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Skipping tracks My ipod is constantly skipping to the next track without actually playing any of the tunes. My pictures have all disappeared. It is on continuous cycle of skipping from track 1 to track 454, then I press play and it starts skipping all over again. I have tried turning it off and on again and still the same. I am trying to wear out battery hoping this may kick start it to work again? Help!

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Re: Skipping tracks

Did your music subscription service expire? That would cause it to read every song as zero. Definitely try the rest method first. Disable auto-synchronization feature for all programs that you sync the device to.

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