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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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Change voice for track announcements IPod nano 7g

I found, that now in nanos (unlike in my old nano 5g) voiceover is built in, that means it doesn't generate voiceover messages as it used to do (and still do with shuffle), but reads titles on the ...
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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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Transfer music to iPod touch with iTunes without disrupting existing music

I have a specific album on my Apple Mac in iTunes that needs to be copied to my iPod Touch. I have music on my iPod touch that was from another device (old PC), so I cannot sync the entire music ...
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Change voice for voiceover announcements in other than main language

I have an iPod nano and using voiceover frequently. I know, that I can override the voice for main language in iPod (English in my case), but what about other languages? I have my favorite speech ...
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iPod has music on it I didn't check mark on my laptop library.

I have on my iPod a bunch of songs I don't want and I don't know how to get them off. I have gone to the settings on my iPod and done everything I can think of. On my laptop iTunes library I only have ...
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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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What are the pros and cons of using iTunes to manage my iPod?

I've heard people talking about using alternative software to manage their iPods. My iPod came in the post today and I was wondering what the pros and cons of using iTunes (as opposed to popular ...
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Adapter to send external video source to iPhone/iPod/iPad dock in place of iPhone/iPod/iPad?

A relative has a 3M MP225 video projector which they would like to use with their DVD player. However, the projector only has a proprietary connector for video input and only came with a 30-pin cable ...
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How do I get iMessage to work on my iPod Touch 5th gen?

I've tried everything people have said and I just can't figure it out. It says I'm logged in but when I try to send a message, it says not delivered. My wifi connection is good and I've tried ...
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How long is it safe to store an unopened iPod Classic?

I just bought an iPod classic after the discontinuation, and I already have a working one, so I just want to store this one until its needed. How long is it ok to just leave it in the box? I read ...
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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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using windows 8, message says problem with this drive

recently bought a new computer with windows 8. Installed ITunes and all my music is on the computer. When I plug in my Ipod classic to synch new music added I get the following message: There's a ...
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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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Restore iPod nano 4th gen for Windows

Is it possible to restore an iPod nano 4th generation using a Mac to be formatted for use on a windows computer? Windows computer is currently not recognizing the device however the Mac is able to ...
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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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Build a second camera into an ipod

My ipod has a selfie camera but not a second camera. Can you actually build a camera into an iPod?
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How do I backup my selection of music in my iPod?

I have a collection of music in my drive that exceeds the capacity of my iPod. Thus, I can't have it all on it, and I just did a hand-picked selection. The problem is, my iPod is old and it's not so ...
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Using iFile to change lock screen passcode

I would like to know where to go in iFile to be able to see your ipod passcode and be able to change the 4 digit code through iFile. I am running iOS 5.0.1.
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Bypass proxy for local addresses

I want to use proxy on my iPhone to be able to access the internet from my organization Wifi, but I face a problem when accessing local intranet addresses (e-mail mainly) as it has to bypass proxy ...
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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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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 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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How do I view saved passwords on an ipod? [duplicate]

Is there a way to view saved passwords on my ipod from previously utilized wifi networks?
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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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How do I safely eject or unplug an iPad, iPhone, or iPod when iTunes is not running?

When I connect one of my many iOS devices to a computer for synchronization purposes, I have iTunes running. In the iTunes left-hand area, I see an eject button to the right of the device's name. 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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What is the maximum version of iOS compatible with the 2nd-generation iPod Touch?

I got an iPod Touch 2nd-gen. (Model # MC086LL) and all the fun games I find in the App Store require iOS 4.3. Is it possible for me to upgrade it to 4.3?
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Location not loading

When I try to change my location for the App Store, it wint load. i go to fetured, my apple id thing, put in my password and everything, but when i click on the country/region button to change it, the ...
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ITunes is locked

I have installed iTunes on my Macbook-pro successfully today. But the display shows that iTunes is installed but locked and cannot be used for writing. How to unlock and use the iTunes software for ...
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Is iPod docking station just a USB with a different connector? [closed]

Let's say I'm building a device with an iPod docking connector. Can I use standard software for USB on the device side? Are there any special considerations? The device is supposed to play audio. ...
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Can I tell itunes to download a specific podcast on Saturdays only?

So there is this one podcast I like but I only want to get the episodes published on Saturdays. Is it possible? They publish a podcast everyday but I am only interested in the ones that are on ...
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Activating a second account on my iPhone

I have an iPhone 4s with only my account having been activated on it. I gave an iPod to one of my daughters that I once got from another. We find she is running into the "reached maximum" activations ...
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Clash of Clans account help [duplicate]

I have concern with Clash of Clans, I have a Game Center account on my current Ipod 5 and I will be getting a Iphone 5 in the near future however I don't want my progress to be lost on my Ipod. Will ...
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How can I prevent itunes to sync mp3 files in downloads folder?

So I have a 30gb ipod and I am using the latest iTunes. When I connet my ipod to my mac I see that mp3 files in downloads folder are copied to my iPod which I do not like at all. How can I prevent ...
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Smart Playlist song count incorrect on music app

I have a smart playlist that has 804 songs. The smart playlist also has the same song count when viewing the device via iTunes However, the music app displays 6 less songs. Why would this ...
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Make sure deleted photos on an Ipod touch can never be recovered?

How can you make sure deleted photos on an Ipod touch 5 can never be restored or found by someone else?
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What happens if I don't eject before disconnecting my iPod?

iTunes is always sure to tell me that I have to eject my iPod before I can physically disconnect it from the computer. What is going on when you eject it? What is the software doing? What's the risk ...
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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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How to save only the “configuration” of an iPod for later restore?

My iPod Classic 160GB is formatted "Windows" (presumably FAT32). I want to "Macintosh" format it (hfs+). Is there a way to save only the "configuration" of said iPod so I can more-easily restore it ...
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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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separate apple IDs on same email address

our two kids have got ipod touches for Christmas. I tried to get them separate Apple ID accounts but it said because we had the same email address we could only have the one Apple ID. Is there a way ...
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Which generation is my iPod touch?

I just bought an iPhone 5, and was planning on listing my (what I thought, was) 5th generation iPod touch I bought last year, but Glyde and Apple support both claim there are only 32GB and 64GB 5th ...
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iPod touch sync problem - play counts

An example situation: Let's say I have a song on my iPod (in iTunes Devices > iPod > Music) and it shows a play count of, let's say 16. I disconnect my iPod, play the song, then connect it ...
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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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Is there a way to play music through bluetooth from iPod nano 7th Gen onto the iPad Air's speakers?

My iPod nano (7th gen) is great, although there is no built-in speaker. Is there some way (an app on the iPad maybe?) to play music from my iPod nano (7th Gen) onto the iPad's speakers using ...
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Extracting text notes from an iOS 5 backup file?

So, I have backuped my ipod touch ios 5, and downgraded to iOS 4.1 (the only with SHSH available) Now i can't restore my backup to iOS 4... I am only interested to my notes, do I have anyway to ...
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Is it possible to (legally) download the latest iPod firmware without owning the actual device?

I think the question says it all, but: I'm looking for a way to legally download the most current iPod firmware for free, without owning an iPod. Is there a way to do so?
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Spontaneous and unwanted iTunes “reorganization”

I was using a Mac Book Pro OSX 10.6.8 and had burned a lot of my CDs onto it. I had never bought anything from the iTunes store. When opening iTunes one day I saw everything had changed - playlists ...
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Error 3194 while restoring jailbroken iPod touch 4g

I'm trying to restore my Jailbroken iPod touch from ipsw file, but at the end of restoring process, when itunes going to verify. The error 3194 occurs. I've also took these steps which apple ...