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Iphone not detected by computer

My iphone suddenly started to show this message "this acessory was not made to work with iphone". After that, it doesn`t seem to charge and is not recognized by the computer in order to sync and backup the data so I can reset it. Even though, I can still charge it on my JBL ipod speakers and it still makes calls.

Any idea on how to solve it??

thanks a lot

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  • macho33016 Jul 28, 2008

    my iphone will not detected my computer

  • Anonymous Aug 04, 2008

    same problem. Any luck?

  • rawb1 Aug 19, 2008

    i plug my iphone in and it makes the noise as if it connects to the computer but then it doesnt show up anywhere on the computer not on itunes or anything but when i plug an ipod in the computer it works. and when i plug my iphone in another computer it works. wtf!

  • paulrogers31 Dec 23, 2008

    new iphone, connected usb and not detected by computer or itunes. cant sync to send data. ideas anyone, Thanks Paul

  • dustydelap Jan 01, 2009

    Same problem here. Can someone please help

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I have same prob but my phone is in recovery mode

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