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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
- iTunes software
Connect iPod to computer
Connect your iPod to your computer.
Open iTunes if it does not automatically start.
Manage songs and playlists
Select your iPod's icon from the source list. Click on iPod Options and select Manually Manage Songs and Playlists.
Click on the triangle next to your iPod's icon to see the contents of the iPod.
Select songs to delete
Select the songs you want to delete from the list and then hit the Delete key. Any songs deleted from your iPod's hard drive will still be in your iTunes library folder.
Delete songs from your iPod if it is set up to automatically sync from your iTunes music library or specific playlists by simply removing songs from the library or playlist. Items removed from a playlist will still be in your library.