1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Can't Backup iPhone on One Win 7 User Account

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by chefelf, Jun 20, 2018.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. chefelf

    chefelf Thread Starter

    Joined:
    May 22, 2011
    Messages:
    1
    Hi, All,

    I've spent hours on the phone with Apple support trying to get to the bottom of this one and I'd like to see if anyone has any ideas.

    Basically I can't backup my iphone. When I try to complete the backup it gives me the error message: "iPhone cannot backup because an error occured while reading from or writing to."

    Apple support was able to identify that it might be a problem with my user account in Windows. I created a new user account and was able to backup the iPhone with no problem.

    The only thing that we could find that they thought may be an issue is a lingering Chromium installation. I completely removed it but still have the error.

    If anyone has any ideas as to what I could try to get this working on my main Windows account I would be very appreciative. Thank you in advance!
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1211806

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice