access your photos and videos stored in iCloud Photo Library from your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iCloud.com with your web browser
• Perfect your photos with powerful and easy-to-use editing tools that optimize with a single click or slider, or allow precise adjustments with detailed controls
• Create professional-quality photo books with simplified bookmaking tools, new Apple-designed themes, and new square book formats
• Purchase prints in new square and panoramic sizes

This update also includes the following improvements:

• Adds over 300 new Emoji characters
• Adds Spotlight suggestions to Look Up
• Prevents Safari from saving website favicon URLs used in Private Browsing
• Improves stability and security in Safari
• Improves Wi-Fi performance and connectivity in various usage scenarios
• Improves compatibility with captive Wi-Fi network environments
• Fixes an issue that might cause Bluetooth devices to disconnect
• Improves screen sharing reliability

For enterprise customers, this update includes the following:

• Addresses an issue that could cause Macs bound to an Active Directory server to become unresponsive at startup
• Provides the ability to set a umask that’s respected by GUI apps
• Fixes an issue installing a configuration profile for 802.1x with EAP-TLS
• Resolves an issue where folders from a DFS share point might “disappear” when viewed from the Finder on some Macs

Apple TV 7.2

Apple TV 7.2 (3rd generation only)

    • Includes general performance and stability improvements

Apple Configurator 1.7.2

Full details: About Apple Configurator 1.7.2 – Apple Support

This update requires OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 and iTunes 12 or later. It includes the following improvements:

• Improved stability in OS X Yosemite v10.10.3
• Support for additional configuration profile options including:
• Allow predictive keyboard
• Allow auto correction
• Allow spell check
• Allow definition lookup
• Allow modifying Touch ID fingerprints

Related KBase article:

Spelling and definition lookup restrictions for iOS devices – Apple Support

OS X Server 4.1

Full details: About OS X Server 4.1 – Apple Support

Server v4.1 improves the general stability of OS X Server and delivers the following specific improvements:

• Updated for OS X Yosemite v10.10.3
• Profile Manager support for new features, Mobile Device Management commands, and payloads introduced in iOS 8.3
• Caching Server configuration includes an option to output DNS TXT records in Windows format
• Messages service improvements for group access
• Enhancements for Profile Manager device searching
• User and Group accounts can now be exported to a file
• Improved reliability of Time Machine backups and restores
• Fixed an issue that could cause Server to stall when updating Profile Manager and Wiki services

Related/updated KBase articles:

Use the latest version of OS X to create NetRestore or NetBoot images – Apple Support

Reboot your server after setting up an Open Directory master or replica in OS X Server (Yosemite) – Apple Support

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