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iTunes Help: Corrupt Library and iPod not detected


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MC Elasmosarus

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Whenever I run iTunes, my library is blank. I get the following error message:

"The file or directory C:\documents and settings\user name\my documents\my music\itunes\itunes library.itl is corrupt and unreadable. Please run the Chkdsk utility.""

Also, when I make an attempt to add a song to my library, it does not appear in my library. Another problem I have is that my computer can not detect my iPod through the USB cord. Therefore, I don't have the ability to update. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling iTunes, but it does not solve my problem.

Does anyone have any possible solutions to my problem?
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Ca you delete the file library.itl at all and see if i-tunes simply re-creates it (you may have to delete this in safe mode) or try uninstalling and re-instaling i-tunes see if that helps. Unsure on the USB problem though, have you tried a different cable at all to rule out any fault there.
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