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Ipod video playback

Loaded videos onto ipod, got them to playback but they do not play with sound, have tried re-setting, re-loading, re-storing etc etc

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Re: ipod video playback

Did you use iTunes to convert video to iPod? If yes, try other iPod converter, because iTunes cannot convert muxed video (muxed video means the audio and video are on the same track). Muxed video converted by iTunes will lose sound. You can learn more about the problem from apple official document

Try Aimersoft iPod Converter Suite. I think it can help you. Here is the guide page:
Hope to help you.

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Change the file format. mine did this. download something called PSP VIDEO 9. it's so easy to work, just upload the video, it converts, and save it, then re open it with iTunes & re connect iPod

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How have they been encoded to MP4? If they havent been encoded in a format that is compatible to your type of iPod you will get problems. You could try opening iTunes right click on the MP4 and select "convert selection for iPod", iTunes should then convert it. If it tells you it is already converted I think your problems are with your iPod. Sorry. Also try converting the files to MP4 with something like Handbrake, I have found it good as you can select the output format yourself

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