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    Default Music turned in to "other data"
    I have a Jailbroken iPhone everything has been working fine. Today I plugged in my iPhone and it turned all my music in to "other" data. I have no idea how to reverse this I really don't want restore my iPhone and rejailbreak it and download all my apps. Does anyone know how to fix this?


    Thanks.

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    What's Jailbreak?
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    Just happened to me too, I see some fixes but none that work of fit my situation.

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    Has no one figured this out?!? there are countless amounts of dead ended threads.... I synced up one itunes purchased album yesterday and all my music turned to "other" (orange) data and is no longer recognized. It has to be a simple fix.... jailbroken 1.1.4.
    THANKS!

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    My iPhone is a Part of Me m3thodandr3d's Avatar
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    This may work, but I haven't personally tested it yet.
    You can ssh onto the phone and navigate to

    /private/var/mobile/Media/iTunes_Control

    Delete the iTunes folder along with the music folder.

    Resync your phone and iTunes should transfer the music back over. Most likely the whole problem is just a corrupted iTunesDB file.

    BACKUP the iTunes folder as a precaution.
    Please hit the thanks button if I helped you out

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    don't use method mentioined above cuz now i got itunes can not read....something about summary and restore...i repeat don't try method above
    if this post help click the thanks

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    this happened to me on my first Gen...i had to RESTORE.

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