Questions tagged [ipod-nano]

The second smallest portable media player sold by Apple. Older models rely on buttons on the player to control play pause etc. New version(s) have an easy-to-use touch screen.

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Audiobooks crash on iPod, but not on iTunes

I downloaded 3 audiobooks from Audible. The first one downloaded fine, but after that two stopped midway because there wasn't enough space on my computer. But in all my computer's brilliance, instead ...
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Will Samsung Galaxy Buds work with iPod Nano Gen 7?

From what I can gather, the iPod Nano (7th Gen) requires true Bluetooth connectivity / synchronization for wireless headphones. This means (as per their product page) that AirPods won't actually work ...
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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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iTunes thinks there is a podcast on my ipod when there isn't

Every day I listen to podcasts. When I'm done with them, I plug the iPod into the computer and uncheck the ones I no longer want, and then hit "sync" again. iTunes thinks that there is a podcast on my ...
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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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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 Chromebook, which would obviously prevent him from ...
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iPod nano 7th generation does not pair with any Bluetooth device

My iPod nano 7th generation is giving a lot of trouble in pairing with other Bluetooth devices (headphones, car audio, speaker). I cannot even pair it with my iPhone. I turn on the Bluetooth option ...
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How do I unfreeze my iPod Nano 4th Gen?

tl;dr -- My iPod hangs on the boot screen (black background, silver apple logo). When I try to restore it (on both my Virtual Windows XP and on a Mac laptop), it'll restore fine, but when it reboots ...
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Did iTunes 12.7 drop support for older iPods like 2nd Gen iPod Nano?

I suddenly am unable to connect to my 2nd Gen iPod Nano via iTunes. Did they drop support for older iPods in iTunes 12.7?
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iPod Nano 6th Generation stuck power button

I heard that you can start the iPod Nano using the volume keys in lieu of the stuck power key. Is this true? Any other way around the stuck power button?
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Can I change the clock on the 6th gen Nano to digital instead of analog?

Everyone wants a iPod Nano watch, right? All the videos I see are on an analog clock (you know, the one with hands.) Can you change the clock to digital, rather than analog?
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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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How do I turn off “shuffle” on my iPod Nano 7th Generation?

I'd greatly appreciate help with learning how to shut off "shuffle" on my iPod Nano 7th Generation?
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Can I use an iPod nano 8g as a flash drive for windows, and still use it to play the music I paste in that drive?

I know I can use an iPod nano as a flash drive by connecting the iPod to the computer and selecting the iTunes option "Enable disk use". (as stated here https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3091809?...
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What does it mean for an iPod to be “Over capacity”?

Sometimes when I plug my iPod Nano Shuffle into iTunes, I get this strange message: What could this possibly mean?
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Sync 6th generation iPod nano with iCloud Music Library

I have a 6th generation iPod nano wit 8GB memory and I've recently subscribed to Apple Music. Whenever I sync my iPod with iTunes I get this error message: But in the iPod settings I can't find any "...
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iPod Nano 6G stops playing when display turns off

My iPod Nano 6G stops playing music when the display turns off either by time, or by pressing the "Sleep/Wake"-button. This effect is fully reproducible but only appears with certain headphones, ...
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What's a good iTunes alternative to use with my iPod nano 6g?

I'm looking for an iTunes alternative for my new iPod nano 6g. I've used sharepod before but it doesn't work with the nano 6g—I can upload songs but they're not being recognized by the iPod database. ...
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How to delete a song from inside an iPod?

My girlfriend has an iPod Nano (3G) and she asked me how she can delete a song from inside iPod. I didn't find any option inside the device, is it really like that? Can I delete songs only using ...
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What should I do if my iPod keeps saying “Connect to power”?

I have an iPod Nano (6th generation). I bought it 10 months ago. I fully charged it and it started to work. Since then, I left it 10 months without using nor charging. Now, when I connect it to PC, it ...
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iTunes songs play fine on PC, but stop midway on iPhone

Certain songs will stop playing midway through. The counter keeps progressing as though the song is still playing, but no audio. The same song plays fine on iTunes on the PC. I wiped my iPhone (I ...
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How to copy music content and playlists between iPods (Nano 5th Gen 16GB)?

I'd like to mirror the music tracks/files and all the playlists from one iPod Nano 5th Gen 16GB to another another (Nano 5th Gen 16GB). Is there a way to easily automate this process? Details My ...
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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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Why is my iPod nano reading everything out loud and functioning abnormally?

I just reset my iPod nano 7th gen via iTunes to remove some broken tracks and then resynced it, and when I unplugged it after disconnecting it, everything was quite broken. First of all (with a ...
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iPod nano 7th generation app development

What programming language does the iPod nano 7th generation use? I would like to develop an app for my own iPod nano 7th generation.
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iPod: how to solve: sceen shows lines only (nano 2nd gen)

could someone please suggest how to solve this issue? I've got an iPod nano 2nd generation. Sometimes, the screen starts to display only lines (please see pictures attched for example). They change ...
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Can I use Home Sharing with an iPod Nano 7th gen?

I'm considering buying an iPod Nano 7th generation, but I want to be very sure Home Sharing will work with my iMac (OS X El Capitan) with iTunes 12.5 before I purchase one. Can you tell me if this ...
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Go to the beginning of song list on iPod Nano 4th gen

I use an iPod Nano 4th gen. There are no playlists, just songs. I am wondering how I can go back to the beginning of the songs list. Reading this, I tried pressing the VoiceOver button, but it says "...
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How do you use your iPod shuffle or nano?

I bought my first Apple product a few months ago, an iPod shuffle, a tiny little music gadget that's fun to play with. However its getting a little boring because I don't know what I can do with it or ...
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iPod Nano wake screen sometimes shows music instead of Clock

I've recently purchased a band from Lunatik to use my iPod Nano as a watch. To do this, I've gone into Settings > Date and Time > Time on Wake and put this ON. At first, this worked as expected, ...
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How to sync new songs from a new laptop using iTunes v11.04?

I had an older laptop (Windows 7) with which i used to synchronize my songs on to iPod Nano using the iTunes v10.0. But recently I have shifted to a newer laptop with (Windows8.1) I have the setting ...
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I can't edit music on my ipod

I was using ipod nano and itunes on my previous computer. Now I have new computer with itunes. But when I connect my ipod it doesn't show the sync button. The connection is working, but when I click ...
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How to sync photos to iPod 6g

Today I was trying to get photos onto my iPod. It is a sixth-generation IPod nano, and I was using iTunes 12.4. However, I was not able to sync photos to the iPod. Why is that? Here is what it looks ...
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iPod nano 6th generation jailbreak

I have an iPod nano 6th generation that I don't use at all. This is because although being a music player, I usually just use my iPhone for that same purpose. So I was wondering whether it is possible ...
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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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iPod Nano (7th gen) Bluetooth connection keeps dropping

When I use my iPod Nano (7th generation) with SwageU Bluetooth headphones, the connection keeps dropping with a double beep. Both devices are charged. I haven't had a problem using these headphones ...
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Is it possible to sync an iPad via iPhone without a computer

My wife currently owns an iPod nano and is planning on upgrading her phone to an iPhone 6 when she is eligible to upgrade (currently she has an Android phone. She rarely, if ever, uses a computer at ...
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Navigate albums while playing music from iPod

I use an old 1st Generation iPod nano to play music in my car. I hook it up via the dock connector. I noticed that when it's hooked up to my car stereo via the dock connector, I'm locked out of the ...
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How to completely wipe 3rd generation iPod Nano

I was using Floola to transfer songs to my 3rd generation iPod Nano and it suddenly stopped working. Now I installed iTunes and I can't seem to be able to delete any of the old songs and I cannot ...
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iPod Nano doesn't get fully charged when connected to MBA

I've a 7th generation iPod Nano. And it's working fine. I usually used to charge it either by connecting it to a wall charger or through my iMac. And every time it got charged just fine. The battery ...
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iPod Nano 7 Gen: use without Windows and MacOS

I just got an iPod Nano 7gen ("iPod nano with Multi-Touch") for my birthday. I have only one laptop and it's running Linux (Ubuntu 15.04 but may move on to Debian), is there any way I can sync music ...
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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 iPod Nano 6G use the headphones as an antenna?

I recently received a iPod Nano 6G for my birthday. I very quickly found out that headphones/earbuds are required for radio reception. My dad proposed the idea that the iPod uses the headphones/...
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iPod in recovery mode, how do I make it stop?

Why is my iPod Nano 6th generation playing in recovery mode? How do I take it off of recovery mode?
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How can I copy my music from iPod Nano (model A1446) to iPhone 5s?

I am trying to somehow extract the music from my iPod and also transfer all the playlists the way I arranged them on the iPod before. The iPod is a 7th generation iPod Nano and I am using iTunes 12 on ...
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Unable to play a complete track in iPod nano

I have around 140 tracks in iPod nano and recently synched a new track on it. The problem is that the track is not playing completely . It skips the track after first few seconds. The song is not ...
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How to do I keep music on an iPod when I have no access to the iTunes account that it was added with?

I have a rather difficult question. When I got my iPod I didn't have my own laptop, so my brother set up a joint account for both of our iPod's on his laptop - using his email and his personal account....
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iPod Nano 7th generation (w/ lightning connector) - will video work with a treadmill?

The treadmills at my gym have 30-pin iPod connectors so you can control it and watch video on the treadmill screen. However, the new iPods don't have the old 30-pin connection, but have the smaller ...
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Is it possible to watch mp4s on an iPod Nano 6th Gen?

I have tried to upload .mp4s to my iPod before, but all it would do is show a screenshot of the video and play the audio. Is there a way to actually watch the video and have the audio play as well?
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Remove video from iPod Nano 6th-generation

I did not know that we can't play videos on an iPod nano 6th generation. I added a video (180 MB) to my iPod but I can't access it . I cant see it in iTunes nor on my iPod. But when I connect my iPod ...