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I have reset the ipad and that doesnt seem to make a difference. I gets to trying to sync music, skips over the step, and then gives the above error saying it cant sync. Help!P MacBook Pro 2.8 Ghz 15.4" Mac OS X (10.6.5) 8 gb. memory, iPhone, ipad, the works...|start-session-error-sync-ipad
Ask by ToddPeperkorn
Dec 10, 2010 9:07 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
For a while now my 64gb 3G ipad has had sync issues with my iMac. Both are up to date. The backup process takes a very long time, stops at about 80% and then after 10-15 minutes I get 2 error dialog boxes telling me that there was a problem backing up. The second informs me that a new session could...|sync-error-start-session-ipad
Ask by David Z.
Jan 21, 2011 16:10 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Hi, everyone, Ive got an ipad 32GB and when I try to sync it with iTunes, a message appears saying The ipad cannot be synced because a session could not be startedIt has done this twice now over two days, any help or ideas? iMac 21.5" Mac OS X (10.6.5) iPhone 4 32GB, ipad 32GB, Apple TV 160GB...|ipad-sync-message-session-started
Ask by Tom Whiteway
Jan 22, 2011 16:10 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
My husband has been trying to sync his new ipad (gift from me, which I now regret) and seems to have synced it to my identity, not his, with my itunes etc. He would like to undo this and start over. He says he has his own itunes account, under his own email, which he used to download a solitaire ga...|undo-sync-wrong-person-data-start-correctly-ipad
Ask by cldaffron
Jan 1, 2011 4:10 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
That is the error message I receive when I connect my ipad to my iMac. I know there is an initial connection because an app from the ipad was downloaded to the iMac, but the sync does not complete and I am left with the error message in the Subject line. Any thoughts? iMac Intel, Macbook Mac OS X (10.6.1)...|backup-session-started-ipad
Ask by Flagstaff434
Feb 3, 2011 16:10 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Though I can still sync my ipad, I get this message every time:iTunes could not back up the ipad because a session could not be started with the ipad. Please disconnect and reconnect the ipad, then try again.Because of this state, though, iTunes will not sync me up to the latest iOS update, so Im kind of stuck right now with my current ipad OS. Any thoughts? Mac Mini, Macbook Pro Mac OS X (10.6.3)...|itunes-ipad-session
Ask by Jay6k
Mar 29, 2011 16:10 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Ive unfortunately had bad experiences with previous iTunes sessions. So Im not looking forward to my next. But I need to sync across some large files (for my Memory-Map app) and this is the most efficient way to do it. So could I get some practical advice beforehand on a few points please.1. Is the...|preparing-itunes-session-ipad
Ask by Terry P
Jan 27, 2011 4:10 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I downloaded the free app Mocha VNC Lite, set it up, and was able to access my iMacs desktop. Everything worked as it should. But the second time I tried to access my iMac, the connection failed. After some fishing around, I discovered that the last digit of my iMacs IP address went from a 2 to a 3...|ip-address-vnc-session-ipad
Ask by lakeshore
Dec 10, 2010 9:08 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Im having trouble with my ipad which wont back up and wont update to the new version of the software.Ive made sure my OSX is up to date and have the latest iTunes. Ive also tried it on my iMac, the ususal computer and my wifes MacBook but I get exactly the same response. Any ideas out there?ThanksDavid imac 3.06GHz Core 2 Duo Mac OS X (10.6.6)...|session-started-ipad
Ask by Cobbyco
Mar 14, 2011 4:10 AM
9 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Yes, I have it too. It cant backup because the session cannot be started. Everything is current. Ive done a hard reset on computer and ipad.HELP! MacBook Pro 2.8 Ghz 15.4" Mac OS X (10.6.5) 8 gb. memory, iPhone, ipad, the works...|dreaded-session-started-syncing-problem-ipad
Ask by ToddPeperkorn
Dec 23, 2010 16:10 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I was in the process of backing up my ipad this evening and it was, by the bar graph progress indicator, about 95% done but was taking FOREVER to get through that last bit. Then the power went out. Now when I plug in the ipad and run iTunes, the synch goes ultra quick and then I get an error messag...|itunes-backup-ipad-session-started-wipad
Ask by mtnmedic
Feb 16, 2011 4:10 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Updated my iPhone from my iMac to 4.3 with no problems. Connected my ipad and downloaded the update again. Just after expanding the update an error dialog box comes up saying that iTunes has lost the session connection with my ipad and I have to reconnect again. Ive tried shutting off my anti-virus...|4.3-update-ipad-fails-session-connection-lost
Ask by baerjamin
Mar 11, 2011 1:03 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hello All,Ive had my ipad from the first day of release, last year, and it has grown in my estimation daily. I find it exceeding useful in a technical engineering environment when it was only expected to be a couch potatos web device...etc. In the last two days my ipad wont perform a back-up and the message on my Mac is worded something like cannot back-up your ipad as it cannot initiate a session or words to that affect. Any one with a similar experience or comments to offer. ThanksWDW 21.5" 3.06 Intel Core i3 iMac Mac OS X (10.6.4) iPod HIFI, iPods, ipad and iPhone4...|ipad-imac-send-message-initiate-session
Ask by Warren Willows
Feb 22, 2011 1:03 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
Never fully downloaded and had to do a restore which failed too. Had to visit the Apple store ( 1 hour away from me) to fix. They did a complete restore and installed the update.Problem is-what do I do for future updates? Really dont want to go thru this again, including reinstalling all my music a...|3.21-update-failed-ipad
Ask by jerryinbklyn
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
I am trying to sync new i pad with i tunes. it registers on computer but when the backup tries to take place I get mobile backup failed message. I have reinstalled I tunes and tried different usb. get same emssage on i touch HP Elitebook 2530 p Windows XP...|backup-failed-ipad
Ask by fb53
Jan 1, 2011 16:10 PM
0 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Heloo All i hope you can help me i have ipad 64 Gb wifi + 3G i tried to restore it itune downlaoded the update file n it started to restoring it til it arrive restoring ipad firmware it gets stack with ipad could not be restored for unknown reseons error 1014 i googled n i found solutions like changeing machines or trying different usb ports i tried everything but facing same problme so i hope anyone can help me in this please waiting for your answers IBM T60 Windows 7 Desktop windows XP and Sony Vaio Windows 7 32 bit...|ipad-restoring-failed
Ask by lumz1414
Dec 10, 2010 9:10 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Use
I was using Safari on 3G when my connection appeared to slow down and then stop, despite the indicator showing very good signal strength.I tried a WiFi connection I know is reliable and got a message saying The server stopped responding.I tested the 3G connection (same provider) and WiFi with my iPhone - both were working fine.Ive reset the ipad, reset the connections, and turned the ipad off for half an hour. Nothing...Various error messages include invalid connection, no credit left on data plan (not true.) MacBook Pro 2.16 Intel Mac OS X (10.5.8) iPhone 3GS 16GB, ipad 3G 32GB...|wifi-3g-failed-ipad
Ask by Grumpiest
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
I think this happened after I upgraded to version 3.2.2 on Saturday. Anyway, recently I have experienced a problem when I have to rely on my AT&T 3G connection. I get an error message indicating that I do not have a connection. In its most elemental form, when I try to use the Settings: Cellula...|connection-failed-ipad
Ask by Richard Tripp
Dec 10, 2010 9:02 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
I connected my ipad to my computer to do a sync and was prompted that a new version of the OS was available and itunes wanted to update my ipad. Well after 4 hours I still had the iTunes disk and usb picture on my ipad and a failed down load. I cannot get anything but the iTunes screen when I turn the pad on. How can I recover? There does not seem to be anything in iTuens except ways to buy more products. It does not seem to be worth anything for fixing problems Any ideas? xp...|failed-ipad-update
Ask by MyBrokenPad
Dec 22, 2010 13:03 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Just checked the tracking for my WiFi + 3G ipad, and there was an exception! It said that the package had arrived after the driver had left the distribution center here in Seattle. Now I either have to pick up from fedex on saturday or wait until Monday! MAJOR FAIL ON FEDEX for not living up to its service standards! Anybody else in Seattle not get theirs?Message was edited by: beezys MacMini Mac OS X (10.5)...|fedex-failed-ipad
Ask by beezys
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Haveing spent a long time on my ipad 2 drafting an important email, I inadvertantly mistyped the recipient's email address. Now I can't find the original to resend it. It's not in the sent, drafts or trash folders, and the failure notice does not contain the message body. Where did the message go? I'm using an IMAP account sending through SMTP....|find-failed-email-resend
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Feb 29, 2012 7:26 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Mail
My ipad information: ipad 16G, software version: 3.2.2.iTune version: I try to upgrade the ipad to iOS 4.2, then the iTune always show error = - 3259. I have try many times, but still fail. Lenovo X61 Windows XP Pro...|failed-upgrade-ios-4.2-ipad
Ask by Tiger Lee
Dec 10, 2010 9:16 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
My ipad has been extremley slow latley and whenever I open the internet or when its plugged into itunes it says either network connection failed or timed out. AND my wifi is on. Also my home button has been very sketchy lately. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesnt.Message was edited by: cookiecrumbs ...|ipad-network-connection-failed
Ask by cookiecrumbs
Mar 20, 2011 1:03 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
I tried installing iTunes on my Windows XP Pro PC this morning. It ran for 5-10 minutes or so, then stopped with this message:http://dl.dropbox.com/u/4019461/IiTunes-Setupproblem-1.jpgFWIW, the other two windows I was able to display contained the following technical stuff:http://dl.dropbox.com/u/4...|itunes-setup-failed-ipad
Ask by Terry P
Dec 10, 2010 9:11 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
I am a new ipad owner and I am very frustrated. I keep getting a verification failure or cannot find server. I have rebooted the router and the ipad but I cannot seem to fix the issue. I am also trying to set up Mobile Me. Help someone. Please!!!! Windows Vista...|verification-failed-communicate-server-ipad
Ask by Weaver10
Dec 10, 2010 9:04 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
Hi,I tried to configure email on the new ipad. I have connection to the internet via wifi and can reach web mail. But however I try to configure email every time I got message that Cannot Get Mail - the connection to the server xxx failed. Im 100% sure that all information such a server, user name and password are correct because Im using this account also in my MacBook.Can somebody help me? Why I cannot configure mail in my ipad successfuly? Does it work with servers which I got from provider or it is necessary put something special?Thanks for any help. ...|mail-connection-server-failed-ipad
Ask by Albi19
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
16 Replies Category:iPad Mail
My ipad is hanged in 2/3 of the update. I have tried 10ths of times on three different macs, but the update hangs at the same point ipad iOS 4 cant access the serial number so I cant get help from Apple!!...|unable-update-ipad-failed-4.2-installation
Ask by Sarah Philipson
Dec 10, 2010 9:12 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Does anyone know how to fix this?I connected ipad to windowx xp desktop with latest itunes and it asked to update the ipad. After the update failed, it keeps showing connect to itunes on ipad, yet the itunes doesnt seem to recognize it. Also as I connect ipad it shows in the bottom right Apple Mobile Device (recovery mode) and Found New Hardware window pops up. Does this mean I will lose all apps and saved files/books? Message was edited by: HLemmik Windows XP Pro...|ipad-update-failed-error-1602
Ask by HLemmik
Dec 10, 2010 9:03 AM
8 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I am syncing my ipad to my MacBook Pro (Running 10.6.4 and iTunes 9.2). I get an error message stating attempting to copy to the disk failed , Then it says that it is an Evernote File that is causing the issue. I have removed the file and the Evernote App. Still wont sync music, movies, etc. I have tried using DiskAid and it synced properly one time then it came right back to the same old issues. This is very frustrating. Any solutions out there? 15" MacBook Pro Mac OS X (10.6.4)...|attempting-copy-disk-failed-ipad
Ask by jkinsey
Dec 10, 2010 9:02 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I adquired a new ipad, this i my first Macintosh product I ever had, and since I bought it i cant sync any kind of music, video, photos, etc.. when i connected my ipad to my computer ( Alien ware, Windows 7, 64-bit) it made me kind of an account, with my name but several issues appeared in the scre...|ipad-syncing-failed-windows-7-64-bit
Ask by Heriberto
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
16 Replies Category:iPad Syncing

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