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Sync, customize, clean, and troubleshoot your iPod without having to head to the Apple store with the advice in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- An iPod
- A computer with iTunes installed
- And an iPod sync cable
Launch iTunes & click iPod icon
Launch iTunes and click the iPod icon listed under Devices in the source pane.
Connect iPod to computer
Connect the iPod to the computer using the sync cable as you normally would.
Check "Enable disk use" box
Click on the Summary tab, and check the box next to 'Enable disk use.'
iPod listed under removable storage
Open My Computer—or the Finder, if you’re using a Macintosh—and you should now see the iPod listed under removable storage.
Double click to open the iPod folder and simply drag over any file you would like to copy.
Properly eject the iPod from the computer by using iTunes. Click the small eject triangle beside the iPod icon in the source pane.
Disconnect your iPod. Your files are now safe from any computer mutiny!