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On June 8, 2011 (2011-06-08), several major websites will provide some of their Internet content over IPv6. This will give consumers, businesses, service providers, and developers an opportunity to test IPv6 functionality across the Internet.

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On June 8, 2011 (2011-06-08), several major websites will provide some of their Internet content over IPv6. This will give consumers, businesses, service providers, and developers an opportunity to test IPv6 functionality across the Internet.

For general information about World IPv6 Day and a link to the IPv6 test page, please visit the Internet Society (ISOC) site. If you would like to test your connection to Apple’s own IPv6 page visit www.ipv6.apple.com.

How might World IPv6 Day affect you?

While it is expected that fewer than 1 out of every 20,000 people will be affected on June 8, 2011, some customers may experience difficulties such as performing searches or connecting to popular websites, such as Google, Yahoo!, YouTube, and Facebook. For more information about websites participating, see the list at World IPv6 Day List of Participants.

Important: Mention of third-party websites and products is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation. Apple assumes no responsibility with regard to the selection, performance or use of information or products found at third-party websites. Apple provides this only as a convenience to our users. Apple has not tested the information found on these sites and makes no representations regarding its accuracy or reliability. There are risks inherent in the use of any information or products found on the Internet, and Apple assumes no responsibility in this regard. Please understand that a third-party site is independent from Apple and that Apple has no control over the content on that website. Please contact the vendor for additional information.
Last Modified: Mar 10, 2014
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