Technology Tree Monthly Update - January 2019

We trust you all had a relaxing and enjoyable time off, and like us, are ready to tackle 2019 head on. Although, in order to ensure everything is running smoothly in IT world, it’s time to apply the latest monthly Microsoft Security Patches to your desktops! The desktops should already have their patches downloaded and applied over the last few days. Please remember to shutdown/restart your PC when you leave the office this week in order for all patches to be applied. 

For those unsure on how to update: allow yourself at least 10 – 15 minutes to fully shutdown and restart your system. This ensures patches are applied, this can also address (and solve) some problems you may be having with your system. You can also manually check by following steps that can be found here.

Windows 10 Latest Version: There have been no major releases since last year for Windows, but with a new year brings new priorities. We will keep you in the loop with any exciting Windows news! In the meantime, if you are interested in any further security information for your Windows 10 devices, take a look through this link.

For our Apple users, OS Mojave remains at 10.14.2, but Apple are constantly working to improve your experience as users, and we will let you know when another update is ready to go. Although there are no major software updates currently, it is important to keep all your apps updated, and when prompted to update them, you should ensure you do so. You more than likely have Automatic Updates activated and so if you have restarted your computer recently the updates will have occurred. If you’re not one for restarting your computer, or unsure if you have Automatic Updates on, you can look here. For other update information, have a look here.

For iPhone and iPad users, it’s likely you have already been prompted to update your iPhone or iPad to the latest version of iOS 12 (12.1.2) which was released late December. This update does not bring about many significant changes, mostly for cellular issues in the newest iPhones (XS, XR & XS Max) To find out how to update, follow this link.

All other Apple update information can be found here.

Feel free to contact us at the office on 08 6161 7113 or email the team at support@techtree.com.au for any issues you might find.

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