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Questions tagged [ipod-touch]

Apple's top-of-the-line, touchscreen iOS based music player.

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My iPod touch 2nd generation turns on and charges only when my laptop is on sleep mode

I have 2nd generation, 8 GB iPod touch. It only turns on and charges when my Lenovo T520 is on sleep mode, as soon as I disconnect it from the laptop or I switch the laptop back on, the iPod switches ...
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Defernce between ipod classic and ipod touch [closed]

I'm buyiny an ipod.Also I ipod classic is not producted any more,but I've been told that ipod classic has better and more clear sound than ipod touch.Is that true? It's a big quetion for me because ...
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Recovering data from an OLD ipod

I have recently dug up an old 2nd or 3rd generation iPod touch, from my childhood, which is running iOS 4. There are a few audio files on it I'd be interested in recovering, but cannot figure out how. ...
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Ipod spontaneously stops during a podcast

After about 15 minutes into any podcast, the podcast stops (pauses), and I am forced to manually hit the play button to continue. This annoying phenomenon began a couple weeks ago. Ipod is freshly ...
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iPod Touch turning itself off over bluetooth

I connect my iPod to a bluetooth speaker....Bose, Google Home Hub, Vizio, etc. After about 1 minute, the iPod turns itself off. I have done a back up, I have done a hard reset....and again, it turns ...
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Update 200 multiple devices with the same specs at the same time?

I have 200 iPOD touch devices with the same specs. Currently, i am updating them one by one using Apple Configurator which does not require me to download the update multiple times. But, i still have ...
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Software update on iPod touch 4th generation

I have an iPod touch 4th generation that won't download software update or reset to factory settings. What can I do?
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Public Library downloads

My question is where to place Audio book download from Public Library in iTouch and keep chapters in order? I have done easy download from Overdrive but it is placed in Music and the chapters ...
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How can I make iPod 30-Pin cables last longer?

I am still using an iPod that has a 30-pin connector. I find the cables only last for 2-3 years before they start to fray and stop working. I am buying a new cable and would like to know if there ...
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iPod will not forget!

My iPod Touch was originally used with an Apple account and email that have become obsolete. I no longer have access to the email account and cannot supply the old password or ask for a password ...
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Use wiped iPhone 5s as an iPod [duplicate]

I want to use my old iPhone 5s as an iPod. It showed Wi-Fi service before the cellular service broke and but tech support was unable to repair it so we wiped it clean and tried to restore functions ...
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Does iPod Touch cache streamed Apple Music?

I listened to (streamed) music from Apple Music on an iPod Touch. I have not selected music to automatically download. Days later, when listening to a playlist while offline, one of the tracks I ...
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Why do I need iCloud Music if I sync to Touch

I have a large music library in iTunes on PC, which contains music I have purchased from Apple and music I added to my library from physical CDs. I have an iPod Touch and access to Apple Music. When ...
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Reusing iPod touch 3.1 to play music

I would like to use my iPod touch 3.1 only for music, pictures and videos. Can I still download music to this iPod from my current iPhone music list?
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How to restore apps on iPod?

I have an iPod touch Gen 3 running ios 4.2.1. I have done a restore via itunes on my MacBook many times in the past. Usually when I do a restore, all the apps on my iPod are restored. For example, I ...
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iPod Touch won't connect to Apple ID server

I received an iPod Touch and am trying to set it up. When I enter my Apple ID and password, it responds with: Verification Failed. There was an error connecting to the Apple ID server. I have reset ...
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Disable Cloud/Download Podcasts in iOS 11

I sync an iPod Touch with the latest iOS (11.2.2) to the latest iTunes (12.7.2.60) on Windows 10. I download and delete podcasts manually in iTunes. I have podcast playlists in iTunes, but since ...
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apple configurator 1.7 downgrade ios from 10 to 10 [duplicate]

I am using apple configurator 1.7.2. Accidentally someone upgrade IOS to version 11 as image for every no ipod touch. Is any way I can go back to version 10? I need it for run older application which ...
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Transfer entire Google Music library to iPod touch

I have an iPod touch that I would like to use as the music player in my car, and I have about 4500 songs in my Google music library in the cloud. As far as I can tell, there is no setting in the IOS ...
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How to get Apple Music on iPod Touch 1G?

I own an iPod Touch 1G and I'd like to listen to my downloaded Apple Music tracks on it. However, I can't do that since "Apple Music songs cannot be copied onto an iPod" (That's the message it shows ...
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iTunes recopies some tracks when syncing

I have iTunes on a Windows 10 computer. I keep all music in iTunes synced to an iPod Classic and to an iPod Touch. However, when syncing to either device, iTunes recopies some tracks each time. The ...
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Turn off Lower Power Mode on iPod Touch

How do I turn off Low Power Mode if my iPod Touch with iOS 9.3.5 does not have a Turn Low Power Mode On/Off button or slide bar?
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How to reinstall old iOS software?

I have an older iPod touch which which supports up to iOS 6.1.6 and nothing newer. This device is equipped with a Linea Pro barcode scanner and previously had an application called "Web Barcode" ...
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New Touch Sync Problems

Setup: Windows 10 64-bit, iTunes 12.7.0.166, iPod Classic 160Gb. I have several gigabytes of music, podcasts and audiobooks in iTunes, all of which I have been syncing to the Classic for years, ...
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how to restore deleted songs on an iPod touch

I have a collection of several GB of mp3 files that were erased the last time I charged my iPod on my computer. The Apple store representative claims that this sync happens automatically anytime ...
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ios 9.3.5 Cydia Error

I just recently jailbroke my iPod 5th generation using an untethered jailbreak called Phoenix, but when I open Cydia I get the error: sub process /usr/libexec/cydia error 2. So I can't install or ...
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iPod touch activation lock 3 years after

So, 3 years ago I found an iPod touch. I did everything in my power (calling schools, taking a photo of my contact info with the iPod in case photos were streamed, craig's list ad, checking to see if ...
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Undisclosed recipients through iMessage

Is it possible to send a message to multiple people without any of them knowing of any other recipients (undisclosed recipients) through iMessage and through an iPod 5 (iOS 9.3.5)?
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How do I apply Apple ID verification on an iPod touch running iOS 6.1.6?

I've reset my iPod Touch running iOS 6.1.6. Now every time I try to login to iTunes after putting in my Apple ID and password it asks for an Apple ID verification code, which has been texted to my ...
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iOS error -12746 - iDevices can't play any audio or video

I've got an iPhone 6 running the iOS 11 public beta, and a few days ago, it suddenly stopped being able to play any audio or video unless it's through Bluetooth headphones. When I try to play a song, ...
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iPod Touch 2nd Generation (Used) boots into Apple Logo when dead, then shuts off. If charged however, everything is normal. What is going on?

I've been trying to calibrate my battery after enabling the battery meter by editing a .plist file in a copy of my iPod's backup. I restored that backup to my iPod, and the battery meter worked just ...
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Use iPhone or iPod touch as an external hard drive

I have an iPod touch 4g with 64GB storage space. Is there some way to store files of any file type on the device? I know that there are plenty of apps which let you share files via iTunes. Is there a ...
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Saving my all iMessage conversations to Windows 10

I need to save my iMessage conversations as they are, because I'm afraid all the updated dialogue will be erased as soon a I restore my iPod from a previous backup. The restoring of the iPod will ...
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New software on old device

Is it possible to install one of the latest software on a old iPad or iPod? The device still works good. But because there is old software on it, I can't do anything with it. Is it recommended, or ...
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Ipod touch 5 stuck on voice over when restarted

I recently reset my ipod touch 5 and left it for the next day. When I turned it on the next day it somehow got on voice over mode and I can't swipe the screen without it speaking. What do I do?
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iOS Mail does not update in background

I have been using my 6th generation iPod touch for a few years and the pre-installed mail application had been working just fine until a couple weeks ago. Normally I would unlock my iPod and see a ...
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iPod touch 6 not showing all albums?

I recently bought an iPod Touch 6 and synced my entire music library, but some of my albums are not showing up under the artist. For instance, I would click on Demi Lovato, and a couple of her albums ...
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iPhone 6 volume too loud on Bluetooth headphones

I have insomnia and use the sound therapy app Digipill to help me fall asleep. I've started to use its sounds through Bluetooth headphones, but I've come across an issue. A low setting on the iPhone's ...
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How can I increase spotify lock screen controls duration after pause?

While playing Spotify on my iPod Touch I have got some controls over the player on my lock-screen. I have to pause the player a lot and wish I could play the songs instantly after some time again. ...
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IPod touch location services

A box popped up that says "Turn on location services to allow weather to determine yor location". There are two tabs underneath that say "settings" and "cancel". Neither of the tabs work the box won'...
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Notification Center stuck over ¾ of the screen, so can't power off

My notifications are blocking it ¾ of the way and it really sucks. I thought it might have had something to do with the really laggy server I was on in Minecraft, but apparently not, because I saw the ...
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What camera does the 6th-generation iPod touch have?

Given that the 6th-generation iPod touch gets its A8 processor from 2014's iPhone 6, it seems likely that other components were improved as well. Was the camera upgraded to the component used in the ...
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YouTube videos won't play in Safari (iPod Gen 3 / iOS 5.1.1) [duplicate]

When I try to play a YouTube video I just see the following message: This operation could not be completed. I've tried restarting my internet, resetting my iPod, HARD Resetting my iPod, and ...
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Why does my iPod say “this operation could not be completed” when I try to play any video on my iPod 4th gen?

My iPod is not playing any videos, not from YouTube or any video playing website. It seems that my video player in my iPod may be messed up. How do I fix that? Can I even fix that? It's not my ...
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my ipod touch wont turn on? what do i do?

today as i was playing a game on my ipod touch, i used assistive touch to get out of the app since my home button was jammed, but it was acting slow, so i pressed lock screen on the assistive touch ...
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iPod touch overheats and won't turn on

The other day, I was mad so I took my anger out on my blanket and come to think of it, my iPod touch 5 was inside of it and I didn't realise it until I took it out. It was overheated so much, so I put ...
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How to set keep touch on Mac touchpad?

I am rookie in Mac and I came from Ubuntu On my previous Dell laptop if I needed to mark some part of text in order to copy or delete it I just made one short touch on touchpad and immediately second ...
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Take the iCloud Plunge?

I want to understand committing to using iCloud given my particular needs, which to date I totally avoid except for "find my mac." Consequences, gotchas, costs - both money and time, an upgrade tread ...
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iTunes fails to sync with iPod Touch, suggests I should reset it to factory defaults

I'm unable to perform a backup from my iPod Touch to iTunes because it says it's failing to read data from it and that I have to reset it to factory defaults. This will erase all data on the device. ...
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iTunes 12.5.1.21 on Windows 10 Version 1607 cannot detect iPhone 6s and iPod Touch (5th Generation)

I have an iPhone 6s and iPod Nano 5th generation which I use with a Dell PC (15R 5521) running Windows 10 version 1607 (updated to the latest version). The latest version of iTunes (12.5.1.21) is ...