Tag Archive | Safari

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.1.7

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicSafari 5.1.7 contains improvements to performance, stability, compatibility, and security, including changes that:

  • Improve the browser’s responsiveness when the system is low on memory
  • Fix an issue that could affect websites using forms to authenticate users
  • Disable versions of Adobe Flash Player that do not include the latest security updates and provide the option to get the current version from Adobe’s website.

For more information, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5271.

For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222



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Apple Software Update: Safari 5.1

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicThis update contains new features including:

  • Reading List: Easily add webpages and links to your Reading List to browse when you have time.
  • New Process Architecture: Safari has been re-engineered for improved stability and responsiveness.
  • Resume: In the General pane of Safari preferences, you can now choose to launch Safari with the windows from your last browsing session.
  • Better Privacy: A new Privacy pane in Safari preferences makes it easy to remove data that websites can leave on your system.

Other improvements include:

  • Private AutoFill: Safari lets you fill out forms quickly while keeping your personal information private.
  • Find Option: When you use Find, you can choose whether you want to search for text that contains or starts with the text that you type in the search field.
  • Drag-and-drop Downloads: You can drag items out of the Downloads window in Safari, so you can easily place downloaded files on the¬†Desktop.
  • Advanced Web Technologies: Safari introduces support for full-screen webpages, media caching with the HTML5 application cache, MathML, Web Open Font Format, CSS3 Auto-hyphenation, CSS3 Vertical Text, CSS3 Text Emphasis, Window.onError, and Formatted XML files.
  • New Extension APIs: Developers can take advantage of new Safari Extension support for popovers, menus, new event classes, and interaction with Reader.

For more information about improvements to stability, compatibility and usability, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4611

For information on the security content of this update, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.0.5

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicThis update is recommended for all Safari users and includes the latest security updates.

For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222.

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.0.4

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicThis update contains improvements to stability, compatibility, accessibility and security, including the following:

 

  • Improved stability for webpages with multiple instances of plug-in content
  • Improved compatibility with webpages with image reflections and transition effects
  • A fix for an issue that could cause some webpages to print with incorrect layouts
  • A fix for an issue that could cause content to display incorrectly on webpages with plug-ins
  • A fix for an issue that could cause a Screen Saver to appear while video is playing in Safari
  • Improved compatibility with VoiceOver on webpages with text input areas and lists with selectable items
  • Improved stability when using VoiceOver

 

For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit this site: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

 

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.0.3

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicSafari 5.0.3 Software Update:

This update contains improvements to usability, compatibility, stability, accessibility and security, including the following:

  • More accurate Top Hit results in the Address Field
  • More accurate results in Top Sites
  • Fixes an issue that could cause content delivered with the Flash 10.1 plug-in to overlap webpage content
  • More reliable pop-up blocking
  • Improved stability when typing into search and text input fields on www.netflix.com and www.facebook.com
  • Improved stability when using JavaScript-intensive extensions
  • Improved stability when using VoiceOver with Safari

For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit this site: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.0.2

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Safari 5.0.2 Software Update:

This update contains improvements to compatibility and security, including the following:

  • Fixes an issue that could prevent users from submitting web forms
  • Fixes an issue that could cause web content to display incorrectly when viewing a Google Image result with Flash 10.1 installed
  • Establishes an encrypted, authenticated connection to the Safari Extensions Gallery

For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit this site: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

Apple Software Update: Safari 5.0.1

Apple Update Icon - Ongoing Issue GraphicHere are the update details for Safari 5.0.1:

New in this update:
  • Safari Extensions
    • Customize Safari with features created by third-party developers
    • Find extensions in the Safari Extensions Gallery, accessible from the Safari menu and extensions.apple.com
This update also contains improvements to stability, accessibility and security, including the following:
  • More accurate Top Hit results in the Address Field
  • More accurate timing for CSS animations
  • Better stability when using the Safari Reader keyboard shortcut
  • Better stability when scrolling through MobileMe Mail
  • Fixes display of multipage articles from http://www.rollingstone.com in Safari Reader
  • Fixes an issue that prevented Google Wave and other websites using JavaScript encryption libraries from working correctly on 32-bit systems
  • Fixes an issue that prevented Safari from launching on Leopard systems with network home directories
  • Fixes an issue that could cause borders on YouTube thumbnails to disappear when hovering over the thumbnail image
  • Fixes an issue that could cause Flash content to overlap with other content on http://www.facebook.com, http://www.crateandbarrel.com, and other sites when using Flash 10.1
  • Fixes an issue that prevented boarding passes from http://www.aa.com from printing correctly
  • Fixes an issue that could cause DNS prefetching requests to overburden certain routers
  • Fixes an issue that could cause VoiceOver to misidentify elements of webpages
For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit this site: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222