After Windows 8 installations, IPAD Mini Won’t Sync or Show on ITunes.

Original Title: I INSTALLED WINDOWS 8 AND NOW MY IPAD MINI WONT SYNC OR SHOW ON ITUNES

 

nOW IPAD WONT SYNC WITH ITUNES


 

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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 3,925 Applies to:

Hi,

 

Thank you for posting your question in Microsoft Community.

 

From your issue description, I understand that you are unable to sync between IPAD mini and ITunes. Please let me know if you are not facing this issue.
 
I can understand the inconvenience caused to you. I will help you resolve the issue!
 

Try the methods and check after each method:

Method 1: Install the latest driver for IPAD device.

 

Method 2: First, I would suggest you to follow these steps and run the Hardware and devices troubleshooter:

a)      Press Windows key + W to search Settings.

b)      Type “Troubleshoot” without quotes and click on Troubleshooting in the results displayed on the left side of the screen.

c)      In the new window, click “Hardware and Sound”.

d)      In the list of options, click on “Hardware and Devices”.

e)      Click “Next” and follow the on-screen instructions.

 

Method 3: I would also suggest you to try installing the drivers in compatibility mode and check if it works:

a)      Right click on downloaded driver setup file.

b)      Click on Properties.

c)      Click on Compatibility tab.

d)      Put a check mark on Run this program in compatibility mode for.

e)      Select Windows 7.

f)       Put a check mark on Run this program as an administrator under Privilege Level.

 

Reference link:

iOS: Syncing with iTunes: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1386

 

If the issue persists, post your reply with results and the questions asked as above. We are happy to assist you further with advanced troubleshooting steps!

 

Hope it helps.

 

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I am having the same problem but with my ipad 3 i have been toldthat itunes as of yet is not supported in windows 8 and it is not possible to sync my devices untill i have a windows 7 compatible pc. Please do clarify.

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