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How do I control iTunes Sync to control exactly what I would like to upload to my iPhone or iPad?

Note: I am running iOS 5 on the phone, and iOS 6 on the iPad.

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Lynda, did this answer your question? Did you need anything else? – Everett Dec 19 '12 at 23:01
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In iTunes go to the upper right hand corner:

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select the device (iPad or iPhone), then this window opens:

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Put a check mark in the box marked with red in the photo above (Sync only checked songs and videos). You'll be able to select what Music/Videos are checked by selecting the Music or Movies tab at the top of this picture (notice Summary is currently selected).

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