View Full Version : Moving Itunes with iphone sync from Mac to Pc

Apr 27, 2009, 06:05 PM
Sadly I have to give back my work laptop. 17inch macbookpro

And i dont have another mac to move my itunes library to at the moment. Ive previously moved librarys from mac to mac. but i need to move it to an xp installation.

Which folders to i need to move to where on itunes in xp to retain my iphone 3g syncing without a hiccupt

users\sabih\library\application support\mobile snc\backup

one folder here contains info.plst and this info below. sounds impt

<key>Last Backup Date</key>
<key>Phone Number</key>
<key>Product Type</key>
<key>Product Version</key>
<key>Serial Number</key>
<key>Target Identifier</key>

theres also users\sabih\library\itunes
but it has carrier updates and other nonsense.

Appreciate any help.

I dont want to give my mac back!

Apr 28, 2009, 11:07 AM

Apr 29, 2009, 07:41 AM
I would copy the iTunes folder. When I switched from PC to Mac I did just that and it worked perfectly. I assume it would work the other way around. Either way, you can always delete what you don't need after the fact. You are better off having it and not needing it than you are needing it and not having it.