The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
Apple Updates MacBook Pro Firmware, Restoration CD

Apple Updates MacBook Pro Firmware, Restoration CD

by , 8:05 AM EDT, July 13th, 2007

Apple released a new firmware update for the MacBook Pro along with a new firmware restoration CD for Intel-based Macs on Thursday. The MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.3 addresses a display issue found on the 2.2GHz and 2.4GHz 15-inch MacBook Pro. The update is free, and available through the Apple Software Update application, or as a stand-alone installer on the Apple Support Web site.

Apple also released the Firmware Restoration CD 1.3 for Intel-based Macs. The CD restores the default computer firmware in the event of a failed or interrupted firmware update. It does not, however, restore the default firmware on Macs that have been successfully updated to a newer version. Firmware Restoration CD 1.3 is free, and available for download as a disk image at the Apple Support Web site.

  

Recent Headlines - Updated September 30th

Tue,3:38 PM
Propellerhead Ships Reason 8 with Emphasis on Drag and Drop Workflow
2:24 PM
The Free Mac Developer Toolkit - 4 Dev Apps for Free
1:29 PM
Apple Will Hold Q4 Conference Call on October 20th
1:10 PM
TMO Daily Observations: 2014-09-30
11:54 AM
4 Cool iOS 8 Photo Extension Apps
9:33 AM
EU Ready to Detail Apple Ireland Tax Investigation, not Impose Fines
5:23 AM
Apple Will Launch iPhone 6 in China on October 17th after Assuaging Chinese Security Concerns
Mon,7:58 PM
3-In-1 Mobile Lens Kit for iPhone 4/4s/5/5s/5c/6/6+ for $24.99
7:32 PM
Facebook Launches Atlas Ad Network to Sell You Elsewhere
7:01 PM
PSA: Some Users Reporting Data Loss with iCloud ‘Reset All Settings’
6:14 PM
Laurene Powell Jobs 28th Wealthiest American, 4th Richest American Woman
5:45 PM
Apple Releases Shellshock Security Update for Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!