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How to reinstall old iOS software?

To download the last compatible version of an app, the app must be in your purchase history for that Apple ID already. Use iTunes 12.6.3 to download the app, signing in with your new Apple ID. Once ...
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Missing Night Shift after upgrading to 9.3

Night shift isn't supported on your hardware. See the footnote 1: Night Shift is available on iPhone 5s or later, iPad Pro, iPad Air or later, iPad mini 2 or later, and iPod touch (6th generation) ...
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Can you listen to music using AirPods without an Internet connection?

You don't need an Internet connection at all. Per the Technical specifications under System Requirements: iPhone and iPod touch models with the latest version of iOS iPad models with the latest ...
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iOS 13 on iPod Touch 7th generation

Source: The supported device for iOS 13 as follows: iPhone 11 iPhone 11 Pro iPhone 11 Pro Max iPhone XS iPhone XS Max iPhone XR iPhone X iPhone 8 iPhone 8 Plus iPhone 7 ...
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Can you listen to music using AirPods without an Internet connection?

Can you listen to music using AirPods without an Internet connection Yes. Does one need Internet connection to use Siri? Yes. You can listen to locally stored music just fine using AirPods. AirPods ...
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Can you listen to music using AirPods without an Internet connection?

Sure, the AirPods don‘t need an Internet connection.
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Can I download apps to this iPod Touch 2nd Generation?

Things get complicated with Two Step and Two Factor authentication and Apple ID. They are not the same and easily confused. https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204915 What if I use two-factor ...
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How do you find the UDID for an iOS device?

This approach requires only a macOS device, the iOS device and the device's power cord. If you have the iOS paired to the macOS device through wi-fi, you don't need a power cord and can skip steps 1 ...
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Install unsupported iOS version

No, iOS 6.1.6 is the latest version your iPod touch will support. There is absolutely no way to install iOS 7, 8, 9, or (extremely) likely anything later. It just won't work.
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Turn off Lower Power Mode on iPod Touch

Go into Settings > Battery > Turn Off Low Power Mode. If that doesn't work ask Siri to turn off Low Power Mode for you.
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How can I make iPod 30-Pin cables last longer?

The answer to the question comes down to how the cables are treated over their life time. This applies to pretty much all cables regardless of the manufacturer or type (USB, network, charging/power, ...
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Can you use iCloud locked iPhone like an iPod touch

If you purchase a phone which is activation-locked via iCloud, you will not be able to use any features on it at all. This is different than a "locked" phone by carrier, which means that it can only ...
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Take the iCloud Plunge?

Back up your devices Jump in the iCloud pool See if you like it Given your landscape, having one set of photos instead of managing them on many devices alone seems worth simplifying things via iCloud....
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iTunes fails to sync with iPod Touch, suggests I should reset it to factory defaults

Can you tell us what version of iOS you're running? Unless it's really old, you can sync contacts to your iCloud account, and if you go to iCloud.com and log in with your Apple ID you'd see them. You ...
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Does the iPod Touch 5th Generation have a magnetometer sensor?

Here is table about which device has which sensor. Look to magnetometer compatibility. So sensor is absent on iphone + iphone 3g + any iPod including iPod 6 gen.
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Missing Night Shift after upgrading to 9.3

I read on another forum that night shift requires a 64 bit system,, iPods are 32. I can't confirm this , but it sounds possible. Could they have made 32 bit app, possibly,
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How do I apply Apple ID verification on an iPod touch running iOS 6.1.6?

Append the verification code to the end of your usual password, then attempt to sign in. This is necessary on login prompts which don't support 2FA, such as those on older versions of iOS.
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How to get Apple Music on iPod Touch 1G?

There is no legal way of doing that. However, there is a number of various online and downloadable converters you can use to get a usable file from the original .m4p one. To get the file, just go to /...
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How to restore apps on iPod?

If you updated iTunes to 12.7 then that explains the missing app loading. Try to go back to iTunes 12.6 and then check. If the apps are still missing, you may need to restore them from a backup ...
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Reusing iPod touch 3.1 to play music

You can sync music, pictures and videos to your iPod touch by syncing it with iTunes on your Mac or PC. You can get the music that you have in your iPhone music list, by syncing the iPod with the ...
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Is it true that iOS devices use a hard coded time.apple.com dns for an ntp server?

Yes it's true and yes it is very hard coded. Yes it uses standard port 123 UDP. Jamf is the Apple Business Manager for iOS devices and there is no setting in there either. See https://www.jamf.com/...
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Trying to get music out from my iPod first generation, IOS level 1.1.5 (4B1), model MB376LL

There is no official way to extract the tracks from an iDevice to a computer. iTunes was always designed to be the master, any iDevice as merely a slave to that. On Windows, however, it's much simpler ...
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How can I move files by USB between a version 6.1 iPod Touch and a Linux machine?

TL;DR — Try GtkPod. If no luck, install the latest version of libimobiledevice and try Rhythmbox. You may need to bootstrap the process using iTunes. You may be completely out of luck with a 5th-...
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“Cannot connect to the store” when trying to install games on iPod touch 1st Generation

Your device mode is classified as obsolete by Apple: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201624 “Some obsolete hardware products can no longer use the iTunes Store” https://support.apple.com/en-us/...
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Take the iCloud Plunge?

Another perspective, from someone who's had iCloud since it was .mac We have 2 Macs, 2 iPhones & an iPad, shared across 2 IDs [myself & my partner] We set up Family Sharing to cross-...
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How do I Change my old iPod Apple ID to my new Current ID to match the one on my iPhone?

Sign in with your old Apple ID at iCloud.com, go to Settings->Manage (Apple ID)->Click on your iPod and remove it from the list of devices. And finally use your new Apple ID on your iPod.
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What does this black bar represent in my iPod's Storage Capacity Indicator?

To my belief, that indeed is actually just a drop shadow. Since you're actually not on the newest version of iTunes, I can't verify that, since it looks different now, but here are a few photos: ...
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How do I backup iMessages to my PC for free?

NOTE: This is not a particularly relevant answer for this question, but it seems that some new questions (new - as in June 2020) may be closed as duplicates to this one. But this question, and its ...
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iTunes 12.5.1.21 on Windows 10 Version 1607 cannot detect iPhone 6s and iPod Touch (5th Generation)

If you are on Windows 10 N or KN, try installing the latest version of the "Media Feature Pack". The latest version at present for Windows 10 v. 1607 is the Aug 2, 2016 version, which you can ...
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