iTunes sync

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by Tech198, Sep 21, 2012.

  1. Tech198 macrumors G5

    Mar 21, 2011
    Australia, Perth
    Hi all..

    WHy does Apple only allow "one-way" sync from iTunes ?

    It backups every time you sync, but its not-readable.

    (haven't tried his with movies, TV shows or apps, but i assume its universal.

    Basically, Apples forcing us to keep the originals, (which is kind of good anyway), but it would be easier to sync back. iTunes, as i found out doesn't allow this, and for some reason Image Capture is greyed out... iPhoto won;t help either.

    It there a solution to this at all? or is this just "the Apple way" ?

    I'm beginning to think Apple should have left it as a "you can mont this as a disk" ... vs limiting the options. (and not being able to sync and read it on the mac is a limitation).
  2. Tech198, Sep 26, 2012
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2012

    Tech198 thread starter macrumors G5

    Mar 21, 2011
    Australia, Perth
  3. mrapplegate macrumors 68030

    Feb 26, 2011
    Cincinnati, OH
    A solution to what? What is it you are trying to do?
  4. Krazy Bill macrumors 68030

    Krazy Bill

    Dec 21, 2011
    I think he wan't to access the raw files inside his itunes backup. (????)

    I'm only giving myself 40/60 odds on this though.

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