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How should I properly format my iPod nano 5th generation?

I've been the happy owner of an iPod nano 5th gen, 8Gb for a few years. Over the years, I've added and deleted many songs, lyrics, album art, etcetera, and I recently assumed that something was ...
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How to eject ipod in itunes 12.1

There doesn't appear to be an eject button on the new 12.1 menu screen. Is this correct, or have I missed it?
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IPod Classic - music gone

I turned on my iPod Classic 128 GB and all music content was gone. I charged it and the Apple symbol appeared and then it turned on with no songs/music at all. I have not connected to iTunes at all ...
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Itunes Keeps deleting my podcasts

I like to download podcasts to my ipod to listen to them at work or at the gym. However, after I have listened to them, once I sync my ipod with my computer, it deletes the podcasts that I have played ...
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iPod Reverse Tethering via USB

I want to use my computer's net connection for my iPod Touch via USB cable. Creating a wireless AP is not an option as I do not want to setup an AP. iPod Touch - IOS5.x Computer - Win7 Bonus - OSX ...
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How to read iPhone system logs?

Does the iphone (and ipod/pad?) have an equivalent to the Windows Event Log? How can one read it? I'd like to examine the event log for things like unlock events (successful and failed), charging ...
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Home button broken and Notification Center stuck

my home button on my ipod touch 5th Gen has been broken for while so I have been using assistive touch. Earlier on my notification centre got stuck half way down the lock screen, making my ipod ...
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Can the iPod Nano 5th generation take screenshots?

I own a small iPod nano 5th gen that I really like. In order to try and troubleshoot a small, non-blocking bug that it seems to have, I would like to take screenshots on it - I would assume that ...
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how can i use old iphone 5 wifi only after ios 9 update.

It keeps asking to activate. I had att but got new att 6+. Now I just want to use it to play games and music. It wont get past activation. I have called att they cant unlock because sim is already ...
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How to benchmark iPod mini battery running time / Good iPod mini replacement batteries?

I've got a used 2nd gen iPod mini that I'm planning on retrofitting by upgrading it to flash storage. I got it at a good price and since the thing's 10 years old, its battery probably isn't as good as ...
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iPod update 9.3.2. And imessaging

My iPod 5 (16gbs) won't let me sign into iMessage. I just updated yesterday to 9.3.2. I've tried signing and every time it says that iMessage server is unavailable. What even is that?!?! What should I ...
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ipod & itunes: “number of times played”: how does this work? [duplicate]

I have my iPod connected to my notebook again to sync some music. Some months ago, I found out that the iPod records how many times a track has been played and shows this in iTunes. I have a nice ...
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iPod Touch 3rd generation 32gb no touch response

A couple of years ago the touchscreen of my iPod Touch 3rd generation 32gb suddenly stopped working. Didn't try to solve it back then but now I want to fix it. I thought the digitizer was the problem ...
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ios 9.0.1 - Unknown Error (-42585) What is it?

when I try to listen to music sometimes an error code comes up. the error is stated as The operation could not be completed - An Unknown Error occurred (-42585) What is it? what can I do to stop it? ...
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My iPod can only charges with AC power, not USB

A repair company changed my charger port on my iPod Touch 5. Since then when I connect to AC, it charges perfectly but when I connect to my PC with USB, nothing happens. I tried with iPad: the cable ...
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How do I prevent my iPod nano's screen from going to sleep?

I have broken my desk clock and am trying to use my square nano to show me time instead. The problem is that when I set the screen to show time and leave it for some time the screen dims and ...
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What's the default partition table of the iPod Shuffle 4th Gen?

I cleaned my iPod Shuffle and now I need to know how it's partition table should look like in order to repair it.
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I had this ipod for a year and i already had an account but i got my ipod taken away for 2 months and i had to reset it and i don't know my apple id [duplicate]

Can someone help me I had my ipod for a year or so and i already had an account and I got my Ipod token away and now I forgot my password on my home screen and I had to rest my Ipod like I just bought ...
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iTunes: What is the usefulness of checked/unchecked songs?

I know the functional effect of unchecking a song: it doesn't play (except when explicitly double-clicked) and doesn't sync with an iPod/iPad. But how is this useful? Does Apple officially recommend ...
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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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Song capacity of 1st Gen iPod

I had downloaded several songs on my iPod about 2 years ago. I purchased more and downloaded them, but realized many of the original downloads were missing. I tired to download again and it doesn't ...
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iPod Classic not syncing my music on iPod properly

Initially , I had all of my music on my iPod. My iPod suddenly froze, and I restarted the iPod by pushing the center and menu button simultaneously. Then the standard Apple logo screen came up for a ...
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Restore iPod Touch without passcode or power button

How could I reset my 4th gen iPod Touch just using my computer and a cable? My power button doesn't work and I have the white screen of death. The only way to reset the device I've seen is to hold the ...
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iPod generation 4 won't upgrade ios

Please help me, my iPod 4 won't upgrade past ios 6.1.6 and this is very annoying as there are many apps that you have to have at least ios 7 or 8 for. Does anyone know how I can upgrade?! Thanks!
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Will smoking around my apple products void their warranty?

Recently I read an article on the Apple forums which says that Apple are not honouring warranty if the product comes for a smoker's home. This is also described in this other article which instantly ...
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iPod Classic only charges from computer, not from AC adaptor

I have an old iPod Classic (80 GB) which works fine; but I can only charge it via USB from a computer, and not from an official Apple AC adaptor. I have tried all the usual tricks found on other sites ...
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iPod Gen2 generates Windows Code 21

My old iPod upgraded with 8GB CF flash memory worked just fine until one day when I plugged it in, the Windows Autoplay menu appeared (as usual) but as soon as I started iTunes and the iPod was ...
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battery diagnostics ipod touch 5g

I recently bought an iPod 5th generation off of Craigslist and I'm pleased with the device, however the battery does seem to run out fairly quickly. This in itself may not be an anomaly, however it ...
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How to enable iCloud on broken iPod

My iPod Touch turned off last night and after, it never woke up again. Is there any way to turn on iCloud Photo on this iPod by using my Mac? iCloud is working but not for photos, only for notes.
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Second iOS devices getting my iMessages and FaceTime calls

My brother updated his iPod today but because he connected with my Apple ID, he is receiving all my iMessages and FaceTime calls on his iPod. How do I stop this from happening?
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Failed downgrade - iPod touch with broken home button

I tried to downgrade my iPod touch 4th gen iOS 6.1.6 to iOS 5.1.1. I went on Redsn0w clicking extras/even more/restore/ipsw. Then I selected iOS 5.1.1 firmware. I stopped the process halfway. Now my ...
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What does this black bar represent in my iPod's Storage Capacity Indicator?

I was recently going through my (2nd Gen) iPod Touch's storage settings in the most recent version of iTunes and noticed that there is a small gray/black bar next to the "Other" storage section. I ...
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I've got one iPod touch, but two iTunes accounts on two separate computers

When I first joined iTunes (just a month or two ago) I made a new Apple ID and iTunes account. My sister had an Apple ID/iTunes account that my mother, sister, and brother used for their devices, but ...
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How to fix an iPod Classic with a bad hard drive?

I've an iPod Classic 160 GB bought in 2007. I've never had problems copying songs into it, through iTunes, but from the beginning I never had much success using it as a portable hard drive. Whenever ...
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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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IPod touch 4th generation, USB connector is broken and password is lost - how to reactivate?

The USB connector of my iPod was broken some time ago. I was not able to connect the device to a computer or to charge it. Now - a few month later - an iPod repair store told me that it is not ...
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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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Use iTunes to restore

My sons iPod. As soon as you turn it on it goes to the home screen and then freezes on a screen saying "use iTunes to restore " how can I get it to work right again without losing all his downloaded ...
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Ipod Nano and Windows 10

I have an IPod Nano and am using Itunes 12.3.2 and Windows 10. I never had a problem with Ipods and Vista but after installing Windows 10 the touch screen stopped working. I had a long session ...
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Was there ever any iPod I could manage like Mass Storage device (without iTunes)?

I want an iPod for my car because it looks cool, but I can't/don't want to use iTunes/alternatives to manage it. Was there any (old) iPod ever, which I can use without iTunes?
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Transfer between iPod users

My son would like to pass off his iPod to his brother since he has a phone now. I switched to my other son's Apple ID from his iPad but how do I get rid of the stuff on the iPod while keeping it on ...
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iPod Shuffle (4th Gen) is in a coma

The iPod lights up when connected to a power source but it doesn't turn on. Here are my observations: It syncs perfectly with iTunes, with the yellow light flashing and all. The yellow light is ...
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iTunes cannot identify iPod (Nano 5) after installing Windows 10

iTunes cannot identify iPod (Nano 5) after installing Windows 10 I tried to reinstall iTunes but it still fails. The Computer can find the iPod and download data from it. I'm using the most ...
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Where is the summary tab on the iPod menu?

I am trying to delete music from my 7 year old iPod following the instructions in Deleting Songs off your ipod. But I can't see the summary tab, where can I find it?
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Is there a way to make offline content of 3rd party music apps on iPhone appear as iPod/Music?

I know this question is a long shot, but I'll try. I just bought a new car that does not have CarPlay support - it was part of my consideration, but I couldn't base the purchase solely on that. ...
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Need help turning off find my iphone [duplicate]

My friend passed away in a car accident and I recieved his iPod from his parents but its locked and asking for the apple id and password in order to unlock it. I came on the website to find help but ...
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Is it possible to see gchat history in Safari on iPod?

I would like to see my gchat history in Safari (not the mail client or through any app; I can't use these). I realize there is no "easy" way to do this, but can anyone help me with a solution? I ...
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IPod Nano without ITunes (Chromebook)

My father has an iPod Nano (4th generation I think, though it may be 5th) and runs ITunes on his aging Windows laptop. He would like to switch to a Chomebook, which would obviously prevent him from ...
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iTunes 12.3 drag and drop crashes

Macbook Pro - (late 2013) running El Capitan iPod Nano - sw 1.1.3 When I try to drag-copy mp3 files to the iPod Nano through iTunes, iTunes will often freeze and need to be force quit. The mp3 ...