OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan Released with Wi-Fi Improvements & Bug Fixes
Apple has released OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 to the public, the latest version of OS X resolves various bugs and offers improvements to address wi-fi issues, HandOff, AirDrop, Bluetooth, Mail app, iCloud Photo Sharing, and photo importing over USB.
OS X 10.11.2 arrives as build 15C50 and is available now for all Mac users currently running OS X El Capitan via the Mac App Store. Release notes accompanying the Mac software update are included below.
Updating to OS X 10.11.2
Be sure to back up the Mac before installing any software update.
- When the backup has finished, go to the Apple menu and choose App Store
- Under the “Updates” tab you will find “OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 Update” available, click the Update button to install
If you don’t yet see the software update available, you can refresh the Updates section by hitting Command+R on the keyboard.
As usual, a reboot is required to complete the installation.
OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan Release Notes
Release notes accompanying the download are as follows:
The OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.
• Improves Wi-Fi reliability
• Improves the reliability of Handoff and AirDrop
• Fixes an issue that may cause Bluetooth devices to disconnect
• Fixes an issue that prevented Mail from deleting messages in an offline Exchange account
• Fixes an issue that prevented importing photos from an iPhone to a Mac using a USB cable
• Improves iCloud Photo Sharing for Live Photos
Separately, Apple has released iOS 9.2 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, tvOS 9.1 for the new Apple TV, and WatchOS 2.1 for Apple Watch.
Additionally, Security Update 2015-008 and Safari 9.0.2 are available for OS X Mavericks and OS X Yosemite users. Those updates are included automatically in the El Capitan 10.11.2 update, thus do not require separate updates for OS X El Capitan.