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iPod won't sync, but only charge, how can I fix it?

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  • IPod won't charge and sync?

    I have the 2nd generation and I've been using it for 4-5 years. I know, pretty old huh? well, I don't know if it's just my iPod that's old or the cable that's not working, but whenever I plug my iPod in it says that I need to charge it and it won't sync. It doesn't show my name/iPod that it's connected to iTunes. Sometimes I use my iPad charger to charge my iPod but the battery BARELY lasts. Help?

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    This happens to me occasionally; I try to charge it and it won't register. Sometimes I just have to...

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  • I need help getting my iPod to sync again..?

    I have an iPod touch and this has never happened before. I'll plug it in, , it will charge, but it won't say on iTunes that my iPod is plugged in.. I'm not totally sure how to explain it..but on the left hand side where you can click on Music, Videos...

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    There are some great iTunes/iPhone/iPod Transfer, you can choose the best one to meet all your needs...

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  • HELP my ipod touch won't charge or sync!!?

    I have a 1st gen. ipod touch 16gb and the other day it went down to 20% so i put it on my ihome so it could charge like i always do and it didn't charge...i plugged it into the computer and it didn't charge or sync ...then into the wall...all it does...

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    stick your tounge in the end of the cord to make sure there's power coming out of it, don't hurt yourslef...

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  • IPod won't sync, but charge, HELP?

    kaay so, ! my ipod won't connect to my computer or itunes ! and the USB is not broken or anything. And I try to let all the battries run out, to see if it works, ! but it didnt show the charge picture thing, but somehow it got charged.! So PLEASE HELP...

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    i think you have "manually sync my ipod" on. i had the same problem. you have to change that...

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  • IPod Touch Sync Error 13019 - WHY?

    So every time I try to sync my iPod (everything but my music will sync), it keeps telling me "Error 13019. I have updated my software, attempted a new adminstrator account but couldn't get my music onto that account, completed the check-and-uncheck...

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    The error will most commonly occur while syncing music. This issue can be resolved by following these...

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  • My ipod won't sync or charge?

    My 30 gb ipod classic won't charge or sync when i plug it into my laptop. all it does is flash. i know the port works because i use for my phone. i also tried it with 3 other computers but it still won't sync or charge please help me.

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    Hi, I recommend a very professional ipod transfer. http://www.topmediasoft.com/ipod-transfe…...

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  • Ipod touch help please!!!?

    my friends computer crashed that had all her music on it, so it all got deleted. then (idk why) erased her ipod so there wasn't any music on it. she then gave me it to hook up to my computer. my brother has the same ipod, and his syncs to my computer...

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    Reboot the iPod, reboot computer, reinstall iTunes. Try all three until one works. :) This is a cool...

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  • Why wont my ipod sync? HELP!!?

    I have am 8gig second generation ipod touch and it will no longer sync to my itunes. I plug it in with the USB and it starts to charge so I know it is plugged in but it doesn't show up as a device and there is no option to sync it. I have tried file...

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    click on the sync button

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  • Why won't my fourth generation ipod touch sync my songs?

    I know it has nothing to do with my computer because it syncs just fine with my brother's ipod. I tried restarting my computer, ipod, and disconnecting my ipod with the cord, and the cord from the computer, Etc. It recognizes my ipod and all it does...

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UHtmTNCs…

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  • My ipod touch won't sync with my computer and songs?

    I know it has nothing to do with my computer because it syncs just fine with my brother's ipod. I tried restarting my computer, ipod, and disconnecting my ipod with the cord, and the cord from the computer, Etc. It recognizes my ipod and all it does...

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    One computer can sync one iPod at a time, I guess that's the reason why your iPod won't sync with your...

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