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Facebook contact sync will add photos to contacts that don't have any pictures assigned and leave those that have them already unchanged. Sources: on Facebook contact sync and review of the feature on iLounge with the answer to the question.
In my own experience, using the "Update All Contacts" creates new contact cards and doesn't change your contacts except the "Linked Contacts" field, which links your contact to his/her Facebook contact card. When you view a contact card, it "shows" you the merged info on that contact. So if one of your contacts didn't have a picture, but the Facebook ...
I have now gone ahead and clicked "Update All Contacts" for Facebook. Here are my empirical findings: After about 30s it said 405 contacts updated I examined my contacts and could see Some contacts on that iPad got photos from Facebook No existing photos were overridden. On lots of contacts a “Facebook” entry was created. I guess this indicates that ...
This may help to determine which app(s) are the culprit. In iTunes, I clicked on the "Apps" icon at the top left, then on "App Store" at the top, then on "Purchased" on the right hand side", then on "Not in My Library". And, lo and behold, in my case there were some apps that had the iCloud symbol, i.e., that were not present locally in my apps library. I ...
Unfortunately by "backing up the app" it only backs up the data the app has. You can go into your finder and locate the app and save that in another location and when you need it inport it into iTunes. Just remember to not update the app. Finder/username/music/itunes/itunes media/mobile applications
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