Question about Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1 GB) MP3 Player (MA564LL/A)

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Ipod shuffle i have purchased an i pod but have no software to go with it. how can i install it on my vista computer please.

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Re: ipod shuffle

Go here:

On the right hand side it says itunes 7 Download now. That's the software you need to use with an ipod.

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I formatted my iPod... so i need drivers

You just need to download and install the I-tunes software from the Apple Ipod website. Connect the Ipod with the computer and run the I Tunes, this will install the drivers of I pod. Then you can upload the songs. Hope this helps. Good Luck. ~SmokinJoe~

Apr 27, 2011 | Apple iPod shuffle MP3 Player

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I was given an i pod shuffle as a gift from a friend but when i went to apple support the i pod had been disabled. how do i fix it so that i can put my own apple itunes on. thanks anne marie

To reset iPod shuffle:
  1. Disconnect iPod shuffle from the computer (if connected).
  2. Move the switch on the iPod shuffle to the OFF position. Note that when iPod shuffle is off, the green stripe by the switch is not visible. ht1655_1.gif ht1655_2.gif ht1655b_3.gif ht1655--4th_shuffle-001-en.png
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  3. Wait five seconds. For iPod shuffle (3rd and 4th generation), wait ten seconds.
  4. Move the switch to the play in order or the shuffle position. The green stripe will be visible in either position. For iPod shuffle (2nd and 4th generation), slide the power switch on (and you can see the green stripe).

Feb 24, 2011 | Apple iPod touch

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My ipod wont show on the computer but will charge?


If you want the i-pod to,I hope you have I-tunes software and a cable for your I-pod.

Of you don't have I-tunes, you can install i-tunes from I-tunes website

You can get a detailed information on how to put song on your
i-pod from the link below.

I wish you good luck.

Mar 17, 2010 | Apple iPod shuffle MP3 Player

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I Pod shuffle (2nd. generation) won't hold a charge

Hold in the play button for 10 seconds to reset. If that fails:
iPod shuffle Software Update and Restore
Apple periodically updates iPod shuffle software to improve performance or add
features. It is recommended that you update your iPod shuffle to use the latest
You can choose either to update or to restore the iPod shuffle software.
If you choose to update, the software is updated, but your settings and songs are not
If you choose to restore, all songs and data are erased from your iPod shuffle. All
iPod shuffle settings are restored to their original state.
To update or restore iPod shuffle with the latest software:
1 Go to and download the latest iPod Update. The update
has the latest software for all models of iPod.
2 Double-click the software install file and follow the onscreen instructions to install the
iPod shuffle Update.
3 Connect iPod shuffle to your computer and open iTunes. The iPod Updater application
If you’re using a Windows PC and the iPod Updater application doesn’t open
automatically, you can find the updater by choosing Start > All Programs > iPod.
4 Follow the onscreen instructions to update or restore iPod shuffle software.
If you use the iPod Updater application and it doesn’t see that iPod shuffle is
connected to your computer, turn iPod shuffle off and turn it on again.

Mar 15, 2009 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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Required free i pod shuffle software version 1.1.4


Jan 07, 2009 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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It blinks yellow-orange a couple times then nothing computer won't recognize

Make sure you don't have Windows Vista - if you do, then go to for the updated software (you can also download a full user's guide/manual from that website)
The 5 R's are as follows: The 5 Rs: Reset, Retry, Restart, Reinstall, Restore Remember these five basic suggestions if you have a problem with iPod shuffle. Try these steps one at a time until the problem is resolved. If one of the following doesn’t help, read on for solutions to specific problems. â Reset iPod shuffle by turning it off, waiting five seconds, and then turning it back on again. â Retry with a different USB port if you cannot see iPod shuffle in iTunes. â Restart your computer, and make sure you have the latest software updates installed. â Reinstall iTunes software from the latest version on the web. â Restore iPod shuffle. See “Updating and Restoring iPod shuffle Software” on page 26.
Good luck!
-Tha Mp3 Doctor

Sep 05, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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I pod problem by restore settings

Please restate your issue.If i understand it correctly you would like to recover your iPod shuffle is that correct... That wont be possible you can not recover an iPod shuffle do to it's settings.
Thank You, Apple Care Service And Support Nick M. Reference#:7834AC

Jul 22, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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I pod shuffle

hi ya, 
Well firstly to use any Apple iPod products you need iTunes, which you can download form [] for free if you don't already have it installed
once you have this installed, check this article form apple its great, will get you on the why to be a iPod guru ;)

Have fun

Dec 10, 2007 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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IPod shuffle Second Gen problem

Apple recommends that iTunes customers using Windows Vista upgrade to iTunes 7.2 or later. If you are using an iPod with iTunes on Windows Vista, please review the important information in Knowledge Base document





Ejecting iPod using Windows Explorer on Windows Vista may corrupt iPod


Some customers may see the following message when connecting an iPod to iTunes 7.2 or later on a computer running Windows Vista.



Microsoft has released an update for Windows Vista that addresses a situation where ejecting iPod from Windows Explorer or by using the "Safely Remove Hardware" feature in Windows Vista could corrupt your iPod. Apple recommends Windows Vista customers who own an iPod install this software update. For information on how to install this Microsoft hot fix, refer to the "Update your software" section below. Tip: iPod can always be ejected safely by choosing Eject iPod from the Controls menu within iTunes.

Update your software

Microsoft has made this Update for Windows Vista (KB936824) available via Windows Update as well as a separate download package. To download this update via Windows Update follow the steps below:

  1. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel, select Check for updates in the Security section. If the Control Panel is in Classic view, open Windows Update.
  3. Click the View available updates link and be sure that Update for Windows Vista (KB936824) is checked.
  4. Click Install.




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