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SoftRAID Beta for macOS High Sierra Users
From the SoftRAID notice for users of macOS High Sierra:
"We've discovered a bug in High Sierra, which causes kernel panics when used with SoftRAID 5.6.1.
The team at SoftRAID have isolated the bug and are working with Apple to fix it.
Meanwhile we have a beta version of SoftRAID that is safe to use with High Sierra.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain this beta version."
Apple MainStage 3.3.2 Update
Info from the MainStage App store page for version 3.3.2.
(Requires OS X 10.11 or later and 64-bit CPU.)
- Fixes an issue that caused MainStage to quit unexpectedly after editing background colors or using the group command in Layout Mode
More details in the
- The fadeout time in the Loopback plug-in has been extended to 60 seconds
- Addresses an issue that could cause the Preferences window to become inaccessible
Apple/products related News, Updates, Tips, PR:
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(later first) Recent Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
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Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs: List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
Previous News Archive Summary:
August 21st to 25th, 2017 News Archive Carbon Copy Cloner 5.0 Update Release Notes
Safari Technology Preview 38 Release Notes
F1™ 2017 for macOS released (w/system requirements)
How to Bulletproof Your Backups
Micromat Drive Scope™ SMART utility for Mac
Apple plans to announce 4K HDR Apple TV in September
What Apple Can Learn From Its TV Failures
Apple's next US data center will be built in Iowa
Norsca Race Pack for Total War: WARHAMMER released
How to Add URLs to Your Dock Using Custom Icons
BioShock Remastered (1080P) released for macOS
New 8th Gen Intel Core Processors
Vudu now plays on Apple TV
Firefox 55.0.3 release notes
Chrome 60.0.3112.113 stable channel update
LG G6P OLED TV v05.30.01 Update
Beta firmware update for Oppo UDP-203/205
Dolby Vision firmware update for LG UP970
Apple Support/How-To Article Updates:
- Create a NetBoot, NetInstall, or NetRestore image
- Use the Mac OS that came with your Mac, or a compatible newer version
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