iOS 9.2.1 and OS X 10.11.3 are now available

Time to update your Macs and iOS devices.

Apple has released updates for iOS and OS X. Both updates are minor; Apple says that both contain security updates and bug fixes.

iOS 9.2.1 also fixes a problem “that could prevent the completion of app installation when using an MDM server.”

Before installing the updates, back up the data on your Mac and iOS device.

iOS 9.2.1

To install the iOS update on your device through a Wi-Fi or mobile connection:

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Tap General > Software Update.
  3. Tap Download and Install.
  4. Enter your passcode.
  5. Agree to the terms and conditions.

The iOS 9.2.1 update is 41MB. Your device will need to restart once to complete the installation.

You can also update your iOS device by connecting it to your Mac and running iTunes.

OS X 10.11.3

To install the OS X update on your Mac:

  1. Launch the App Store app.
  2. Click on the Updates tab.
  3. Once Software Update appears, click on the Update button on the right.

Your Mac will need to restart to complete the update.

These updates put the devices one step closer to the major changes that will be introduced in iOS 9.3 and OS X 10.11.4. Learn more about the new features in iOS 9.3, which include Night Shift, new features in Notes, and new features geared towards education. OS X 10.11.4 includes support for Live Photos, other enhancements.

Join the Good Gear Guide newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Tags iOS 9OS X El Capitan

Our Back to Business guide highlights the best products for you to boost your productivity at home, on the road, at the office, or in the classroom.

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.

Roman Loyola

Macworld.com
Show Comments

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Most Popular Reviews

Latest News Articles

Resources

GGG Evaluation Team

Kathy Cassidy

STYLISTIC Q702

First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

Anthony Grifoni

STYLISTIC Q572

For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

Steph Mundell

LIFEBOOK UH574

The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

Andrew Mitsi

STYLISTIC Q702

The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott

STYLISTIC Q702

My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?