My apps have vanished

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  1. Poisonivy

    Poisonivy Super Moderator Staff Member

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    This is weird,I had some apps installed and put some more on today with short cuts on my home screen,then I did some updates later,thought no more of it until now when I noticed they had all gone,theyr still showing in purchases but they all need installing again,any ideas anyone?
     
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    If you didn't "transfer purchases" before you updated, or synced, the apps would have been removed to I tunes. Make sure to transfer, then check the appropriate boxes in iTunes apps next time you sync. I am a little surprised that iTunes didn't "prompt" you to transfer purchases before it updated for you.
     
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    Oops, I may have read your post wrong. Sorry if my response was irrelevant :)
     
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    Ok thanks,it's the first update iv done,it took quite a while,I didn't see anything about that,not sure I fully understand that but I will check next time.
     

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