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Can you use the iPad to manage your iPod?

I am about to get an iPad. My only other apple product is the iPod, and I do not have any windows computer (all Linux). The iPod has been shelved for some time: I don't sync it very often with my ...
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I can't get my iPod classic 4th gen 20gb to turn on; what might be going wrong? [closed]

A few months ago I bought an iPod classic 4th gen from Ebay. I did a factory reset on it (just to be safe) and it worked great. I used it a few times then set it aside for a while (while trying to ...
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IPhone 4 - IPod classic connectors

I have an iPod classic 80 GB since 2007. I bougth a cable that allows me to stream the music from my iPod to my Pioneer car radio. Now I would like to use the same cable for my iPhone 4, however it ...
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Can I get album art for songs only on my iPod?

I have an iPod Classic (the 160 gig one) that I use, and I want to have album art for all of the songs. Problem is, I cannot just use the "Get Album Art" option on iTunes, because that will only find ...
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How can we manage several iPods without interfering? [closed]

We have an iPod and an iPod nano but with two different sets of music stored. some purchased and some from CD. Having not used them for some time and now changed computer, how do we create two ...
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Why have 3 songs from a recent download from iTunes got a ''! next to them and won't sync to playlist?

We paid for and downloaded an album from iTunes store and 3 of the tracks have an exclamation mark next to them and we cannot move them to the playlist to sync with the ipod. Does anyone know what we ...
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Can I make a podcast out of any flash video to listen to on my iPod?

Is it possible to make a podcast out of any flash video on the web that I can listen to on my iPod?
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iTunes song purchases

I have an Apple ID and I have purchased some songs. My sister likes the same songs and wants them for her iPod Touch. I was wondering if I logged in with my Apple ID on her iPod and downloaded the ...
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How to find out which files currently in my iPod would be deleted or modified if I synchronize it?

The brief version of my question is pretty much what the title says: How can I safely determine which of the files currently in my iPod would be deleted or modified if I synchronized it in iTunes? ...
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Where can I find information on sales figure of Apple products?

I am carrying out some research into Apples product sales over the years. Where can I find information on their sales figures to date? I am looking for information regarding the number of products ...
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Undeletable videos on iPod Classic

I have several videos that are taking up a lot of room on my iPod Classic, and I would like to delete them. The problem is that these videos do not show up in any of the listings from which I can ...
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iPod touch 3rd-gen won't play videos in Safari

My iPod touch 3rd-gen won't play videos in Safari. It shows a play button with a line crossing it. It used to play but now there's this problem. What can I do?
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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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How can I move my iPod music to an iPad?

How can I get the songs out of my iPod and move them to an iPad? I thought I could just copy the music to my computer and then transfer it to the iPad, but didn't work (I couldn't see any music file ...
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4th gen shuffle battery, no lights or charge

My 4th gen ipod has not been used for some time, I have a new usb to jack cable for charging it. The shuffle shows no signs of life, no lights, when I plug it into the wall or computer(different ...
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Why does iTunes always lose my iPod's sync settings?

I have my iPod set up to only sync certain playlists, so that I don't fill up the whole thing. However, iTunes keeps on losing my sync settings for my iPod across syncs. It doesn't remember any of the ...
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iPod Nano Running Playlist - Does it always have to start from the first song?

I have the latest iPod Nano and I use it when I run. I have created several playlists for that purpose and sync'ed them to my Nano. Some of the playlists are 70-90 minutes long. However, the Nano ...
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Why am I being charged again on my iPod Touch for an app I purchased on the iPad?

Why am I being charged for apps I already paid for on my iPad? When I go to my iPod touch and download it there it charges me even though I paid for it on the iPad. I only have one iTunes account.
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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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Repair iPod music database

I have an iPod Nano (5th generation). Recently I decided to stop using iTunes for synchronizing my music. So I started uploading songs with Foobar2000. This has caused some songs to be on my iPod ...
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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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Difference between the Sennheiser i300 and MM70i headphones for iPhone/iPod/iPad

From what I can gather, the Sennheiser i300 headphones are Apple exclusive headphones, not available anywhere else, but they appear to be identical to the Sennheiser MM70i. Can anyone shed any light ...
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How can I play music from my iPod touch to my computer without using iTunes?

And also, how can I use the Apple Remote app? It's crashing and won't connect to iTunes.
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iPod failed during update

I have just bought an iPod Touch second hand. I tried to update it's firmware to the latest version using iTunes. The update failed and now I cannot access the iPod either directly or in iTunes. ...
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how to rename a pdf in ibooks on ipod

I just downloaded 40+ chapters of a medical reference book onto my ipod touch. They were not available to download as a whole book so I had to download them one at a time. I put them all in a folder ...
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Play count / Last played statistics intermittently don't update in iTunes

I have an iPod classic (160GB) which I sync with iTunes 10.6.0.40 using automatic syncing. Generally, when I plug the iPod into my PC via USB, all of the Play count and Last played statistics update ...
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Is the sixth-gen iPod classic compatible with recent Sony Dockstations?

I have a 6th-gen iPod classic (the first model classic) with an 80 GB hard drive. I have recently purchased a Sony Dockstation for iPods but I cannot make it work. Every time it connects to the dock, ...
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Amazon MP3 files skipping parts when played on iPod touch

I have some music that I bought through Amazon MP3. Whenever I try to import them to iTunes so I can listen to them on my iPod, each song on the iPod is missing 10 seconds. It just completely skips 10 ...
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Error message “iPod is disabled. Try again in 22,236,924 minutes.”

I think my son was trying to guess the passcode! What do I do?? I can't wait 42 years!
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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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AppleCare on the prizes from the new iPad contest?

This question could technically go on meta, but I think it makes more sense here on AskDifferent proper. So the new iPad contest was awesome. I even won something. Here's the question: When I go to ...
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In the event of a Jailbreak, Which I'm considering, What website/s should I trust? And do the risks out weigh the benefits?

Some of my friends have jailbroken their Apple devices, but I'm not sure myself. Here, I'll give you some background info: I got my Ipod 4th Gen. as a Christmas present last year from my parents, and ...
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Using an iPod 4G dock with an iPhone 4

When I bought my first iPod, a 4G model, in the box there were also a dock. Can I use that dock, connected to a wall plug, to recharge my iPhone 4?
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Music disappears from iPod Classic after disconnecting from computer

I've got a somewhat puzzling problem here (or at least, I find it puzzling). I'm going to go into great detail in the hope that it helps someone to point me in the right direction, and also in the ...
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old iPod touch 1.1.4 youtube app hasn't worked since Sept 2011 or so

I've been happy with my jailbroken iPod touch and didn't want to upgrade beyond 1.1.4. However, since late last year, perhaps September, the YouTube application hasn't worked, giving the uninformative ...
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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 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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How can I prevent certain tracks from going to iPod?

I manually put music onto my iPod by dragging albums over from the library in iTunes. For some albums, I don't want all of the tracks to copy over to the iPod - for example, audio commentaries and ...
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Colorware with Apple Products

Could someone who has, or knows someone who has, used Colorware for an Apple product comment on their experiece? I'm thinking about getting an third-generation iPad colored through Colorware, as they ...
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How can I copy a playlist from my iPod to iTunes?

I have some playlists which exist on my iPod only; I lost them in iTunes the last time I did a backup. How can I get these (non-smart) playlists out of the iPod, and restore them to iTunes? I have a ...
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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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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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How do I install the mobile version of Google Chrome on my iPod touch 4th generation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you install Google Chrome on an iOS Device I want to install Chrome on my iPod touch 4th generation. How do I do that?
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iPod touch 4G is stuck and cannot be restarted

My iPod Touch 4G got stuck while syncing with iTunes on a Mac Mini. I canceled the sync using the slider on the iPod but "Canceling sync" remained on the screen. I was able to open some apps, but ...
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How can I keep my iPhone / iPods cooler in a hot vehicle?

Sometimes I have to leave my phone in a hot car and don't have any other options other than leaving it in a locked car in the summer heat. What are ways to keep the phone cooler and not overheat it or ...
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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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Can't sync smart playlists that contains podcasts

I have a smart playlist that pulls the latest podcasts, however when I try to sync the playlist to my Shuffle 4th gen, nothing happens. Smart playlists with "normal" audio files, syncs fine. Anyone ...
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What do I do with an old, dead iPod? [closed]

I have a third generation iPod classic from 2005 (20GB). Nothing catastrophic has happened to it, but it has sat in a box in the basement for the past two years. When it went into the box, it worked, ...
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Automatically convert video podcasts to “ipod or iphone version”

I'm downloading a regular video podcast for use on my ipod. I like that the podcasts download automatically, but the problem is that I have to manually select all the videos I want to sync and then ...
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How to change time zone on iPod touch 4?

How can I change the time zone on my iPod touch? Presently it shows Eastern time zone, but I am on the west coast for a bit and it still shows East coast time.