Apple Releases iOS 6.1.2 Download, Fixes Exchange Calendar Bug [Update]


Apple has released iOS 6.1.2 for download and the notes indicate it fixes the Exchange calendar bug that has plagued numerous users, as it caused a decrease in battery life, with MacRumors noting its sources say the recent passcode bypass exploit has also been closed. If you’re a jailbreaker, you will probably want to stay away from this update.

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The update is available by going to Settings > General > Software Update or by plugging your iOS device into iTunes.

Update: iOS 6.1.2 does not fix the passcode exploit, as ArsTechnica’s Andrew Cunningham confirmed with us on Twitter he was still able to replicate the bug:

…more to come


  • jsh

    Nice. Download and install via iTunes with iPhone 5 and it’s a monster 950 megs. For an issue I don’t have.

  • What about an over the air software update?

  • mackman6151

    If you do OTA you’ll have trouble with a jailbreak if you decide to do so down the road.

  • Thank You for these direct links. It would be easy for me to install iOS software in my ipad.