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Deleting all memory at once

Hey i've recently bought a 2nd hand ipod nano and want to delete all the datd from it before i add anything i have no idea how to do this as there was no instructions with it. I'm not very technically minded so the simplest answer would be great. Thanks

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  • snowboots66 Nov 10, 2007

    i locked it so no one could use it besifes me and now it won't unlock

  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2007

    want to delete songs from ipod

  • Anonymous Dec 26, 2007

    same problem.

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Have you tried just plugging it into your computer and syncing it??? also, if you go into the settings, there should be a complete system reset on the ipod!

if you sync ipods onto your computer, they replace all of the songs that were on it with the songs that are in YOUR itunes library

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Ipod manuals http://www.apple.com/support/manuals/ipod/ Not sure if you have 1st or 2nd gen 1st: http://manuals.info.apple.com/en/iPod_nano_Features_Guide.pdf 2nd: http://manuals.info.apple.com/en/iPod_nano_2nd_Gen_Features_Guide.pdf These manuals suggest that when you connect to itunes, it automatically deletes all songs not in your library. Otherwise i don't see a format option unless the drive shows up in my computer and you can format it there (right click). It basically suggests that you have to use one of the manual methods on the pod or computer to delete songs. Have fun!

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