What’s New in OS X El Capitan 10.11.2?

What's New on Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.2

OS X El Capitan, the latest version of the Mac operating system, builds on the groundbreaking features and beautiful design introduced in OS X Yosemite, refining the experience and improving performance in lots of ways that you will enjoy every day.

Make the Most of Your Screen with Split View

  • Focus on two apps at once-neatly – arranged side by side – in full screen without distractions.

Take Control of Your Desktop with Mission Control

  • View all your open windows in a single layer with no overlap, so you can instantly find that window you’re looking for.
  • Create a new desktop space easily by dragging a window to the top of your screen.

Smarter Search in Spotlight

  • Search for weather, stocks, sport, web video and public transport information in Spotlight.
  • Use your won words to search for files on your Mac, like “documents I edited yesterday”.
  • Resize the Spotlight window and move it anywhere on the screen.

Handy Improvements in Mail

  • Use your trackpad to manage your inbox with a swipe, just like on iPhone. Swipe right to mark as read or unread, or swipe left to delete.
  • Mail automatically suggests contacts and events from your message to help you keep your contacts and calendar organized.
  • An improved full-screen view lets you switch between your inbox and your draft email messages.

A Simple and Powerful all-new Notes App

  • Format your notes with titles, paragraph headings, bullets, numbers, and checklists.
  • Save rich content like photos, videos, documents, PDFs, web links and map locations.
  • Easily search and browse the content from all your notes in the Attachments Browser.
  • Add content to a note directly from other OS X apps using the Share menu.
  • Create notes your Mac and they will automatically sync to your iOS devices using iCloud.

New Ways to Organise and Enhance Your Images in Photos

  • Photos automatically organise your library and helps you edit like a pro with simple and powerful editing tools.
  • Add or edit location data, and batch change titles, descriptions and keywords.
  • Sort your albums and the photos in them by date, title and more.
  • Use third-party editing extensions to take your photo editing to the next level.

Better Surfing in Safari

  • Keep your favourite websites open, up to date and easily accessible with Pinned sites.
  • Choose a font and theme for Reader, including Sepia and Night themes.
  • Mute web page audio from the Smart Search field.

Maps, Now with Transit View

  • See public transport lines and stations for selected cities, including metro, train, bus and ferry routes.
  • Plan your trip based on when you want to leave or arrive.
  • Research your trip on your Mac and share it to your iPhone or iPad for use on the go.

The OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 Update Improves the Stability and Security of  Your Mac

This update:

  • 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 USB cable
  • Improves iCould photos sharing for live photos

These were the newest features of Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.2. I hope that this should be helpful for you. Thanks for being with us.


Mukhtar Jafari is the founder and CEO of wikigain.com. He is CISCO CCENT & CCNA Certified and has got his diploma in IT Networking from North Metro TAFE PERTH. He is currently working as a Help Desk Technician at DEEPTECH Perth Western Australia. In addition, he loves helping other tech enthusiasts so he is working part-time on wikigain.com. He shares his experience through this website for IT beginners.

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