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Syncing stuck on contacts

680 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Oct 15, 2008 12:42 AM by dis grey RSS
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Oct 14, 2008 1:38 PM
So I broke down and went to update my firmware from 1.1.4 to 2.1.1 ... the update seems to have gone okay, except that when I try to sync my phone it gets stuck on "syncing contacts". I left it overnight (for 10 hours!) and it said the same thing this morning.

If I eject it the phone seems to work okay, but it won't download any of my App Store purchases because I guess that happens after the contacts are synced.

How do I fix this?
  • dis grey Level 2 Level 2 (200 points)
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    Oct 15, 2008 12:42 AM (in response to paa3838)
    I'd suggest uncheck syncing contacts and see if it has the same issue. Your profile doesn't say windows or mac but I'd probably suggest export all your contacts/calendars/bookmarks and reset sync services
    windows > itunes > edit > preferences > devices > reset sync history
    mac > isync > preferences > reset sync history
    iMac 24" 2.16 Core2 Duo NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT, Mac OS X (10.5.5), MBP/AppleTV/iPhone/iPods

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