Audio & Video Software forum


Switching itunes from pc to pc

by bantumi83 / April 24, 2012 2:08 AM PDT

Hi, my name is Jenson.

I own an iPhone 4 and use to sync my phone via my laptop's itune there. I would like to know, is there any possible way to switch itune my laptop to my new pc without disrupting the whatsoever data along the process. I have tried to connect my iPhone to my new PC, of which i hv installed with iTunes, but the phone could not recognise this and considered it as the "new" iTunes and requires me to erase the iPhone so it can sync with new iTunes. Please advice.

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Switching itunes from pc to pc
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Switching itunes from pc to pc
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

All Answers

Collapse -
Did you try this link? (first hit on google.)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 24, 2012 4:36 AM PDT
Collapse -
the same to me
by sealion001 / May 9, 2012 1:57 PM PDT

mine is itouch, the old one without camera. i really dont like every time i change computer it told me need to do sth. for "new" itunes. i've heard that there is quota itunes for iphone and itouch. is that so?

Collapse -
What exactly is your question?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / May 9, 2012 9:34 PM PDT
In reply to: the same to me

There is no quota for iTunes, you can download it as many times as you like.

Would you like to try rephrasing your question?


Popular Forums
Computer Help 51,912 discussions
Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions
Laptops 20,411 discussions
Security 30,882 discussions
TVs & Home Theaters 21,253 discussions
Windows 10 1,672 discussions
Phones 16,494 discussions
Windows 7 7,855 discussions
Networking & Wireless 15,504 discussions


Samsung Galaxy S8's major makeover

This year's flagship phone gets a sexy new design and Bixby, a house-made digital assistant.