Apple releases OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 with Wi-Fi fixes and reliability improvements

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Along side iOS 8.1.1, Apple today also released an update to OS X Yosemite. The update brings a lot of stability and reliability improvements, as well as a fix for the Wi-Fi issue, that many users were facing.

Many users were facing an issue with OS X Yosemite where their Wi-Fi connection would have problems ranging from slow load times, frequent disconnections and so on. While there were some tips to solve this issue, with this update you should not see those issues anymore.

Here are the full release notes for OS X Yosemite 10.10.1:

The OS X Yosemite v10.10.1 Update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac. This update:

  • Improves Wi-Fi reliability
  • Improves reliability when connecting to a Microsoft Exchange server
  • Resolves an issue that may prevent Mail from sending messages through certain email service providers
  • Addresses an issue prevents connecting to remote computers using Back to My Mac
  • Resolves an issue where sharing services, Notification Center widgets and Actions may not be available
  • Addresses an issue that could cause Notiication Center settings to not be retained after a restart
  • Addresses an issue that might prevent the Mac App Store from displaying certain updates
  • Addresses an issue that could prevent some Mac mini computers from waking from sleep
  • Resolves an issue that might prevent Time Machine from displaying older backups
  • Addresses an issue that might prevent entering text in Japanese

For enterprise customers, this update:

  • Allows you to append search domains for partially qualified domain names when performing DNS lookups (consult the discoveryd man page for more information)
  • Addresses an issue where the Mac App Store might offer an update to Apple Remote Desktop when the latest version is already installed

You can download the update from the Updates tab on the Mac App Store. Let us know how it goes.