Updating airport extreme
This update addresses an issue that may prevent Air Port base stations from appearing in Air Port Utility when Back to My Mac is enabled.
We all know the importance of keeping on top of security updates, but there is one kind that might escape your attention if you don’t have it set to check automatically: those for your Air Port base station.
Same day, firmware update 7.6.7 for all of its 802.11n Wi-Fi base stations, including the Air Port Express, Air Port Extreme, and Air Port Time Capsule..
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The 7.7.8 update is available for 802.11ac base stations, while the 7.6.8 update is available for 802.11n base stations.
Apple has reportedly stopped development on its Air Port wireless routers, with no new Air Port products planned for release, but the company will continue to offer bug fixes and updates in the near future.The 7.7.8 update applies to 802.11ac base stations, while the 7.6.8 update is available for 802.11n base stations.Firmware update 7.7.8 is recommended for all Air Port Extreme and Air Port Time Capsule base stations with 802.11ac."The hard drive i Pod people were gone for a long time, when we issued the last update for the i Pod classic firmware," we were told by our contacts within Apple."Just because the hardware guys have moved on to other things, doesn't mean we won't support the software." Near the end of November, reports started circulating —backed by sources —suggesting that Apple may be ending the Air Port family hardware.