The brand new macOS Excessive Sierra replace might be downloaded immediately from the Mac App Retailer or by means of the Software program Replace operate within the Mac App Retailer on all appropriate Macs which are already operating macOS Excessive Sierra.
At present’s replace addresses a bug that causes apps like Messages to crash as a result of an incapacity to render a personality within the Indian language Telugu. When despatched or acquired, the character in query may cause an app like Messages or Safari to freeze up and turn out to be unresponsive.
There’s additionally a separate macOS Excessive Sierra 10.13.13 Supplemental Replace for iMac Pros, which is designed to repair the Telugu bug on these machines.
Previous to as we speak’s replace, the one repair in an app like Messages was to delete the whole dialog containing the buggy character. The replace additionally impacted iOS 11.2.5, and Apple additionally launched a brand new iOS 11.2.6 replace to repair it.
Apple beforehand addressed the Telugu character bug in iOS 11.three and macOS 10.13.four, however these updates are nonetheless in beta testing and will not be launched till the spring. Apple final week promised a minor replace to repair the bugs within the meantime.
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