toggle

AAPL Stock: 132.05 ( + 2.43 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

Apple updates Epson printer drivers, Aperture

updated 11:00 pm EDT, Tue March 13, 2012

Latter can now delete photos from Photo Stream

Late today Apple has updated almost all Epson printer drivers with built-in support for Snow Leopard and Lion, and has posted a minor update to its pro-photography tool Aperture to grant it the ability to delete photos from Photo Stream, an iCloud feature that can be set to wirelessly copy photos from mobile devices to desktop and notebooks and vice versa. The Epson update is number v2.9, while Aperture is now v3.2.3.

Apple's own list of supported Epson printers shows that nearly every driver (apart from drivers for the Epson ES, Expression, F, GT, and Perfection series) updated, though specific changes were not detailed. The Aperture update, in addition to the Photo Stream deletion ability, "addresses minor issues related to performance and stability" according to Apple. The Aperture update is only available via the Mac App Store at present, so users who bought Aperture before the changeover to the MAS should wait for an update for their version.

The Epson driver update varies in size through Software Update, as it only updates the drivers for printers actually connected to the users' computer. The combo update available from Apple's support page weighs in at nearly 1GB. Users checking through Software Update may also see yesterday's upgrade of Safari to version 5.1.4, which dramatically improves JavaScript speed along with other fixes.




by MacNN Staff

toggle

Comments

  1. legacyb4

    Joined: Dec 1969

    +2

    Did they test Aperture

    before releasing? All my deleted photos from Photostream promptly download again as soon as I quit and reopen Aperture...

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

Follow us on Facebook

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

Notti smart lamp from Witti

Perhaps you've already seen our review of the Dotti LED display from Witti Design. Meet Notti, Dotti's "sibling". Notti is a softb ...

Seagate Personal Cloud (2-Bay)

When it comes to backing up files, many users are now looking to the myriad of cloud storage solutions available. There is no doubt th ...

Leitz Icon Label Printer

When you say the words "label printer" to people, they either just really don't care, or they get incredibly excited. This is one o ...

toggle

Most Commented