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I have a 5th-gen iPod Touch with a little more than 1000 photos. I connected it to Lightroom, and it only shows 159 photos. I tried to import those, and it said the photos couldn't be read. I thought it was a bug in Lightroom, so I tried iPhoto, but the result was the same. The photos all display fine on the iPod itself.

Is there any way to get these pictures off the device?

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You took all the photos on the device - correct? – bassplayer7 Dec 13 '12 at 22:48
Correct. After I posted this, I connected the device to my only Windows laptop, and all the photos showed up and transferred fine. I'm still baffled what could have gone wrong, and what I could have done to fix it if I hadn't owned any Windows boxen.... – James B Dec 15 '12 at 19:54

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