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8.1 and iTunes Cannot sync iPod Touch (3rd gen.)

  1. #1


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    Windows 8.1

    8.1 and iTunes Cannot sync iPod Touch (3rd gen.)


    Anybody out there know of a "fix" for iTunes and Windows 8.1? Can't sync my iPod Touch (3rd gen.) at all, and now iTunes simply shuts down even after double-clicking on the icon on my desktop (can't access my Library).
    PC is an HP, less than two years old; always worked before (likely the upgrade to .1 is the cause of all this!).
    Thanks!

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  2. #2


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    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center


    I have the iPod classic (80gig, circa 2009) and it's syncing fine with the latest version of iTunes (11.4.0.18). This is under Windows 8.1 with all the updates. Point being I don't think it's a compatibility issue.

    If possible you can try resetting the iPod from within the iPod itself by going to Settings, and then clicking Reset Settings, and see if that works.

    Let us know.
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