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HELP!! Ok, I plug in my iPod to add new songs and it will charge but it doesn't show on iTunes that it is plugged in...HELP!!!

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Try reseting the iPod by switching the Hold switch on then off and pressing the pause/play and the center button at the same time until the iPod resets.

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I plug my ipod into the usb plug in and it wont show up in itunes so i cannot update it or add new songs and playlist. it shows the charging symbol but will not show up in itunes


1. Try another USB cord or USB cable. 2. Restrart your computer for a try.
3. Reset or restore your iPod for a try, this way can fix many general iPod problems. If you don't know how to do that, you may refer to this iPod tips
http://www.mac-dvd.com/ipod-tips-and-ipod-faq.html
4. Download and install the latest version fo iTunes for a try.
5. You may try this iPod transfer, it's a nice iTunes alternative that can help you upload music and video to iPod, I always use it to sync my iPod when my iTunes can't recognize my iPod, it's easy to use and works pretty well
http://www.ipod-transfer-copy.com/ipod-iphone-to-computer-transfer-cucusoft.html
If you have any other questions, feel free to email me.

Jan 30, 2010 | Apple iPod nano

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How to add songs to Ipod


This is a tip explaining exactly how to add songs to your Ipod.

Firstly, you need to have Itunes installed on your computer. You can download Itunes for free from the following Website. It is always best to use the most updated version of this software.

http://www.apple.com/downloads/

Once you have downloaded Itunes, and installed it, we can continue.

Ok, if you already have MP3 files on your computer, and just want to add this songs to your Ipod, we first need to import all these files to Itunes.Here is how we do this.

To import songs in MP3 format which is already on your computer:

  • Open the Itunes software you installed.
  • From the iTunes File Menu click "Add to Library".
  • Now you need to browse to the folder where the music is located and select it.
  • The files will now automatically be imported to Itunes.
After the installation of Itunes, you need to plug you Ipod into your computer USB port using the connector cable which came with your ipod.
This is the how the USB port on your computer looks like.

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This is what the connector cable looks like.

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When you have plugged in your Ipod to the computer, Itunes will automatically open.

Now you will be able to see your Music Library(On the left), as well as your Ipod(On the right)

Al you need to do now is to drag the songs you want to copy to your Ipod into the ipod window on the right.

Charge your ipod after you have copied the songs, and start listening.

Kind regards
Andrea

on Feb 21, 2010 | MP3 & Digital Media Players

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How can i erase songs from my ipod


1. Connect your iPod to the computer. You cannot delete files from the iPod directly, and must use the iTunes interface to add and remove content from the iPod. Connect the device to the computer by plugging the long end of the sync cable (which came bundled with your iPod) into the data port of the iPod and then plugging the USB side into your computer.
2. Launch iTunes. Once you have plugged in your iPod, launch the iTunes program. You may need to wait a few moments while the program locates your iPod. You will know that your iPod has been located because a small icon that looks like your iPod will pop up on the left side of the iTunes program.
3. Click on your iPod to show the Device menu and then scroll over to the center pane where the music is. Find the song(s) you wish to delete. Left-click on the song (or album) you want to delete and then right-click.
4. Select "Remove" from the submenu. A message will pop up asking if you only want to remove it from the iPod or whether you want to remove it from the iPod and iTunes. If you want to keep a copy of the file(s) on your computer, select the option that removes the file only from your iPod. Once the file has been removed, go back to the iPod menu and select "Sync" from the center pane. This will remove the song from your iPod.

Sep 24, 2009 | Apple iPod nano 2nd Generation MP3 Player

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While charging ipod on pc songs are no longer on IPOD


When your iPod is connected and brings up itunes, make sure that you have selected the songs you want from the library where they should be saved and dragged them into your playlist folder (located on the left side of the itunes screen). Then disconnect properly using the eject button, also on the left side of the itunes screen.

Sep 13, 2009 | Apple iPod nano

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Settings/content pane in itunes for adding songs does not show up


had the same problem. Just reinstalled Itunes. As of July 30th 7.7.1.11 Version. Fixed the problem right up.. I was able to register and get my songs to show up.. Good luck and happy listening...

Jul 21, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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Settings/content pane in itunes for adding songs does not show up


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.

Jul 16, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

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Ipod wont show up on itunes


ok u go to www.myfuckingipodwontwork.com and they got answers for problems like urs

Apr 06, 2008 | Apple iPod nano

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Ipod wont show up on itunes


go to applications then utilities then open disk utility
on the on the left side all the hard drives will be listed. click on your ipod then click erase, look here click "erase" and then "ok". when it is done disconnect the ipod, open itunes and reconnect the ipod. itunes will tell you the ipod is corrupted and i needs to restore it. click ok and then wait for it to complete the restore.

PC:
go to start, my computer. in the new window your ipod's name will apear right click then click format. make sure that quic format is checked and then click "ok". when it is done disconnect the ipod, open itunes and reconnect the ipod. itunes will tell you the ipod is corrupted and i needs to restore it. click ok and then wait for it to complete the restore.

Feb 19, 2008 | Apple iPod nano

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Ipod wont show up on itunes


i had the exact same problem with my ipod.

whenever i plugged my ipod in to my computer, it just charged and itunes didnt reconize my ipod.

so i saw the comment on here that said to reset your ipod when it was plugged into your computer with itunes open and it worked!!

(to reset your ipod press the menu button and the center button at the same time and hold them down for a couple of seconds till the screen goes black)

i hope this works for anyone else who has the same problem with thier ipod!!

Nov 15, 2007 | Apple iPod nano

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