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The Complete Guide to the iPod shuffle

As the most stripped-down version of Apple’s iPod to date, the iPod shuffle represents an all-new philosophy in iPod design: its lack of a screen and touch-sensitive control wheel, combined with its low price and low capacity, make it an interesting new member of the iPod family in two fundamental ways.  First, it’s a low-risk way for new iPod owners to test the digital music waters.  Second, it is different enough - and cheap enough - to entice existing iPod owners as a supplemental unit for workouts or light travel.

Regardless of which of these two types of shuffle owner you may be, we hope you will find much of this iPod 101 tutorial useful.  New iPod owners users will find themselves better acquainted with iTunes, and existing iPod owners will see tips on how best to choose and transfer small portions of a large music library onto the iPod shuffle.

Getting Started

The best way to get started with your brand new iPod shuffle is to ensure that you’re up-to-date.  At the time of this article, the iPod shuffle’s installation CD comes with the latest version of iTunes (4.7.1), but the iPod shuffle’s firmware has been updated to 1.1 - newer than what ships on current shuffles.  As we would for users of any new iPod, we recommend you begin your iPod shuffle experience by downloading the latest iPod Software Updater from Apple’s Website.

The iPod Software Updater is a very simple method of updating the software that runs on your iPod.  Download the software, and install it.  Next, plug your iPod shuffle into any powered USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 port (USB 2.0 has much faster transfer speeds, but is not required).  If you’re connecting your iPod shuffle to an unpowered USB hub, it may not mount properly; try connecting it to the computer directly.

The Software Updater will analyze your iPod and determine whether or not it needs to be updated.  If it does, the Software Updater will give the option of either “Updating” or “Restoring” your iPod.  “Restore” will wipe out all music and data on the iPod, while “Update” will write the firmware without distrubing the iPod’s content.  If this is a brand new iPod, it shouldn’t matter which method you use.

iTunes: Loading Music onto an iPod shuffle

For users new to iTunes, here are some supplementary tutorials for various ways of populating your music library that will be used to feed your iPod shuffle:

How does one transfer this music onto the iPod shuffle?  Perhaps an even better question is “How does one decide which songs to put onto the iPod shuffle?”  Thankfully, iTunes addresses both questions with a new, extremely easy-to-use feature:  Autofill.

Connect your iPod shuffle, and it will appear in the Source List on the left of the main iTunes window.   (If it doesn’t, you may need to connect and disconnect your shuffle one time, and/or restart iTunes, before it appears.)

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Click on the name of your iPod shuffle.  The main iTunes window changes to a display of the songs that will be loaded onto the iPod.  (The order of the tracks displayed in this window is the order they’ll be played on the shuffle, if it is operating in sequential play mode).  You’ll also notice that there is a small control panel that appears at the bottom of the track list.

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This control panel allows super simple one-touch loading of the iPod, with the option of a bit more power should you choose to use it.  How does one use the control panel?  The following is a breakdown of the different Autofill features:

  • Autofill from:  This item allows you to choose the “pool” from which Autofill selects music automatically.  Choose your entire library, and there’s no telling what you get.  Narrow the selection to a specific playlist, and you can focus on a specific mood, tempo, genre, or more.  Smart playlists can be a wonderful solution, when used as Autofill sources.  For now, audiobooks are skipped by Autofill, but to keep other large files (WAV files, AIFF files, etc.) off your space-limited iPod shuffle, try making a “Shuffle Tunes” playlist that looks like the following:
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    In selecting a smart playlist, note that the iPod shuffle will only update Play Count, leaving “Last Played” dates and times unchanged due to its lack of an internal clock.
  • Choose songs randomly:  This item, when checked, will instruct Autofill to choose a random assortment of music from the library or playlist selected from the pull-down menu.  Uncheck this item, and Autofill will place as many tracks as it can into the iPod shuffle, in order.
  • Choose higher rated songs more often:  A fairly simple feature, yet one which is very useful.  Check this item, and you’ll see more of the music you enjoy more.  The only catch?  iTunes isn’t psychic… if you rate your songs, this feature will be very useful!
  • Replace all songs when Autofilling:  This item is truly a subtle gem in the Autofill feature:  Enable it, and you get a fresh mix each time you sync.  Disable it, and Autofill will simply “top off” the iPod shuffle, leaving any manual additions you’ve made untouched.

Configure Autofill how you want it using this miniature control panel, and click the Autofill button.  iTunes will then choose music and load it directly onto the iPod shuffle.

Sure, Autofill is wonderful, but what if that’s a bit too much uncertainty, even for an iPod shuffle owner?  What about that one favorite song that you just have to have on your shuffle at all times, or that new album you’d like to listen to on the bus in its entirety?  Thankfully, Autofill is not the only way to load an iPod shuffle.  In standard Apple style, virtually anything in iTunes can be dragged-and-dropped onto the iPod shuffle icon in the source list.  These include, of course, songs and playlists, as well as Genre, Artist, and Album titles found in the “Browse” feature of the iTunes library.  Many shuffle users will enjoy this ability to manually place several items on the iPod shuffle and use the non-destructive Autofill option mentioned above to fill unused space.

Finally, iTunes has added a capability we’ve been hoping for: you can manipulate the contents of your iPod shuffle when it is not connected to the computer.  Autofill, drag-and-drop, or delete songs to your satisfaction, and upon connecting your iPod shuffle, the necessary changes will be made automatically.  To enable this feature, connect your iPod shuffle, and enter the iPod Preferences page by clicking the iPod icon in the bottom right hand corner of the iTunes window.  Check “Keep this iPod in the source list.”

Using the iPod shuffle as a Portable Hard Drive
Like other iPods, the iPod shuffle can be used as a portable hard drive.  The average person is more likely to use this feature with the shuffle than with other iPods, because unlike them, the iPod shuffle does not require the user to carry a connection cable, and it works equally well on Macs and PCs without drivers or reformatting.

By default, the ability to access the iPod shuffle as a hard drive is disabled.  To enable it, enter the iPod Preferences page as we did above. 

 

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Here you’ll find an option entitled “Enable Disk Use.”  When checked, iTunes will allow the iPod shuffle to appear in Windows Explorer (or the Mac OS’s Finder) as a detachable hard drive.  The slider positioned below the checkbox instructs iTunes how much space to leave empty for data when filling the iPod via either Autofill or manual management.  For example, in the photo above, we’ve reserved 128MB for non-audio use.  Autofill will only fill the other 380-some Megabytes with music.

Why don’t I have the full drive capacity I paid for?

Using either Windows Explorer or the iTunes capacity bar at the bottom of the iPod shuffle page, you’ll notice that your iPod shuffle is reporting a slightly smaller total hard drive capacity than the number on the box.  Don’t worry… this is completely normal for all storage media.

Contrary to popular belief, this anomaly is not caused by factory-installed programs, file system overhead, or swap space… it’s an unfortunate consequence of little more than math and marketing.

Hard drives are sold and marketed using decimal gigabytes. That is, a “GB” consists of 1,000,000,000 bytes.  However, computers interpret gigabytes in binary. To a computer, 1 GB = 2^30 bytes, or 1,073,741,824 bytes.

The ratio of “actual” to “marketed” file size is the ratio of these two interpretations, or roughly 0.931.

Therefore, a 512MB iPod shuffle actually has 0.9313225*512MB, or about 476.8MB of space usable to a computer.  A 1GB iPod shuffle will similarly report approximately 953.7MB.

iPod shuffle:  Operation Tips

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Though it may be the simplest iPod yet, there are a few key iPod shuffle operation techniques worth discussing:

  • On the rear of your shuffle, you’ll see that the main slider has two “On” positions.  The first is “sequential play,” and the second is “shuffle.”  Use sequential play mode if you’re not “Enjoying Uncertainty” at the moment.  You can, for example, switch modes from shuffle to sequential play during a song (if you just have to hear the rest of that album!) and it won’t be disrupted.  You’ll continue sequentially.
  • When listening to a playlist sequentially, press Play three times quickly to return to the very beginning of the play order.
  • When listening to a playlist in shuffle mode, press Play three times quickly to re-randomize the play order.
  • When listening to the first song in the play order, you can navigate backwards to go straight to the final song.  This is helpful for quickly getting to songs you know are near the end of your play order.
  • Hold down the “Play/Pause” button for a few seconds, and you’ll see the front LED flash orange.  This “locks” all buttons, putting the iPod into hold mode.  This is especially helpful when carrying an active iPod shuffle in a pocket where buttons are likely to be accidentally pressed.  Hold “Play/Pause” again to deactivate hold mode.
  • Under Firmware 1.1 and greater, the iPod shuffle will automatically pause when headphones are removed.  Push “Play” to resume audio.

iPod shuffle: Understanding the Lights

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Your iPod shuffle has two LED lights on its front side - one orange and one green - that indicate what it is doing.  On the rear of the shuffle, there is another set of colored indicators for battery life.  Here’s a quick guide to interpreting them both (a reference card is also provided in your box):

Front Light

  • Flashing Orange:  Connected and mounted.  Do not Disconnect.
  • Solid Orange:  Charging / Not mounted.  Ok to Disconnect.
  • Flashing Green:  Paused.
  • Solid Green:  Fully Charged.
  • Flashing Green/Orange:  No music or some other problem:  Load music, cycle the iPod on and off, or restore your iPod.
  • Solid Green on button press:  Normal operation… a simple indicator.
  • Solid Orange on button press:  Hold is active.  Deactivate it by holding Play/Pause.

Rear Light  (Active only when button has been pressed)

  • Green:  Good Charge
  • Yellow:  Low Charge
  • Red:  Very Low Charge
  • No light:  No Charge


iPod shuffle:  Accessorize!

Though it is still only a month and a half old, accessories specifically made for the iPod shuffle are beginning to surface, though not all are shipping quite yet. 

picpic Need to listen to your shuffle in the car?  Try XtremeMac’s new AirPlay FM Transmitter.  This appears to be the first iPod shuffle accessory to utilize the extra pins discovered in the shuffle’s USB port by simultaneously charging the iPod shuffle and extracting audio from the USB port alone.  The audio is played to a standard FM radio station, so simply tune your car or home stereo to a clear station, dial in the AirPlay, and enjoy your iPod.

Want a case?  There are several options already, and many more on the way:

Don’t want the bulk of a case, but the lanyard just isn’t doing it for you?  Again, you already have several options to choose from:

  • DVForge’s The Clips are a set of three replacement USB caps which feature a pin, alligator clip, and belt clip.
  • XtremeMac’s SuperHook is a replacement USB cap with a carabiner clip.
  • Try the new ShuffleClip, a simple slide-in belt clip sled.

pic Feeling sporty?  Try these:

picOther accessories are forthcoming from Marware, Speck Products, and undoubtedly many more.  Accessories are constantly being developed by dozens of companies, and the iPod shuffle is still young;  if the accessories listed above don’t satisfy you, rest assured that more will be released soon.

Shuffle it up!

iLounge would like to welcome you into the iPod community, and wish you the best of fun with your iPod shuffle!  Take comfort in the fact that if your “Randomized lifestyle device” becomes too random to handle, iLounge is here to help.  Please feel free to submit any questions you may have below or in the iLounge Forums:

Jerrod H. is a regularly contributing editor for iLounge, authoring the iPod 101 and 201 tutorial series and occasional reviews.

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Comments

1

Dude, “hard drive” is not the preferred nomenclature. “Flash drive” or “keychain drive”, please.

Posted by mattwardfh in Texas on March 2, 2005 at 6:53 PM (CST)

2

Anyone who can integrate a Lebowski quote into an iPod shuffle article comment is alright by me.

Posted by Jeremy Horwitz in East Amherst, NY, USA on March 2, 2005 at 8:53 PM (CST)

3

@ the Author:
You forgot something about the features:
When listening to a playlist randomly, press play three times quickly to re-shuffle the play order - very useful !

BYe!

Posted by Sergiusz 4G-20GB & Shuffle 512 MB on March 3, 2005 at 3:52 AM (CST)

4

All right—my reference was recognized. You’re a good man, Jeremy.

Posted by mattwardfh in Texas on March 3, 2005 at 8:20 AM (CST)

5

Dude, I agree on the nomenclature issue.  But, well, that’s just like, like, my opinion, man.

Posted by sechannell in United States on March 3, 2005 at 10:41 AM (CST)

6

why does the shuffle not come up as a source when i connect it to a new computer? my 4g lets me add new songs to it, but my shuffle just asks if i want to reformat.  why did they change this?

Posted by wrbonfield on March 3, 2005 at 2:21 PM (CST)

7

Please expand with information on audiobooks. Explain the way the bookmark feature really behaves rather the way it is supposed to work according to Apple.

Posted by tHawq on March 5, 2005 at 2:58 PM (CST)

8

Wow, no mention for Bruddy Designs cool Shufflemate.

Posted by Freddie A in Seguin, TX on March 10, 2005 at 3:52 AM (CST)

9

Or “flash memory removable drive” if you’re not into that whole brevity thing.  Man.

Posted by mtully on April 2, 2005 at 11:49 PM (CST)

10

Is it possible to return to the beginning of a particular playlist? I’ve got a playlist called Eskimo Joe and one called Music both on my ipod, so can i return to the beginning of Eskimo Joe or does the whole thing start from the beginning again?

Posted by Bec05 in Australia on April 4, 2005 at 4:33 AM (CDT)

11

Good review. Just got my shuffle over the weekend. Put it in the interior key pocket on a pair of basketball short and went for a run. Could no even feel it. Awesome.

I didn’t realize that it would work as a shuffle with only computer, unlike other iPods. Oh well.

Initially, I was extremely happy with it. However, it has repeated problems (freezes up)when playing in shuffle mode, despite getting the updater. No problems playing in continuous mode, but I have it loaded with workout (fast, agressive) music and don’t want it to play in order.

I don’t want to send it back, but it is looking more and more like I’ll have too. I have encountered a couple of posts on the shuffle forum here and on the apple website with users experiencing identical problems. Bummer.

Posted by jbn74sb on April 5, 2005 at 4:16 PM (CDT)

12

nice review, i bookmarked it. thanks man.

Posted by Justin Hermary in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada on April 14, 2005 at 8:47 PM (CDT)

13

Nice review Jerrod.  This is a great resource for new Shuffle owners… very concise and to the point. 

I just received my shuffle a short time ago and I’m already wondering how I ever lived without the little guy!  Also, I’ve posted a small blurb about some of the issues (w/ iTunes, Winamp, etc…) I ran into when I first started playing with my shuffle.  You can find it here: http://stevenharman.net/blog/archive/2005/04/30/iPod_Shuffle_Lessons_Learned.aspx

Posted by USSHerm on May 3, 2005 at 6:10 PM (CDT)

14

Man i gotta say, i own all the iPOD types, and the shuffle OWNS for light duty and to listen to on errands in place of a cd, the battery lasts alot longer on the lil stick dude, because no mechanical hard disk is spinning, thx for the awesome guide:)

Posted by killerqueen on May 13, 2005 at 2:05 AM (CDT)

15

i have a question i bought my i pod shuffle 4 monts ago and now when i try to turn it on the status light dosent show and i cant listen to any music. please help me !!!

Posted by ipodshufflerox on June 21, 2005 at 8:36 AM (CDT)

16

Can the shuffle be recharged other than through a USB port on a computer.

Posted by hornsea potter on July 30, 2005 at 7:09 AM (CDT)

17

Help!  I think the ipod and my Windows pc “shook hands” a couple of times initially, but now every time I plug it into the computer, I either get an error message about it not being right, or the computer doesn’t “see” the ipod at all.
Any thoughts?  Thanks!

Posted by nancsue on January 21, 2006 at 7:57 PM (CST)

18

i have the same problem as ‘nancsue’ (read above). i once plugged my ipod shuffle in a pc laptop and now every time i plug it in my iBook it doesnt appear at all (desktop and itunes) the battery is charged. when plugged in iBook, front light is flashing slowly orange.

HELP

Posted by stephanie s on January 26, 2006 at 11:00 AM (CST)

19

.. and my itunes freezes when plugged in…

Posted by stephanie s on January 26, 2006 at 11:02 AM (CST)

20

Help!  I just received a Shuffle as a gift.  I already had iTunes and didn’t have any problems loading my iPod.  The lights come on but I don’t think there’s anyone home.  I can’t get the thing to play.  I hold the play button and get nothing.  I’ve messed with the volume.  Nothing.  I’ve tried holding down the play button just to see if any lights blink and they don’t.  Did I miss some basic step?

HELP!

Posted by shinness on March 12, 2006 at 8:31 PM (CST)

21

I am having the same problem as shinness above.  Can you please help me find the sound?

Posted by jo15ham on May 31, 2006 at 10:14 PM (CDT)

22

I have had the same problems as described by nancsue, stephanie, and shinness above.  Would appreciate getting any guidance sent to them.

Problems started when I first tried to “synch” the shuffle on a windows pc (running XP Home) with a Nano already loaded. 

Stick

Posted by Stick23 on September 4, 2006 at 9:24 AM (CDT)

23

Can anyone tell me how long it takes to fully charge this thing?  My son’s has been plugged in for a full 24 hours, and it still shows an orange light.  Thanks!

Posted by stacierusk on January 8, 2007 at 3:27 PM (CST)

24

my ipod shuufle stopped working, when i plug it into the computer it recognizes the error and says to reinstall factory settings.  I click to reinstall factory settings but then it says it couldnt be restored and that an unknown error occurred (1418).  Thanks

Posted by perk886 on January 14, 2007 at 4:12 PM (CST)

25

Is it possible to charge the 1st generations shuffle using a wall usb charger and listen to music the same time.

Posted by muffinman on March 9, 2007 at 3:03 PM (CST)

26

when charging my shuffle, the yellow light blinks for hours and never goes solid green. Is it ready for the junk heap?

Posted by sky7239 on May 20, 2007 at 9:22 AM (CDT)

27

my ipod flashes green and orange when i plug it in the computer it says it has music and idk how to restore it

Posted by macey on June 1, 2008 at 3:48 PM (CDT)

28

do you have to have a disk to restore

Posted by macey on June 1, 2008 at 4:19 PM (CDT)

29

help please does anybody know how to restore the ipod shuffle???????????????????? PLEASE AND THANKS

Posted by MACEY on June 2, 2008 at 6:57 PM (CDT)

30

I cant use shuffle mode for some reason I can only use order? can anyone help?
P.S. the email adress is wrong.

Posted by Ryan on June 15, 2008 at 3:25 PM (CDT)

31

To restore the ipod just upload your songs again.

Posted by Ryan on June 15, 2008 at 3:26 PM (CDT)

32

:-) :-) ;-)

Posted by RTYUIOP on June 15, 2008 at 3:29 PM (CDT)

33

my ipod shuufle stopped working, when i plug it into the computer it recognizes the error and says to reinstall factory settings.  I click to reinstall factory settings but then it says it couldnt be restored and that an unknown error occurred (1418).  Thanks


Posted by perk886 on January 14, 2007 at 2:12 PM (PDT)

I have the same problem! My mom won a Shuffle and I went to set it up and I am unable to restore, change songs/won’t sync and receive error 1418.

Help?

Posted by Tyler on June 25, 2008 at 9:56 AM (CDT)

34

I have an ipod shuffle, and when I plug it into computer and itunes comes up, I DO NOT get a list of options or list of songs under my ipod icon.  Now my ipod is full and although I delete the songs on the itunes the songs still remain on the ipod.  Please Help. Thank you.

Posted by Ann on September 5, 2008 at 9:45 PM (CDT)

35

I hv an ipod shuffle - 2nd gen ( the little one). Is there any way of accessing the song list without having to go through Itunes?
Thanks

Posted by Richard on September 13, 2008 at 12:36 PM (CDT)

36

I have had my ipod shuffle for about 2 years.  I initially had my itunes on my desktop computer but recently got a laptop and had to download the new version of itunes.  Now when I plug in my ipod it says that my ipod is in sync with another library and wants to know if I want to sync it will my new library(which I don’t want to do because I will lose all the songs I have on it now).  Can anyone tell me how to get my ipod on my new laptop without losing all my songs?

Posted by Connie on October 26, 2008 at 9:59 AM (CDT)

37

Same question as Connie - My girlfriends’ shuffle is sync’d with my laptop. Now she has her own laptop. How can I transfer her itunes library to her laptop? Or how can I convince the shuffle to sync with her laptop?

Posted by Peter on December 11, 2008 at 5:38 AM (CST)

38

I have the same problem as Connie & Peter!
How can you resync without loosing the music on the ipod?

Posted by Stewart on February 26, 2009 at 5:56 AM (CST)

39

how does one delete songs from ipod shuffle?

Posted by angela lennie on March 25, 2009 at 10:20 AM (CDT)

40

i have an ipod classic with 120 gb.initially my computer used to detect the i pod,now when i connect and open itunes and run the diagnostic tests i get the report that ipod not found.pl help

Posted by wilson on May 1, 2009 at 5:21 AM (CDT)

41

what would cause my computer to not recognize my ipod shuffle 2nd gen. when I plug it in? Please help getting mad… thanx…

Posted by Kyle Leon on June 3, 2009 at 5:21 PM (CDT)

42

Same ques as Connie. Is there a FREE way to do this?

Posted by Joe on June 9, 2009 at 6:39 PM (CDT)

43

Thanks for the Forum. I have one of the small shuffles and whe it sincronizes it also sincronizes the “other” features which I am asuming are pics and it takes a lot of space. How can I tell the ipod no to sinchronize other studd or what is that other stuff

Posted by Pardo Carrera on June 16, 2009 at 6:22 PM (CDT)

44

I got an Ipod Shuffle (2nd Generation) about 2-3years ago. It was working perfectly until I reformat my PC wherein my Itunes are stored in that PC, musics, etc.

Now, I tried entering my Ipod with its USB in my other computer wherein an new Itunes are stored too.

There’s this prompt box/alert box on the right side of the status bar that states: “...Your device is not working, replace the USB…” (Im not so sure if that’s the exact sentence), but its not working on my itunes -new computer, and my ipod’s name doesnt even show on the list of itunes.

I donty know what happened but I can delete my old songs in that new itunes (new computer) and it even charges battery. The thing is, I cant put some musics on it, it doesnt show in the itunes bar (my ipod’s name), and it occurs error in that status bar stating my device in not working and is needed to be replaced..

Please help me.

Posted by Micy on August 13, 2009 at 4:05 AM (CDT)

45

When I try to play my ipod shuffle, the green and orange light flashes. When I plug it into my computer, it tells me that there is an error and when I try to reinstall it to factory settings, an unknown error occurs.

Posted by Johnny Cabral on August 26, 2009 at 2:12 PM (CDT)

46

My ipod anounces each track with a voice over, how do i stop this…?

Posted by Gordon Smith on December 25, 2009 at 6:29 AM (CST)

47

i can’t charge my 2nd gen ipod thru my computer, there is no respond on itunes and the lights doesn’t turn on when i attached it to the usb port. is my ipod’s dead already?

Posted by Roa Salvador on January 2, 2010 at 7:04 AM (CST)

48

how to delete songs from apple ipod shuffle

Posted by monica on April 2, 2010 at 9:27 AM (CDT)

49

i m having ipod shuffle 1gb.when i connect my ipod to pc it shows ur ipod is currupted,even i installed new latest itune software.but sometimes it works properly without any alert or msg…it became headech.plz resolve ma problems…...

Posted by kushiiiii on May 20, 2010 at 10:49 AM (CDT)

50

when i put my ipod shiffle to charge there is no lights that come on how do i know if it is charging? it is on my pc… can u plz help

Posted by tauna on June 1, 2010 at 5:41 PM (CDT)

51

i have a ipod classic and have itunes on my lap top now i want to buy my husband a ipod shuffle can i use the same itunes libary to put some music on a ipod shuffle .

Posted by jackie hull on September 17, 2010 at 3:54 PM (CDT)

52

how do i get my ipod to work and download music please help.

Posted by April on November 22, 2010 at 7:37 PM (CST)

53

Well I had the newer iPod shuffle. I bought it in September and it stoped working a little after Easter. But anyway I washed it twice (Left it in my pants) and When I go to charge it the Orange light comes on but it Never turns Green, I dont know what to think of that.

Posted by Shane on November 29, 2010 at 10:20 AM (CST)

54

I received the iPod in 2005 as a gift with my favorite tunes already in it and now I want to add more songs and I don’t know how or if it is even possible. How do I do this?  I don’t have any instructions.  HELP!!!  Thanks.

Posted by Toni on December 31, 2010 at 10:38 PM (CST)

55

I have an ipod shuffle and it did not come with any directions.  i need to erase some song from it that my husband put on it.

Posted by Stacey Puckett on December 31, 2011 at 10:18 PM (CST)

56

I find shuffe 2 is better than the new shuffle 4 as you can manipulate the songs on 2 but not on 4.  I like to change the playing order regularly by just dragging the songs up or down and I can’t do this on the shuffle 4th gen.  I can initially when I add a playlist but subsequently this cannot then be done. most annoying!

Posted by Maturecheese on September 7, 2012 at 6:48 AM (CDT)

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