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How do I easily convert an audiobook (.m4b) to a standard audio file?

I have several audio dramas that are in the audiobook (.m4b) format in iTunes. My problem is that when I sync my 5th gen iPod to iTunes, they don't show up in Music>Playlists, they show up under ...
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Music App crashes frequently under iOS 5.0.1

I'm running iOS 5.0.1, no jailbreaks, customizations etc. Last night I synced some of my music (I manually manage my videos and music). Probably transferred about 5.8 GBs of music. This morning, I ...
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Adding playlists to iPod Nano 6th generation

I recently found out that you can add playlists from within the Nano. Can I do that from iTunes? If so, how?
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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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Are there alternate OSes for the click-wheel iPods?

The firmware on the click-wheel iPod is very simple and doesn't have a lot of "extra" features. It also doesn't allow you to drop music on it; it has to go through iTunes. Are there alternate OSes for ...
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Why does my iPod Classic cut off the end of certain songs?

I have an iPod Classic from 2007 (Generation 5.5, 80GB hard drive). Something that I've been noticing happening more and more is that some songs will play just fine but then at some point they'll ...
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ipod classic is not listed under source list in iTune after restore

After connect to usb, winXP can open itunes but there is no device on left bar. I tried re-install iTunes. Reboot iPod, disable anti-virus daemon etc etc, still no go. Anything else I can do?
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I want to change the country on my app store account and I am having some problems? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do I need to repurchase apps if I moved countries? So I wanted to change the country on my app store account but I was told that all of the purchases made in that region ...
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Purchasing music with two Apple accounts

I purchased some music from iTunes some time ago but recently made a new Apple account when I bought an iPod Touch 4Gen. Now the music purchased on the old account will not play on the iPod set up ...
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Proper backup procedure for upgrading to iOS 5?

I keep telling my Dad to upgrade his iPod touch from iOS 4 to iOS 5, and his response is "but I'll lose all my data". Can I be confident that simply backing up by right clicking in iTunes and clicking ...
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How to resume normal iPhone volume after notification causes volume to lower volume mode? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to resume normal iPhone volume after notification causes volume to get stuck in lower volume mode? How to resume normal iPhone volume after notification causes ...
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Are the latest iPod Nanos running iOS?

The current version of the iPod Nano looks a lot like it is running the iOS. Is it actually running a scaled-down version of the software on the iPhones, or is it just a themed version of the classic ...
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Can iCloud stream my library on a 8GB iPod Touch?

I'm considering getting an iPod Touch for my car exclusively. Will iCloud allow the 8 GB version to play my entire library?
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Software to increase my volume on iPod nano 6th gen?

I have an iPod Nano 6th Generation and it had been working perfectly fine, but one day suddenly my up volume button got stuck. That button can't be pressed as it has gone down completely. I searched a ...
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What happens when I reset my iPod?

I heard that if I reset my iPod, I will lose everything. Is there anything I can do to not lose all my apps, information, etcetera?
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iPod Touch will charge but won't play when connected to a Sony docking system

I bought a Sony ICF-CS15iP docking system and my iPod will charge when I connect it, but it will not play music through the speakers. This is my 3rd docking system and I have had the same problem with ...
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Can I change Apple IDs?

I originally used my Apple ID with my daughter's iPod and now iPhone so that her purchases would be linked to my credit card. I now know that wasn't necessary. I'd like to know how to change this so ...
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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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How to remove scratches from 5th generation iPod?

I own a 5th generation iPod with a lot of scratches on its acrylic-like surface and display that I'd like to be removed (please note it's not a touch-screen iPod). What should I buy (preferentially on ...
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How to remove/reset mp3 from ipod?

I'm trying to remove some artists from the iPod, but it's not working. I can remove in the iTunes, and sync, but when I look in the iPod, they are still there. The iTunes show more "empty space" in ...
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Change iPhone earbud button behavior

I recently bought an iPhone 3gs. It comes with a pair of apple earbuds that have a remote and a microphone. I used to have an iPod, that has a set of earbuds that have a remote but not a microphone. ...
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why doesn't my 4th gen ipod have the camera app anymore?

I restored my iPod because it had system failures and even the settings app crashed. Now after restoring it using my backup there is no camera app despite me having it before. Do I have to restore it ...
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Manually sync multiple devices through iCloud

We have an iPad and iPhone that I know we can set up to sync through iCloud. We also have several iPods. Will setting up iCloud for the iPad and iPhone affect our ability to manually sync the iPods?
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Run apps/Display long texts on ipod nano?

Is it possible to run custom apps or display long text on an ipod nano or a device that's similar to it?
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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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changed password but still can't access my account

My original computer with my itunes account crashed and burned. I am trying to make sense of the account on my new computer. I was able to buy musice and movies but now I can't do anything. I changed ...
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Cannot log in on Youtube iPad app

I get an Authentication failed error when I try to log in to the Youtube iPad app. But the same username and password work on Youtube Safari and other browsers.
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Can't connect to iPod: iTunes claims iPod Touch needs passcode entered

At some point my daughter entered the wrong passcode too many times on her iPod Touch 2nd gen. I'm trying to reset the iPod as follows: Unplug the cable from the ipod turn the iPod off by holding ...
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iTunes Home Sharing

I want to transfer my entire iTunes library from old laptop to my new laptop. I want to use Home Sharing for the same..Since the data is almost about 15 GB, I would like to use Home Sharing over a ...
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Scrobble to last.fm with iTunes home sharing

Is there a way to scrobble to last.fm what I play from my iPhone with home sharing? Edit: last.fm currently scrobbles when I play right from my iTunes. I am using the last.fm mac app. When I stream ...
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“Ineligible” iCloud Songs on iOS devices

I have some mp3's ripped from a language CD, "Lesson 1", "Lesson 2" and so forth. Some of them are uploaded to iCloud with iTunes Match, for some it says "Ineligible". I don't really need them in the ...
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Can I load and play audibooks on the iPod shuffle 2GB?

Can I load and play audibooks on the iPod shuffle 2GB? If so, how many standard novels can I fit on there, am I only allowed to download from the iTunes shop or can I also load from the library?
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Is there such thing as a 3rd generation 8GB iPod touch?

They are advertised all over Kijiji and Craigslist - just wanted to make sure that the 3rd generation only came in 32 and 64GB.
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How does a family with multiple idevices and multiple laptops share music and digital movie copies?

My wife and I both have our own laptops with our own iTunes accounts. Then we have a shared desktop. In the past, this was fine as all we had for iDevices was an iPod each. So we just managed our own ...
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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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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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iPod Nano 2G Screen Randomly Turns Itself On While Locked

I have a 5 year old, excellent condition, iPod Nano 2G 8GB. While sitting on my desk with the Lock switch Locked, it will randomly turn the screen on for 5-10 seconds, randomly every couple hours. ...
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iPod Equalizer issue

I bought a new gen iPod nano and filled it with my best songs. But when I connected it to my car's audio jack so the music would play through the speakers, all of the songs sounded flat and weak. I ...
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iPhone plays podcasts in seemingly random order

Does anyone know why my iPhone has (suddenly) started playing podcasts in seemingly random order? I want podcasts to be played in the order they were downloaded (in iTunes), chronologically. However, ...
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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?
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Is it possible to downgrade to ios 4.3.3 without SHSH?

I am trying to downgrade to ios 4.3.3 but each time I try this, my iPod Touch 3g goes in a recovery loop with an all black display and I can't do anything but restoring ios5. Is it possibile to ...
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iTunes Home Sharing never updates Play Counts or Ratings from iPhone

Ever since iTunes introduced Home Sharing, the Preferences dialog has had a checkbox titled "Home Sharing computers and devices update play counts". But this option has never had any effect ...
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Is there anything I can do to prevent my iPod from crashing in iTunes after transferring songs?

I've been having a problem with my iPod now for actually something like 2+ years (yes I probably should have looked into it long ago). It's a 6th generation 80GB iPod Classic. It goes like this: I ...
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iPod Nano 2G audio started skipping during music playback - what causes this?

My 5 year old iPod Nano "2G" 8GB has recently began skipping during song playback. It sounds like when a CD skips, a kind of digital glitching sound. But lately it's gotten really bad, where it will ...
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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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Does iTunes WiFi sync communicate with the Internet?

When I use WiFi sync using my wireless router, is the data transfer completely in local network OR does it happen over the internet to iCloud or another service? Will the bandwidth used be deducted by ...
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How do I make an exact back up of one iPod Touch to another iPod Touch?

I want both iPods to be identical- including the folders and organization I have already made on the first iPod.
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Syncing iPod to computer 2 without erasing new music

I have two computers with iTunes. All the music from Computer 1 has been downloaded to my iPod. I would like to download all that music onto Computer 2. However, Computer 2 has newer music on it that ...
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How to boot my mac mini up when my iPod Touch is near?

What I'm trying to achieve is if I'm near my mac mini (10 meters) I want to press a button (or something else) on my ipod touch and than my mac mini should boot up. How could I make that? There's a ...
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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 ...