Can I use my Mac formatted iPod on a Windows PC?


Yes, however you must purchase third party software such as MacOpener or MacDrive.

If you don’t plan to continue connecting your iPod to a Mac, it is generally a much better idea to use the “Restore” function of the iPod Updater utility for Windows to format your iPod as a Windows drive.

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Jerrod H.

Jerrod was a contributing editor at iLounge. He mostly wrote articles about iTunes and iPod accessories. He was known for his in-depth knowledge of both topics and was often able to provide readers with unique insights into the world of Apple products.