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Charger that lets you use an iPod Touch while charging?

Are there any chargers that let you use an iPod Touch while it's being charged? I have a simple wall charger, but it disables the iPod's audio while it's plugged in. I can plug the iPod into a ...
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How to delete a song from inside an iPod?

My girlfriend has an iPod Nano (3G) and she asked me how she can delete a song from inside iPod. I didn't find any option inside the device, is it really like that? Can I delete songs only using ...
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iPod not syncing from iTunes library

I have ~350 GB of music. I recently bought a iPod Classic (160 GB). When I try to sync the iPod with my computer, it produces a "Not enough space" error, and copies no music to the iPod. I would ...
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Does 4th gen iPod Shuffle comes with iPhone earphone that has mic and volume buttons?

My iPhone earphone went bad today. I need an iPod shuffle too for jogging, so I wanted to buy one. I'm wondering if it actually comes with the same earphone as the one that iPhone comes with? Bonus: ...
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I removed some songs from my directory, how do I tell iTunes to remove them from my library?

I have all my songs in a folder, when I need to add songs I do "Add folder to library" Now I have deleted some songs from my folder, how do I tell iTunes to check which songs were removed and remove ...
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Battery percentage on iPod touch 5G iOS 8

How do I get the battery percentage on the top right of my screen please help I tried many other things but didn't work
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iTunes Sync only new music/videos

I am quite confused about the iTunes sync process. What I expect to happen is that whenever I add any new songs to iTunes, it should only sync those songs. I do not want to wait for the entire music ...
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If I replace an iPod Classic battery myself, will the music be preserved?

I have an iPod Classic that needs a new battery; the old battery will no longer hold a charge. I've been told that if I send it to Apple to be fixed they will restore the device and the music will be ...
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Why does iPhone and iPod touch auto-brightness setting work relative to a brightness you set rather than absolute?

iPhone and iPod Touch aside, I've always considered manual brightness and auto brightness to be mutually exclusive settings. Intuitively, auto brightness means exactly that - the device figures it ...
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DiskAid is not recognising my IPOD

I installed DiskAid and its not recognising my iPod Shuffle (it's showing message "Please connect your device" when I have already plugged in my iPod). Is there any other good app for OSX which is ...
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is there a way to make my device look like it was never jailbroken

I had jailbroken my ipod touch and then restored it so it is no longer jailbroken and I was wondering if there is a way to make my ipod look like it was never jailbroken so apple can not tell because ...
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What location data will an Android phone provide to an iOS device that lacks GPS?

Will my iPad 4 Wi-Fi only (or an iPod touch) get live location data for navigation purposes if I connect to an Android mobile phone that is enabled as a Wi-Fi hotspot?
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My iTunes sync completes, but my iPod doesn't get any music. What can be done?

Device : iPod Shuffle 2nd Second Generation OS : Windows 7 64 bit My steps were as follows I checked the "Sync only checked songs" Even though i checked some songs before syncing, i did ...
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iPad 2, iPhone 4s and iMessage

I have an iPad2 and an iPhone 4s. My daughter has an iPhone 4, my son has an iPod 4th generation, and my husband has an iPhone4s. We all share the same iTunes account but all have our own emails. I ...
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Where is “search” on the iPod nano 6th gen?

I just won a 6th generation iPod nano at an auction, so I didn't get the box or the instructions. I've mostly figure it out, except I can't figure out where they hid search. I had it on my old nano ...
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How to search more magazines in Apple Newsstand on iPod?

When I open Newsstand on Apple iPod, I don't find any magazines other than the featured ones, is it possible to find more magazines using the Store part of Newsstand?
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Can I remove the clip of the iPod nano 6G?

Is there a (non-brute-force) way to remove the clip-part of the iPod nano 6G? I find, I don't use it and it add clunkiness. Also it's a bit scratched since it's the only part not protected by a ...
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Does the iPod with video have a built in FM radio?

I have an iPod with video and in the Settings there's an option to show "Radio". However, when I tell it to show, it doesn't show up in the home screen. Does it have a built-in FM radio?
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free way to stream to ipod touch without jailbreaking

Is there a free way to wirelessly stream content to an iPod Touch (if it helps, 4th gen with latest 4.3.5 installed) without jailbreaking? If not, will iOS 5 enable me to do this?
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Stop notifications from a deleted app

I got the app Baby Story for my iPod Touch a while ago, and then decided I didn't like it and deleted it. Part of the reason I got rid of it was because it would pop up random messages with things ...
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Should I be worried about my iPhone overheating?

There have been a few times where my iPhone (and iPod as well) has gotten slightly warmer than I would like after extensive use or a specifically demanding app (infinity blade). Should I be worried ...
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Where do you get games for the click wheel iPods?

I've got an iPod classic, and I can't for the life of me find any of the games that work with it on the iTunes Store. I know they are there, because I've seen them recently I just can't find them.
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iPod Nano battery loses charge when it's cold

My fourth-gen iPod Nano has very recently started to completely lose its charge when I'm outdoors (currently it's a bit colder here, about 10°C / 50°F). Indoors, or when it's warmer, it still manages ...
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How to find songs on iPod

I recently downloaded a YouTube playlist, ripped the audio, and added it to my iPod/iTunes library. Currently the songs are in my "Recently Added" playlist, but once they disappear from there, I don't ...
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How do I add a song to a playlist on an iPod Device (running iOS4)?

It seems like this should be simple, but I can't seem to find the right place to click. I see how I can go into edit mode for a playlist and remove songs. I just can't figure out how to add songs to ...
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iTrip ease of use / alternatives

I seem to be using a lot of hire cars recently, so I'm looking for an easy way to connect an iPhone 4 to a car audio system, with minimum fuss and rewiring. I had a Griffin iTrip years and years ago, ...
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Honda Fit's iPod car plug: what cable is this?

My car, a Japanese Honda Fit, has a radio with a plug marked iPod on the cover but I have no idea what type of cable/plug I must use to connect it with my iPod. Can anyone tell based on the picture? ...
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How do I reset an old iPod?

My daughter gave her little brother her iPod Touch 8g. I have been trying to update the software and would like to get it rest to a factory clean state so I can linked it to the iTunes that already ...
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How to watch/run videos served by KA_Lite server on iPod touch?

I am running KA Lite(Khan Academy Lite) on my PC and I can access the local server, log-in, browse and play the videos from it. This same server is accessible via WiFi on my iPod touch. However, I'm ...
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How can I get iTunes 11.1 to list songs by album and show cover art

Before being forced to upgrade iTunes I originally had my music library set up so that I had all the songs listed, ordered and group by album and I could see their cover art, this made things easier ...
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How to listen to my iPod on an other computer?

I have an iPod and it is synchronised on a computer A. I would like to listen to my music on another computer B, on which iTunes 11 is installed. When I connect the iPod on the computer B, I am able ...
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Is Voice Control still present in Siri supported devices?

I had an iPod touch two years ago, and it had voice control features for simple things like "next song", or "what time is it". Is this functionality still present in the current version of iPhone, or ...
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My iPod touch won't let me save the new iTunes security questions

Whenever I try to buy new apps, my iPod asks me to type in my user name and password and answer some security questions. I tap OK to continue, but nothing happens. I have tried using a different ...
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How do I change my iPod's name?

I am trying to change the name of an iPod I bought off the Internet. I changed it in iTunes, and that seemed to work fine, but when I look at "About" in "Settings" it still has the old name. Any ...
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How smart is iTunes or iPhone's shuffle function?

Is iTunes shuffle function is just a programming language random() function or it's smarter than that? Does it use play count, skip count and other parameters to play better songs first?
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iPod Nano keeps going/staying in recovery mode

Configuration: Windows XP Pro + SP3 iPod Nano 1st generation, firmware version 1.3.1 iTunes 10.4.1.10 When I connect the iPod to the PC iTunes says iTunes has detected an iPod in recovery ...
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Can I transfer my purchased apps from iPod Touch 2G to the new iPod Touch 4g?

I bought the iPod Touch 2g 8GB about 2 years ago and I now want the iPod Touch 4g 32GB. Is there a way that all the apps and music I bought on the iPod Touch 2g can be transferred to the new one I ...
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Any way to extract notes from iPod Touch backup?

Is there any way for me to extract notes from an iPod Touch backup? I had forgotten to back up the notes on my old iPod Touch and subsequently lost all my notes on it. It's been a year and a half now, ...
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How can I use Nike+ with roller skates?

Is it possible to use Nike+ with rollerblade skates? How?
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Can iOS 4 connect automatically to a closed network with a hidden SSID?

Problem: (stressing the "automatically" in the question title). I add the hidden network by selecting "other" and entering the SSID. There is no security right now in order to simplify ...
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How do I subscribe to podcast in iTunes remotely?

I have an iPhone 3Gs that is synchronized with my home PC (Windows Vista). But I spend most of the day at work (unsurprisingly), I don't have iTunes on my work PC and I never connect my iPhone to it. ...
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Twitter for iPhone dead after update

I updated Twitter for iPhone on my second generation iPod Touch running iphone OS 3.1.2. After the update, the icon was nowhere to be seen, and I had to restart my iPod to get it back. Attempting to ...
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Will upgrading my iPod touch 3g erase any data or settings?

My old iPod nano was completely erased, (losing some unrecoverable songs) when I last updated iPod firmware. Is there a way to upgrade my iPod touch 3g without losing all my data?
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How can I tell what model iDevice is plugged into my USB via Terminal?

This website has a useful list of the various iDevice models. And the "identifier" column is helpful for any iOS developers, as this is the string you can fetch in your application to determine what ...
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Syncing podcasts between devices

I watch video podcasts on my iPad and listen to audio podcasts on my iPod. Both podcasts sync to each device. If I delete audio podcast from iPad, I lose it on the iPod as well and vice-versa. How ...
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Does the new iPhone 5 Lightning connector still provide serial output (or does it when the dock connector adapter?)?

I'm working on an iPhone DIY dock kit, that exposes the serial connection for controlling the music playback controls through the serial port (Apple Accessory Protocol). Does anyone know if the AAP ...
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6th generation iPod Nano video out

Is the 6th/7th generation iPod Nano capable of sending video out through the 32 pin connector into a suitable digital dock? If so, could the camera adapter kit be used as it can for the iPad to ...
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iPhone shows album art but iPod classic doesn't

When I plug in my iPod Classic to my car radio system, it doesn't show album artwork but when I plug in my iPhone it does. Is there a default I need to change?
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My iPod will not work, trying disk utility but now stuck

I went to use my iPod yesterday after putting some new music on it and it said there was no music on it. When looking at my iPod it said it was full. I tried to restore it on iTunes and it said it ...
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Is it possible to change the Bluetooth UUID on my iPod?

Is it possible to change the Bluetooth UUID (the 128-bit value) on my iPod (Currently running iOS 5.0)? or is this a factory locked value?