Tag: Mac OS 10.7

Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.7.4

By Richard Mallion Apple has released the Mac OS X 10.7.4 Update for client and server. This update includes a variety of bug fixes and security updates. Two of the most significant changes are a fix to a restoring windows

Will Apple's New Annual Upgrade Cycle Cause Problems?

By Richard Mallion When Apple announced the developer preview of Mount Lion, Mac OS X 10.8, one of the changes that has kind of gone unnoticed was that OS X  was moving to a yearly release cycle like iOS. This

Lion Internet Recovery for older 2010 Macs

By Richard Mallion Apple has released new Firmware Updates for the older 2010-model Macs, including the MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac. The update adds Internet Recovery for Lion. Internet Recovery enables installation of Mac OS X 10.7 via an internet connection. This is

Lion Server: SMB Shares and Permissions

By Richard Mallion Files saved on an SMB sharepoint may have group access removed when you save them. This can happen when applications use “safe save,” which is used to minimize data loss if the save process is interrupted. The

Managing and deploying Time Machine in Lion

Quite a few environments are using Time Machine for their backup solution. But prior to Lion there hasn’t been a simple way to manage or deploy Time Machine. With Mac OS X 10.7 Apple has introduced a new command line

New OS X Revision Tool for iPhone from Amsys

By Richard Mallion Amsys is pleased to announce the release of their new iPhone revision app for Mac OS X Support Essentials v10.7 (Lion). If you want to test your knowledge of Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion) or you are