We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,258 News Articles

Apple fixes bugs with iPhone 2.0.1 software

Follows bug fixss in Apple iTunes 7.7.1

Apple has released iPhone software 2.0.1, an update to the original software released with the iPhone 3G, and usable with all iPhone models.

Read our Apple iPhone 2.0 software review

Apple iPhone 3G review

iPhone 3G: Your top 25 questions answered

According to Apple, iPhone software 2.0.1 contains "bug fixes".

The 249MB update is only available by connecting the iPhone to your computer and downloading through iTunes. iTunes will then prompt you to install the software and take care of the update procedure.

At the end of July, Apple released iTunes 7.7.1. According to the notes provided by the company, iTunes 7.7.1 “includes fixes to improve stability and performance”.

Apparently at least five items have been fixed including corruption of accented artist names, a bug that prevented CDs from being ejected, iPods not being recognized, long iPhone backups and a sync issue with Outlook.

iTunes 7.7.1 is available via the software update mechanism in Mac OS X. Windows users can download Apple iTunes 7.7.1 for PC.


IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

IDG UK Sites

Why Apple and Samsung, Google and Microsoft's schoolyard spats make them all look stupid

IDG UK Sites

How to successfully bridge the gap between clients and creatives

IDG UK Sites

How to update your iPhone or iPad to iOS 8: including how to install iOS 8 if you don't have room ()......