How to Fix iTunes Not Recognizing iPhone on Windows 10
After updating your computer to Windows 10, you found that iTunes is not recognizing your iPhone or iPad anymore. But you no need to worry as that issue happens to many other users who upgraded to Windows 10.They are also complaining that iTunes does not detect their iOS device when connecting to the Windows 10 computer. So in this post, we’ll show you how to fix iTunes when it doesn’t recognize your iPhone or iPad in your Windows 10 computer.
How to Fix iTunes Not Detecting iPhone on Windows 10
- Uninstall and Re-install iTunes
The first solution you should try is deleting iTunes from your computer and then downloading the latest version and install it. Whenever a new iTunes version is rolled out, it usually contains bug fixes, keep updating iTunes to the latest version to get rid of any known issues.
- Update to the latest iTunes version
If you have already installed iTunes on your computer, make sure that it is updated to the latest version. You can check and then download the latest iTunes version available from Apple’s website.
- Restart your iPhone and PC
Make e a reboot on both your iPhone and PC and then check to see whether iTunes now detects your iPhone. To reboot your iPhone, hold the Power button and slide to power off. Then turn it back on.
- Plug your iPhone to a different USB port
Sometimes, the issue happens with the USB port, which makes your iPhone unable to connect properly. To fix it, you should try connecting your iPhone to another USB port on the computer.
- Use a different USB cable
The USB cable you are using may not be working properly, so this prevents your device from connecting to your computer. Use a different certificated USB cable which works fine to fix the issue.
- Trust your computer when prompted
When you connect your iPhone/ iPad to the computer and then launch iTunes for the first time, a prompt will appear on your iPhone that says “Trust This Computer”. Tap on the “Trust” button so that iTunes can detect your iPhone on the computer.
These are some common solutions to help you fix “iTunes not recognizing iPhone” issue on Windows 10. Let’s know your thoughts in the comment below.