I recently updated to Lion and didn't keep any backup of the local library for my installed apps on the iPad.
Now when I'm trying to update to the latest version of iOS it tells me this:
But when I'm trying to Sync Apps it tells me this:
The thing is that I don't have any apps right now in my iTunes library and my question is: How can I backup my existing apps from my iPad without losing them?
I really want to avoid downloading them all again, since some of the apps (like VLC) are not even in the AppStore anymore and I don't want to jailbreak it.