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I phone and i tunes

Every time i plug the usb cable into my pc to link to i tunes, it crashes the pc and reboots it. if i keep the usb cable in its slot it just automatically reboots. have been on to apple but after 2-3 hours of trying different ways around it im begining to tear my hair out. anybody had the same problem ??? im running windows xp

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It sounds like either a faulty usb socket or a driver issue with usb on your system... do you use microsoft update to keep your system up to date and the drivers current? if not you should do so. If you have more than 1 usb socket on your computer try one of those... remember itunes/iphone/ipods use usb version 2 and may not work properly if you have the older usb 1 standard on your computer

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