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iMac Wi-Fi Update to Fix Auto Reconnect after Wake from Sleep in OS X 10.7.3
(I don't use OS X Lion but have seen this issue reported in apple's forums)
"OS X Lion: iMac may not automatically reconnect to Wi-Fi network after waking from sleep

Products Affected
OS X Lion, iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2009), iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2010), iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2011), iMac (27-inch, Late 2009), iMac (27-inch, Mid 2010), iMac (27-inch, Mid 2011)

Symptoms
After waking an iMac running OS X Lion v10.7.3 from sleep, the computer may not automatically reconnect to the Wi-Fi network it was associated with prior to sleep.

Resolution
Download and install the iMac Wi-Fi Update, which resolves an issue that may cause an iMac to not automatically connect to a known Wi-Fi network after waking from sleep.

Additional Information
For additional help with Wi-Fi, please see:
Troubleshooting Wi-Fi issues in OS X Lion and Mac OS X v10.6. "

When I first posted the above there was no Wi-Fi Update Download page yet, but there is now:

"About iMac Wi-Fi Update v1.0
This update resolves an issue that may cause an iMac to not automatically connect to a known Wi-Fi network after waking from sleep.

It is recommended for all iMac (Late 2009 or newer) users running 10.7.3."


  
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