Apple Releases iOS 6.0.1 with Fixes for Keyboard Screen Glitch, Camera Flash Issues, and More

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    One day before the launch of the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad, Apple has just released iOS 6.0.1. The update had been reported to be in carrier testing two weeks ago.
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    iPhone 5 users updating from their devices are required to first install an "updater" application to fix a bug that would otherwise prevent over-the-air updates. Once the updater has been applied users can download iOS 6.0.1 from their devices.

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    Article Link: Apple Releases iOS 6.0.1 with Fixes for Keyboard Screen Glitch, Camera Flash Issues, and More
     
  2. impulse462 macrumors 68000

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    Not gonna upgrade until I know for sure this wont affect my battery life. Don't wanna relive my 4S debacle.
     
  3. NachoGrande, Nov 1, 2012
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    I hope this makes safari snappier :rolleyes:

    Very un-apply lilke install
     
  4. Nathan20 macrumors regular

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    Lol Forstall, iPhone 5 shipped with a bug that doesn’t let it get OTA updates.
     
  5. Rondue macrumors regular

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    No battery fix, no fix for me using 2x cellular data doing the same things, no care.
     
  6. frayne182 macrumors 6502

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    lol didn't know threads get locked in other sections also talking about it.

    whatever though. Out now. Downloading
     
  7. Icculus macrumors 6502

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    Its the little things...pretty cool when you download iOS 6.0.1 the gears move....yes, its the little things.
     
  8. mertyz macrumors regular

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    Changelog for the iPad:

    - Updates version number to 6.0.1.
     
  9. campingsk8er, Nov 1, 2012
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    Has it ever used that iOS Updater before? I've never noticed it.

    Never mind, accidentally skipped over that part of the article.
     
  10. rorschach macrumors 68020

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    Installing now.

    The "iPhone 5 Updater" downloads an app that forces you to restart, then takes you Software Update in Settings to download 6.0.1 when you tap on it again.

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    "Resolves an issue that prevents iPhone from using the cellular network in some instances"

    I hope I can now make calls where I live.
     
  13. MattJessop macrumors regular

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    Still not showing for me...

    Also, the fact that an OTA update says "Fixes a bug that prevents iPhone 5 from installing software updates wirelessly over the air" makes me laugh.
     
  14. pensoftware macrumors member

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    Using an over-the-air software update to allow over-the-air software updates. Software Update-ception!
     
  15. The Bulge macrumors 6502

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    Anyone else notice the gears in the OTA update menu now move while the update is downloading...?
     
  17. ihonda macrumors 68000

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    omg better battery life instantly.




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  19. tenmiler macrumors newbie

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    Battery, battery, battery

    I upgraded to the 5 because my 4S after iOS6 couldn't get through the day without a mid-day recharge, or even more.

    My 5 is the same way. iOS 5 had tremendous battery life on my 4S.

    I really am disappointed this hasn't been resolved, or at least not mentioned in this update list.

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  20. wolverinemarky macrumors newbie

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    what does the iPhone dev team say is it safe to download or should we avoid it for a possible jailbreak later down the line???
     
  21. Battlefield Fan macrumors 65816

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    Good. Now we just need Safari 6 for Windows, iTunes 11, and 10.8.3
     
  22. mcinally macrumors newbie

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    I'm a little puzzled with the updater app, obviously I understand its purpose for now, but can I just get rid of it after the update has completed?
     
  23. skate71290 macrumors 6502a

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    I love updates :) hopefully fixes my Wi-Fi issue at work! Also, with the new iPads arriving tomorrow, we surely must be seeing iTunes 11 today, would be a massive troll moment if they release 10.7.1 lol :D
     
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    Yes, I did. I thought it was entertaining. :)

    Installing now, even though I don't believe any of the fixes will directly affect me.
     

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