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How to View a JPG file on my iPod Touch

You can sync your iPod Touch with iTunes software on your computer for music and videos to add to your device. However, you can see some photos on your computer in JPG file format, you may want to add to your iPod Touch and transport. Photos can also be added to an iPod Touch, albeit a little different than other files. Once synchronized from your computer to your device, you can view your JPG files on the screen of your iPod Touch.


1. Connect the larger end of the iPod's USB port at the bottom of your iPod Touch, and plug the other end into a USB port on your computer. The iTunes software is started automatically.


2. Click on your iPod Touch from the "Devices" on the left side of the window to the "iPod Summary" section displayed in the middle of the iTunes window.


3. Click on "Photos" at the top of the "iPod Summary" section.


4. Check the box to the left of "Sync photos." To select all photos in "Photos" folder to synchronize, select the "All Folders" option. If you just take some photos to sync, click on "My Pictures" in the drop-down menu, click "Choose Folder". Navigate to the folder containing the photos you want to sync and click "Select Folder". Click on "Selected folders" and check the box to the left of the folder you want to synchronize with the iPod Touch.


5. Click "Apply" at the bottom of the window, click "Sync". Disconnect the iPod Touch as iTunes does to do so.


6. Press the "Home" button at the bottom of the iPod Touch, and move the slider to unlock the screen.


7. Press the "Photos" at the bottom of the screen.


8. Browse through your photos and play the JPG file you want to see the thumbnail.

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iTunes is free and is the best software available for use with iPods. Below I have included several intruction (guides) for you just in case you are a new user and need the information. If you have any difficulties past here please do let me know. I have a well of information on iTunes/iPods. :)
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Adding content on your computer to iTunes
iTunes lets you add digital audio and video files on your computer directly to your iTunes library. You can add audio files that are in AAC, MP3, WAV, AIFF, Apple Lossless, or Audible.com (.aa) format. If you have unprotected WMA content, iTunes for Windows can convert these files to one of these formats. Video content in QuickTime or MPEG-4 format can also be added to iTunes. To learn how to add these files to iTunes follow the steps below.
Open iTunes From the File menu, choose one of the following choices: Mac Add to Library Windows Add File to Library Add Folder to Library Navigate to and select the file or folder that you want to add If iTunes is set to "Copy files to the iTunes Music folder when adding to library", iTunes will copy all content that is added to the iTunes library to the iTunes Music folder. Then adjust this setting or change the location of this folder, go to the Advanced tab in iTunes preferences.

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iTunes includes several options to automatically or manually sync videos to your iPod classic, iPod nano (3rd generation), or iPod (5th generation). Read this article to learn more about these two methods.
Products Affected iTunes, iPod nano (3rd generation), iPod classic, iPod (5th generation)
Syncing videos automatically Connect your iPod to your computer and open iTunes. Select your iPod in the DEVICES section of the iTunes Source list.

In the main iTunes browser window, select the Music tab. Select the checkbox labeled "Sync music" and verify that the "Include music videos" checkbox is also selected. You have the option to sync all songs and playlists or selected playlists.

Movies can be automatically synced to iPod. Select the Movies tab and select the option to sync all movies, selected movies, or a certain number recent unwatched movies.

TV Shows can be automatically synced to iPod. Select the TV Shows tab and select the option to sync all TV shows or selected ones. You can also determine which episodes are synced based on if they are recent or unwatched.

Video Podcasts can be automatically synced to iPod. Select the Podcasts tab select the option to sync all podcasts or selected ones. You can also determine which episodes are synced based on if they are recent, new or unplayed.

Click Apply and iTunes will begin syncing the content you've selected to your iPod. Tip: You can use the capacity bar at the bottom of the iPod settings window to determine how much free space is available. The size of a playlist can be determined by selecting it and looking at the bottom of the iTunes window.

The iTunes LCD will display the sync progress and notify you when the iPod sync is complete.



To disconnect your iPod, select it in the Source list and click the eject icon.
Syncing videos manually If your prefer not to automatically sync video content to your iPod, you can setup manual syncing.
Connect your iPod to your computer and open iTunes. Select your iPod in the DEVICES section of the iTunes Source list.

In the main iTunes browser window, select the Summary tab. Select the "Manually manage music and videos" option. This will deselect the automatic sync settings for the Music, Movies, and TV Shows tabs. Automatic syncing for Podcasts, Photos, Contacts, and Games can be individually disabled by selecting each of those tabs. Note: When manually managing iPod, disk use is enabled and iPod must always be manually ejected in iTunes before disconnecting.

Click Apply. To manually add music videos, movies or TV shows to your iPod, choose one of these categories under LIBRARY in the Source list. Select and drag items you want (to choose multiple items, Command-click items on a Mac or Control-click items in Windows), then drag them onto your iPod icon in the Source list. To add a playlist, select it in the Source list and drag it onto your iPod in the same ways as a video or song.

When you are ready disconnect your iPod, select it in the Source list and click the eject icon.

May 18, 2009 | Apple iPod nano

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How do i sync video's to my I-pod


enable an option called "Include Music Videos" in my iPod settings. Apparently, this feature is disabled by default when you update to iTunes v7.

Jan 06, 2008 | Apple iPod MA446LL/A MP3 Player

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