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Will Apple Music work with iPod Classic and iPod Nano?

Will I be able to sync offline Apple Music to non-internet Apple devices e.g. iPod Nano and iPod Classic?
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iPod Shuffle Unrecognized USB device and only charges for a short time while connected

I recently started having a problem with my iPod shuffle 4th generation. Even though I can charge it by unplugging and plugging it in again and it charges to 100%, my computer (Windows Vista) doesn't ...
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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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Can I put music files on an iPod without iTunes?

I can't find any definitive info on this and I need to know for sure before I purchase one. I hate iTunes with a burning passion, but I like iPods and I have a whole lot of music on my PC. How can I ...
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OS X Yosemite, old iPod touch

I originally typed out a long paragraph explaining my problem, but I'm sure you all would rather be watching funny cat montages, so I've changed this to be 'short'. The iCloud syncing feature is very ...
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Unable to sync two specific songs to Apple devices

I usually have no trouble syncing music to my iPhone, and before I got the iPhone, my iPod. But there are two specific songs that never want to sync from iTunes to ANY device - "Close to Me" by The ...
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Classic ipod 120gb hardrive crash

When I turn my ipod on I get the red circle with an X in it that tells me to contact apple support. I accessed the diagnostics and when I try to run either of the hard drive test the display says ...
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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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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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How to reset a disabled 5th gen. iPod without access to a computer?

My 5th gen. iPod is disabled because my son tried too many wrong passwords. How do I unlock it without a computer or iTunes. I just want to restore, there's nothing important on the iPod. I've ...
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How do I download photos from Picasa to the iPod Photo Library for offline viewing?

I do not have Internet where I stay, so I want to download all of my photos in my Picasa album to my 32GB iPod for offline viewing. How would I do that?
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Will my pictures be erased if I restart my iPod? [closed]

I need to know if my pictures are going to be erased if I restart my iPod.
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iPod touch 4 doesn't connect to WIFI

The following bug is something that started occurring today... Whenever I try to connect to any WIFI network (routers, mobile hotspots), I can see my iPod tries to connect, but instantly loses ...
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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 Alternative - Managing Podcasts and Audio Books

Is there an iTunes alternative that can do the following: Manage podcast subscriptions (Including automatically fetching new podcasts and deleting old ones) Organise podcasts into "stations" ...
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Ipod Classic not recognized by iTunes (Windows 8.1)

I have an 80GB iPod classic that is not being recognized by iTunes. Here's what happened: Ipod ran out of battery. I charged it on a speaker dock, and it opened with no memory, restored to default ...
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How can I play a song purchased from Google Play on my iPod?

I purchased the song "What does the fox say?" on Google Play. I am trying to play this song on my iPod but it won't let me move it from my iTunes library to the device. What's the problem?
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7th gen iPod radio with a bluetooth headset in motorcycle helmet

I have just bought a 7th generation iPod and I have a bluetooth headset in a motorcycle helmet. Is there any way to listen to the radio through bluetooth given that the headphones are the antenna?
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How do I Import a playlist from my computer copied from old ipod classic

My old ipod classic started failing years ago. I've managed to revive it several times by putting it in the fridge for a day (in case you guys didn't know about it). Because of this, I backed up all ...
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How to change back to my Apple ID for updates in App Store

On my iPod 5G, I previously signed in on with fathers Apple ID. Now I have my own Apple ID and I can't change the iPod to use to mine. Now when I download apps it shows mine but when I update it it ...
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My Ipod 5th Gen won't turn on

I have an Ipod touch 5th gen and i use a cheap £1 charger to charge it up, but recently my Ipod ran out of battery so i plugged it in using the charger and my Ipod was completely unresponsive, i tried ...
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How can I restore my device with simply ipsw file and iTunes?

I want to restore my iPod touch 4 gen. using a previously downloaded .ipsw file from the web instead of iTunes trying to download it again. I have tried putting the .ipsw file in the ...
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Music files disappear from PC hard drive after copying them to iPod

I've been having this issue for a little while now. I use a PC as well as an iPod Classic. When I sync songs to the iPod, the actual files disappear from the computer's hard drive and iTunes ...
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Can I change my MAC address to be the same as my old MacBook so it will stop rejecting my iPod?

I was wondering if I could change my MAC address to be the same as my old MacBook so it will stop rejecting my iPod or trying to force me to erase it? Or is it better to just generate an entirely new ...
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Need help verifying my newly created Apple ID

I want to create an Apple-ID to download viber on my iPod. Having selected "None" for the payment method and having inserted my address, it takes me out of there. So, I don't get an email to ...
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I can't find otool on my jailbroken iPod

From what I understand is that when you change your settings in Cydia to developer you should be able to access extra utilities. Otool being on of them. However, when I attempt to use otool it tells ...
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Do I have a stuck pixel on my iPod touch 5?

So, today I picked up my iPod touch 5th generation to use it as normal, and after a few minutes of use, I noticed that a there was a vary tiny white dot at the top of my screen, and about half way ...
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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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How to synchronize data from iPhone to iPod?

My iPhone was stolen. I always backed up with iCloud and my computer (Windows PC) through iTunes. I have decided to completely block and erase my iPhone remotely but I want to keep the data (at least ...
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On connecting device - iTunes or iPhotos must not open

Whenever I connect my iPhone/iPad/iPod to MacMini, It automatically launches iTunes & start syncing every time. I am a developer & I frequently need to connect/disconnect different devices. ...
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Help with iPod 5 and desktop Mac regarding iMessage

The text messages I send through iMessage on my iPod are showing up and notifying my desktop Mac. Is there a way I can stop this
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Ipod classic was corrupted, so erased everything off it using disk utility

So my ipod classic was corrupted, and i read somewhere that you could use disk utility to erase everything off it (i read somewhere that this was nessesary). My computer now does not register it as an ...
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iPod classic not displaying new songs

I use a third party tool to manage my music on an classic ipod white. Now, I've transfered new songs to the ipod and within the tool they are showing up, but on the ipod itself I can't find the new ...
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How can I ensure that my iPod Classic lasts as long as possible?

Word on the street is that Apple is very close to discontinuing the iPod Classic for good. I bought a brand new 160GB iPod Classic in June 2010 (during the last iteration of this rumor). I am an ...
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iPod Touch 5: Start new messages field doesn't show up

http://i57.tinypic.com/30kysfl.jpp Hi, my iPod Touch 5th gen dosent have the start new messages field, and its not there when I scroll down. Also, my iPhone's phone number wasn't an option when the ...
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Can I restore an iPhone 5S Backup with 7.0.4 on to my iOS 8.3 iPod Touch 5G?

My iPod touch got stuck in a screen and it says to connect to iTunes, and the only backup I have is an iPhone 5S 7.0.4 backup. I don't want to break anything. Will it work?
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iPod Touch 5 Kik app problems?

My Kik App is only available when I use spotlight search, and whenever I turn it on its frozen and says connecting the whole time? I can send an image of what it looks like if anyone is confused... ...
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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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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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If my iPod is stolen and wiped, would it still appear as 'offline' on iCloud or would it just not appear at all?

I am trying to find out if my iPod 3rd gen is stolen or just misplaced. I have find my iPhone activated but it happened a couple of days ago so the battery is probably dead. It shows up as 'offline' ...
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Ipod classic freezes after library is half loaded - restore, new hard drive and Disk U don't work

My elderly 160gb ipod has a problem loading more than about 21,000 songs on to it. The loading from my Itunes from a late 2012 Mac is uneventful and everything looks fine and the Itunes goes through ...
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iPod touch stopped playing the Pandora app with the following error: “Cannot Connect to Pandora”

An iPod Touch with the following specs: 2nd Generation Version 4.2.1 (8C148) Model: MC086LL Stopped playing the Pandora app. with the following error: Cannot Connect to Pandora Please ...
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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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Shuffle by album on iOS-devices?

In iTunes and on iPods (excluding the most recent Nano) there is an option to playback a playlist shuffled by album. This option does not exist in "Music.app" on iOS-devices. However, since you can ...
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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 is the difference between a reset and delete

I have a problem with my iPod nano which plays a track initially and later skips to the next track. I tried the same track in itunes v12 and it plays with ease. I had asked for this here for which I ...
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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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How do I get my music off my iPod 4th generation 2004

I have a 4th generation ipod from 2004 and have wonderful playlists and music that I want to get onto my 2015 MacBook and in turn onto my iPhone. Can I do this?
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iPod Shuffle (4G) dead, not charging, not detected by PC

My iPod is dead, and whenever I plug it in (original Apple caple, firmly pushed in all the way) the LED glows red for 5 seconds and turns off. My PC does not detect it, and I've tried multiple PCs and ...
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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 ...