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Itunes/computer problem? I've had iTunes before with my first iPod, it crashed about a year ago. Now I have a new iPod (my first one was stolen) and I have a problem. I unistalled and completely rid my computer of the first crashed iTunes, I went to the Apple website and downloaded the newesr one. It gave me the same error as before: http://s195.photobucket.com/albums/z110/StarChick15_2007/?action=view₪t=itunesproblem.jpg I called Apple help and was told it was because I have a Dial up internet connection. I was told that someone could put the iTunes program on a disc for me and I could install it then. Best Buy does it for free, so I went there and got my disc. I brought it home, put it in, installed it and STILL am getting the same error message. I called Best Buy and told them my story, they said it has something to do with my computer. Before I bring it in and have to pay them money I don't have and money my parents won't pay to fix the problem (I don't know what is wrong yet) I wanted to see if I could get help and figure the problem out myself. Please! IF anyone has any idea what the problem could be and how I could fix it, email me at patrice15@peoplepc.com.

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    Patrice Jun 22, 2008

    Thank you. I'll look into a local repair shop.

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    Patrice Jun 23, 2008

    I tried, it was almost the exact same thing I've been trying, but I tried it nonetheless. It didn't work. Thanks for posting the link though.

  • Kevin Shafer
    Kevin Shafer May 11, 2010

    I don't have an answer to your specific problem without having the PC in front of me but PLEASE don't let Geek Squad touch your computer. You will lose everything, pay an astronomical price, and I'm sure it's just something really simple. If you must take it somewhere, look for a local pc repair shop.

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