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iOS 5.0.1 is out and I want to do any upgrade, but when I click Update, it will pop out a window that says:

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So I sync'ed the iPhone 4S once, and it pop out the same dialog. I sync'ed again and it was the same thing. Is it not good enough to just sync? What should be done to "transfer the purchased items to my Library"?

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Follow the steps in this Apple support page. This page goes through the steps to ensure that iTunes on the target computer is authorized, and the steps to transfer are:

  1. Connect your device to the computer.
  2. Select the Transfer Purchases menu option enter image description here

You should then be able to upgrade your iPhone without any additional prompts.

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sync'ing without transferring those content, that's beyond my comprehesion –  動靜能量 Nov 15 '11 at 0:43

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