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IPhone :: Restore Did Not Backed Up Apps / Getting Missing Items Back


I decided tonight to update my iPhone 3G to the updated software version 2.1. I downloaded the software and began the install. After iTunes spent about an hour or an hour and a half backing up my iPhone, the install began. About 15 minutes or so into this process I received an error message stating my phone was not properly updated.The phone was then put in recovery mode. I was told to use the restore option before I could proceed with using my phone. So I restored. At this point, 2.1 was put on my phone. I was then asked if I wanted to set up my phone as a new phone or use a restore to set it up. I chose the restore option.The restore lasted about 20 minutes. Afterwards, I now have 2.1 one on the phone. Also, the following items appear to be restored from before the failed install: my contacts, recent and favorite call lists, photos, calendar items, alarm clocks, text messages, cities in my weather application, notes, my mail configuration and maybe some other items. However, these items were NOT restored: my music (about 31 songs) and applications (approximately 20). My home screens were reset to the default. I'm not sure what else is missing, but these are the obvious things I noticed right off the bat. I never synced my music or my applications with iTunes, which may have something to do with it. However, I didn't sync photos either.How do I get the missing items back?Has anyone had a similar experience?What caused this problem?How can I avoid it in the future?

Information:
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Windows XP


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