1. Ticman's Avatar
    not sure I am in th right place but here goes.

    bought a Mac and have used sync for contacts, calendar and apps and music. Still have itunes on older PC.

    everything is fine except on last sync of music I now have duplicates of every album and song. the iPhone ipod is fine. any short cuts to eliminate duplication and what did i do wrong on the sync.


    02-05-2010 03:53 PM
  2. flyingember's Avatar
    please explain exactly what you did and in what order.

    you don't say where the duplicates are since you have two computers
    02-05-2010 08:12 PM
  3. Ticman's Avatar
    Bought an iMac and plugged in iPhone

    Was asked to set up this computer for iTunes data

    Did a sync for contacts, calendar and music

    Everything on iPhone was fine BUT no applications on iTunes. Call tech support and they solved the app problem

    Did a sync again and now I had duplicate appointments on iPhone of all calendar events. Figured out how to delete the multiple calendars i had on iMac and did another sync of calendar and all is fine on iPhone

    For some reason i went into iTunes music library and saw that every album was duplicated but the iPhone iPod was fine. Need to eliminate the duplicated albums

    I am guess that some setting I have on iMac is wrong. Also notice that on the PC i set up my preferences once but appear to have to set up sync preferences EACH time on the Mac.

    My problem may be more of a Mac issue than phone issue but sure would appreciate your thoughts and suggestions.

    02-06-2010 09:00 AM
  4. eksellent's Avatar
    did you find an answer for this? I just experienced the same issue when I synced my new iphone 4
    08-16-2010 07:57 AM