iphone Disappears From itunes

  DavidM4 10:33 15 Nov 2008
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When I connect the iphone it opens itunes but the phone doesn't appear in the left hand pane of itunes or appears for a short space of time then disappears, what's going on?

itunes is rubbish (well my in my opinion).

Thanks in advance. David M

  AL47 10:44 15 Nov 2008

i have all sorts of probles

sometimes i have to restart, try different usbs, ive even system restored

yep, itunes does suck, i only use it for my phone, nothing else

  DavidM4 12:00 16 Nov 2008

Looks like I'll just have to DL one of the itunes alternatives, cheers anyway.

Any suggestions to the best alternative?

  DavidM4 18:13 16 Nov 2008

Sussed it nearly.

I was using my son's nano data cable thinking that would be ok, went and got the iphone cable(had the iphone cable at work) and it seems to be showing up constantly now BUT! It won't sync videos! itunes ARRGH!

They are mp4 format and they will import and play in itunes, they just won't sync!

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