The sixth and current generation iPod. It currently offers one size, 160 GB.

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need help with ipod classic hard drive diagnosis

I've started diagnosis mode on my ipod classic and went to SMART DATA. It showed me this on the screen: Retracts: 58 Reallocs: 16376 Pending Sectors: 0 PowerOn Hours: 643 Start/Stops: 8781 Temp ...
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iPod classic 160gb showing NO music or any files at all

I just finished making a Christmas playlist in iTunes when I moved my laptop and iTunes thinks I removed my iPod without ejecting it properly first. I think I'm using a crappy USB cord but that's ...
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Extract iTunes Config from iPod

I recently had a hard drive failure on my laptop and I am in the middle of re-installing everything. I have hit a snag that I am at a loss how to fix. Basically, I have been backing up my music to a ...
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iPod Classic 160GB just will not start any help appreciated

My 160gb iPod Classic will not turn on or do anything It does not get recognised by iTunes when I hold the Menu and Centre button the apple logo appears but does not start, if I hold the same buttons ...
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Ipod Classic 160GB shuffle issue

I just bought one of the last Ipod classics and for some reason when its in shuffle mode (songs - artists or playlists), it shuffles to the next track in the middle of the current song. odd? is there ...
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iPod Click Wheel Games disappeared from iTunes

Is it still possible to buy iPod Click Wheel Games for the iPod Classic? I can't find them on iTunes. Is there a way to side-load them and get them from elsewhere?
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Ipod Classic 120 GB frozen when syncing with a new PC.

I am trying to sync my Ipod Classic with my new PC, and my iTunes account is the same username, login, etc. My iPod has frozen in the "Connected- Eject before disconnecting" screen. It isn't syncing, ...
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iPod classic battery life

I have an iPod classic and tend to keep it plugged into a mains charger while playing music up to 4 hours a day. Will doing this damage the battery? Is it better to use all the battery power and ...
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Error code 80070022 and 80070057 when trying to backup music from iPod Classic

I'm attempting to backup all of the music from my 80GB iPod Classic to my Windows Vista computer. My old computer (the one originally with the backed up music) died on me, so iTunes wont backup music ...
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iPod Classic 160GB deletes all files and isn't recognized on PC

I purchased a 160 GB iPod Classic last year. Regularly throughout the year I found that the iPod would often freeze and need to be reset every time it was plugged into my computer. Formerly an Asus ...
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How can I recover files from an iPod classic (when using as a hard disk) after reformatting?

Recently, my 120 GB iPod classic was not being recognised by my MacBook and kept prompting to reformat. I have done this many times before but make it a conscious effort to back up my files before I ...
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my ipod classic 160gb is not recognised in my computer when connected but is still charging

My Ipod Classic 160gb is not being recognised in my computer or itunes when connected but is still charging. Is there anything I can do to fix this?
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Where is the “Home Computer” information that prevents syncing with other libraries stored on an iPod Classic?

The iPod Classic (and maybe others?) refuses to sync with more than one iTunes library at a time. This is very frustrating when I keep my music on multiple computers. Where is the "Home Computer" ...
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iPod 3rd Generation--Music is erased when disconnected from computer

Anytime I connect my iPod to my computer, load music from my iTunes library, and disconnect my iPod, all of my music and videos are erased. My iPod works fine when it connects to my sister's computer, ...
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Cannot delete iTunes U from iPod classic

Device: iPod classic, 160GB // iPod software: 1.12 // iTunes version: 11.0.3 I have a substantial number of iTunes U files on my iPod classic, taking up an enormous amount of space. I am unable to ...
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Windows gives me a message offering to scan and fix

Every time I plug in my 80GB iPod Classic windows offers to scan and fix it for me. Should I allow this? I do have a problem in that a lot of album artwork won't show even though I have tried ...
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Using an Air as an iPod dock

I have an iPod Classic 160GB synced with iTunes in Windows on a desktop computer. Volume from the iPod through headphones is too soft. When I'm away from the desktop, is it possible to connect the ...
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ipod classic 160gb

I need help. I am literally at my wits end. I've had my 160GB IPOD A1238, Model number 2173. for just under a year. No I don't have the receipt because I expected Apple products to be quality. I am ...
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Why doesn't my classic iPod show all of the artists songs any more?

My classic ipod won't show all of my previously purchased music nor everything I added to my library from my own CDs. It's not everything, just the music I listen to the most. My PCs and iPad are ...
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ipod 120gb problems on pc

when i connect to my pc my computer recognizes it as "removeable disk" and wont format ipod. tried to reset and check the HDDSMARTData and results were... Retracts: 3 Realllocs: 0 Pending Sectors: 24 ...
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How do I backup my selection of music in my iPod?

I have a collection of music in my drive that exceeds the capacity of my iPod. Thus, I can't have it all on it, and I just did a hand-picked selection. The problem is, my iPod is old and it's not so ...
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for ipod classic is 400 reallocs a bad number?

I tested my Ipod-classic. It freezes Itunes when connected. The stats included 400 reallocs. Does this mean my I have a failed hard drive and must replaced
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iPod cant sync with iTunes

When I connect my Ipod Classic to my MacBook it does not show up in iTunes although my iPad mini/iphone 5 does. The screen of the ipod classic shows it is connected. Occasionally, it will find the ...
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iPod Classic Not Working At All

I have a 120GB iPod Classic that is about five years old. I have been having problems with it on an increasingly frequent basis. I have restored it many times, but I still get problems again after one ...
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Replaced Ipod video hard drive and battery, now won't start. Did I accidentally kill the hard drive?

As I said in the title, I've been trying to revive an old 5th gen ipod video. I replaced the hard drive, screen, and battery. At first it wouldn't boot, only giving sad ipod error. Then out of ...
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iTunes manage with drag of a folder from computer

I have downloaded iTunes 11.2.2.3. and how can I manage music manually without library? is it still possible to just drag a folder from computer in your iPod or you have to use library songs, without ...
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iPod Classic 80GB, giving big Red Cross, any way to restore / format HDD?

iPod Classic 80GB, giving big Red Cross, any way to restore / format HDD? Can go in Diagnostic mode, can't check HDD - shows fault. Can go in DFU mode, unable to update, gives Red Cross. Not able to ...
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iPod Classic won't start. No Apple store here,

My iPod classic, 120 GB memory, model A1238, won't start and won't charge. I have tried everything and there is no authorized Apple store here, or any store that can fix my iPod. Are there any methods ...