OS X Lion 10.7.5

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OS X Lion 10.7.5 05/10/12 Full Version English
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Recent changes

  • The 10.7.5 update is recommended for all OS X Lion users and includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability, compatibility and security of your Mac. It also includes Gatekeeper, a new security feature that helps you keep your Mac safe from malicious software by giving you more control over what apps are installed on your Mac.

  • The 10.7.5 update also includes fixes that:

  • Resolve an issue where icons in Launchpad may get rearranged after a restart
  • Improve Wi-Fi reliability for iMac (Late 2009 and newer)
  • Resolve an issue using Spotlight to search an SMB server
  • Improve compatibility connecting to Active Directory servers

  • Supplemental Update OS X 10.7.5:

  • Resolves an issue that may cause Time Machine backups to take a very long time to complete
  • Addresses an issue that prevents certain applications signed with a Developer ID from launching
  • The Supplemental Update is recommended if you installed the Mac OS X Lion v10.7.5 Update (build 11G56).

  • It is not needed if you install the Mac OS X Lion v10.7.5 Update (build 11G63)


You'll need Mac OS X 10.6.8 and an Apple ID to access the Mac App Store in order to upgrade.

  • Closer integration with iOS for iPad and iPhone
  • Launchpad enables faster access of applications
  • New multitouch features
  • View apps in full screen mode
  • Autosaves and auto-resumes apps
  • Updates to Mail and Safari
  • Ideally requires a Trackpad or MacBook Pro for gestures
  • No more Front Row
  • No more Rosetta
  • No support for PPC anymore
  • Launchpad not much more useful than Dock
  • Replaced by OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

"OSX Lion"

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Sad new for me. downloading OSX Lion has given me issues with all my Windows application......... my new Apple Bluetooth mouse goes in the opposite direction, my Apple Bluetooth key board just simply cant be found, my iPhone 4 starts up loads of application when plugged in & other software that I used prior to upgrading to OSX Lion....... I have been a Mac user for years both for personal & business......... I have got loads of important files that I can no longer read & get into unless I buy a PC

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