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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How can I delete icons from the 6th generation iPod nano?

Is this even possible? I will never use like 90% of them and I'd like to hide them.
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Do iPod Nanos have USB 2 or 3?

Which version of USB do iPod Nanos have? Apple's tech spec says it works with a Mac having 2 or 3, but USB is backward compatible so that doesn't help...
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Is there a way to completely erase an iPod Nano 3rd generation without installing iTunes?

I've had this iPod lying around for years. I'm about to sell it and I'd like to erase all the data. Is there a way to do this without installing iTunes? I was particularly hoping that there might be ...
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iPod Nano 5th Gen Can't Disable Shake Gesture

I have disabled the "shuffle on shake" feature of my iPod Nano 5th gen, yet occasionally this still happens. I've noticed, for example, if I have it connected to the aux jack in my car while driving, ...
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Where is “search” on the iPod nano 6th gen?

I just won a 6th generation iPod nano at an auction, so I didn't get the box or the instructions. I've mostly figure it out, except I can't figure out where they hid search. I had it on my old nano ...
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Can I charge my iPod Nano 2012 with the iPad USB plug?

I have a brand new Nano, and was wondering if I can use the same electrical connector that I've received with my iPad2 to charge the Nano? Will it be armfull for the Nano?
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Scrubbing chapters and not losing stop points on audiobooks on iPod nano

Is there a way to scrub through a chapter on the 6th gen nano? I have only been able to scrub chapter to chapter which isn't useful when you become distracted and want to rewind 30 seconds. Is there a ...
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How can I change the VoiceOver language for a song on my 6th gen iPod Nano?

Is it possible to change language used for reading song album/artist/title for certain songs? I.e. when I use slovak as default iPod nano language, but I have songs with english titles, I would like ...
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How to get the iPod Nano 5th gen battery health

Is there any way I can get the battery health of an iPod, specifically a 5th gen Nano? I've done a little bit of googling and I don't think there is a way, but I though I could give it a try here. I ...
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iPod Nano Running Playlist - Does it always have to start from the first song?

I have the latest iPod Nano and I use it when I run. I have created several playlists for that purpose and sync'ed them to my Nano. Some of the playlists are 70-90 minutes long. However, the Nano won'...
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How do you get ipod nano to display the watch face as the default view

Is there way to set the watch face as the default display? I wear the iPod Nano as a wrist watch and I would like it display the watch face first when I press the power button. Note: I'm asking ...
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6th generation iPod Nano video out

Is the 6th/7th generation iPod Nano capable of sending video out through the 32 pin connector into a suitable digital dock? If so, could the camera adapter kit be used as it can for the iPad to ...
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Resynch latest workouts

I just plugged in my iPod Nano to upload my last few workouts to Nike. When iTunes started it said there was a new version that I agreed to upgrade to, and part of the upgrade required quitting iTunes....
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Can I remove the clip of the iPod nano 6G?

Is there a (non-brute-force) way to remove the clip-part of the iPod nano 6G? I find, I don't use it and it add clunkiness. Also it's a bit scratched since it's the only part not protected by a ...
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Did the iPod Nano dock connector change from 5th to 6th generation?

Does anyone know if the dock connector change when Apple upgraded from 5th to 6th generation?
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How splash-proof and knock-proof is the iPod nano?

I'm looking at buying an iPod Nano with a watchband to use as a watch. My concern is that as a watch it will have to take a certain amount of incidental knocks and splashes. I don't want to have the ...
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Do the iPad 2 and the 6th generation iPod Nano have the same docking connector?

I am looking to purchase a Speaker docking system for an iPad2, I also want to be able to use a 6th generation iPod Nano with the same dock connection. Is the connection on the iPad 2 the same as the ...
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Will iPhone remote earbuds work with 6th Gen iPod Nano?

....will iPhone remote earbuds work with 6th Gen iPod Nano? My brief internet search (random Google searches, Apple forums) yielded no results.
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How do I rate songs on the 5th gen iPod nano?

How do I rate songs on the 5th generation iPod nano? Is it possible? Do they get copied back to iTunes?
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Great iPod Click Wheel Games for Kids

My niece has got a used iPod nano (not the newest model); in the App Store are about 50 games for iPods with Click Wheel. What game can you recommend?
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Upload video to iPod directly without sync-ing

We have a number of iPods and a number of computers and the fact that they need to be matched one-to-one for iTunes sync'ing to work is really a pain. Is there a way for me to upload a video directly ...
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An alternative to iPod nano 6g? [closed]

I'm looking for a good, compact MP3 player that can also double as a pedometer (or at least as a part thereof). I wouldn't hesitate to buy a nano 6g if not for some of its 'features' that I'd rather ...
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Playlist on ipod nano 5th gen

I have been trying to sync my playlists from itunes with my new ipod nano 5th gen, but the podcasts don't sync (they did sync on my old 2nd gen). Any suggestions for how to fix this? The music ...
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Will a “Mac format” iPod nano (2gen) work on a PC?

I have an old 8GB iPod nano (2nd gen, I think). When I plug it into iTunes, one of the things on the status page is "Format: Macintosh". I no longer use this iPod, so I'm thinking of giving it to my ...