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iTunes 8.2 Update Unexpected Behavior

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BillP3rd Calculating status...
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Jun 1, 2009 5:39 PM
I just downloaded and installed iTunes 8.2. When I first ran the program it went through a quite lengthy process of "updating" my library. When I connected my iPod it proceeded to copy over 600 tracks to it, despite the fact that the tracks were *already present* on the iPod. What in the world was that about and am I goingt o find 2 copies of the tracks on my iPod? (I currently have over 4400 tracks on the device and since there doesn't appear to be a list of what iTunes "updated", I'd really like to know what iTunes did.)
30 GB iPod Video, Windows Vista
  • thicks Calculating status...
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    Jun 1, 2009 5:47 PM (in response to BillP3rd)
    I really don't know what's going on, as I've yet to update to 8.2, but perhaps you can make yourself a smart playlist of songs most recently modified (set the date to something within the past week or so -- go further back if that doesn't yield results). That may allow you to see which files were replaced on your iPod.
    1.83 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Mac Mini, Mac OS X (10.5.7), 400 MHz PowerBook G3 (backlight needs replacing); iPod Classic 120GB; 2G iPod
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    Jun 2, 2009 8:43 AM (in response to BillP3rd)
    I have a similar problem. I just DL'ed 8.2. It took a while to load just like this previous poster stated (was "updating" the library). It worked fine, I synched it up with my Ipod, and I added more music with no problem.

    THEN, I went to add more music an hour later, and it locked up. I cant get iTunes to work anymore. It starts (can see it adjusting the vlume settings on a synch) then Windows instantly gives an Error message saying:

    "iTunes has stopped working-- A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available."

    Obviously Windows hasnt notified me of anything. So thats why Im here...

    What are my options?

    Message was edited by: Badseed2
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