Questions about using the portable media player Apple iPod with Ubuntu.

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Banshee will not import media since 12.04 upgrade

Installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my AMD64 Desktop which has been happily importing media from my iPod 5th gen into Banshee with no problem all year. After installing 12.04 all Banshee does is remember ipod ...
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My music doesn't sync with iPod Touch 4G iOS 5.1

I own an iPod touch 4G, it runs iOS 5.1.1, jailbroken. I also have my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04, with Banshee and Rhythmbox. I prefer Banshee over rhythmbox. In both Rhythmbox and Banshee, whenever ...
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Rhythmbox in Ubuntu 12.04 and Ipod touch [duplicate]

I don't know if anyone else is experiencing something similar to this. I have an Ipod touch bought 3.5 years ago. It received the last software update a year ago. After that update I had no problems ...
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Why won't iTunes 7 (PlayOnLinux) recognized my iPhone/iPod?

I have installed iTunes 7 via PlayOnLinux and it installed fine, all of my music shows up no problem. However, whenever I plug in my iPhone and iPod, iTunes does not recognize the device (making the ...
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Rhythmbox duplicating songs in playlists

I am using an ipod Classic 5th gen with Rhythmbox and it seems whenever you make a playlist or add songs to an existing playlist it just duplicates the songs everytime you add a new one. So many of my ...
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Putting pictures onto an iPod touch (2nd gen)

How do I sync pictures from my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop onto my iPod touch easily? Can someone give me some clear steps without the use of the terminal each time?
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Copy music from Ipod to Ubuntu

can anyone please help me for this ? in fact i can see the musics in the ipod but they all are like "HHDW.mp3" "KZDE.mp3" FPPD.mp3" ... and i just can't rename every single song by listening to it ... ...
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Managing iPod playlists?

OK, I know very similar questions have been asked before. But I have searched for the last week, and cannot figure out how to manage iPod playlists on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. All the "usual suspects" ...
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Rhythmbox iPod Issues? [closed]

Basically, when I try and drag a song from my library to any one of my iPods (Classic (2.0.4 Mac), Touch (3.1.2. (7D11)) and Shuffle), nothing happens. It would appear that everything went ok, but ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, music won't sync to iPod [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to sync songs in Rhythmbox with an iPod I was looking for a solution to this online but couldn't find one. I've been using rhythmbox for my iPod for a long time now, ...
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Syncing iPod through banshee

I tried "importing to library" then all the music is in my library, but when I disconnect the Ipod the music isn't playable.
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How do I install UControl

How do I install UControl from http://www.negusoft.com/index.php/ucontrol-downloads It comes in a tar.gz. I unpacked it and tried fallowing the readme but am getting nowhere. What are the steps to ...
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Emulator for iphone/ipod/ipad apps

Is there any emulator for linux which fully supports apple iphone/iphone/ipad apps? Any other way to run such apps on linux?
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How can I add/remove music from my Ipod on Banshee?

I have a 8gb 4th generation Nano that I would like to begin using with Banshee. It's currently full and I need to delete some music on it. Is it possible to remove songs and add new ones using Banshee ...
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Unhandled Lockdown error (-4) ipod 4G

Running Ubuntu 10.10 getting this error as soon as I connect my iPod 4G running IOS 5.0.1. When I open Nautilus, I can see the iPod icon, but same error appears when I try and open the ipod.
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How do I take my playlists from Banshee and put them on Itunes and my Ipod?

So I have a dualboot with Windows and keep all my music on a shared partition that neither OS's use. I want to know how I would import my Banshee onto Itunes. I also can't sink playlists with my Ipod ...
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Syncing my iPod Touch (And Others)

libimobiledevice doesn't work for me. I've got Ubuntu 11.10 and I'm trying to put music on to my iPod Touch 4Gen running iOS 5.0.1. I have tried every program available in the Ubuntu software center ...
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Can clementine sync with an ipod?

I have a 5th Gen Ipod Classic 150G. I've read there there are some issues with them and Linux. Clementine transfers my new music as files to the iPod as if it were a hard drive. I can look at the ...
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Get album with covers when syncronizing with iPod [closed]

I have 120GB iPod classic. Firmware 2.01. It will connect without any problems with Ubuntu, sync albums both via Clementine and Rhythmbox, but covers will not sync? Gtkpod kind of freezes the PC, so ...
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Ipod Touch not mounted

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 in a Dell XPS15. When plugging in the Ipod it charges but when trying to mount it I can't find it anywhere. I've done a dmesg | grep usb before plugging the Ipod and I ...
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What software is available for iPod synchronization?

What software is available for iPod music, contacts and calender syncing with an iPod Mini 2G?
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How to sync songs in Rhythmbox with an iPod

I can sync them with Banshee but in Rhythmbox (Am starting again to use it since it will be the default in 12.04) I can see that Rhythmbox can detect the ipod and see the songs but when I try to drag ...
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Can't see ipod, even in lsusb output

Just installed 11.10 64-bit Hooked up ipod touch 2nd gen, and nothing. OS doesn't attempt to mount it, and opening a terminal and running lsusb results in it listing every device connected to my USB ...
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What is the current state of apple device (iPhone, iPod, etc.) support?

What ubuntu applications provide support? (guides, how to's, status) Also, specifically, details on support for syncing music to iPhone's and iPod's with the latest OS version: Can you sync music ...
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How to make AMAROK “see” my ipod 6Gen classic?

The problem: When I mount my ipod Classic, Amarok will not show it, there is no devices tab, too. The system WILL see the ipod, though, other apps - Clementine, Rhythmbox WILL see the ipod and read it ...
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iPod shows more tracks than Library after sync with Banshee

I am running Ubuntu 11.10, Gnome Shell 3.2 and Banshee 2.2. Banshee correctly recognizes my 80GB iPod Classic (Model No MB147LLm, Version 1.1.2 PC). I have set Banshee to sync the entire library for ...
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iTunes Alternatives for Ubuntu

I have started using Ubuntu very recently. I installed using Wubi. Can I get my Windows iTunes Music to go onto Ubuntu's iTunes alternative. Also, how will I sync my iPod with Ubuntu? Thanks!
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How do I sync music with Banshee and my iOS 5 device?

I am a complete noob with ubuntu and well i upgraded my ipod and now i want to sync music with banshee. Any way that i could sync music to it? i tried syncing and ended up messing up the songs. Help ...
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How to add m4v files to iPod classic using Banshee

I am running Gnome Shell 3.2 on Ubuntu 11.10 and Banshee 2.2. I sync Banshee with my iPod Classic 80 gb. I have enabled syncing music - sync entire library option and video syncing is set to manual. ...
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How do I convert audiobooks from mp3 to m4b?

I've moved from Windows to Ubuntu and I have problems converting my new books (in mp3) to m4b. There are a lot of Windows applications which could do that, but what about Ubuntu?
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Rhythmbox crashing when syncronizing and adding playlists to iPod [closed]

Is the Syncronizing and adding playlists on an iPod in rhythmbox bug fixed? Or is it something in the settings I need to change?
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unhandeled lockdown error(-15) when I try to connect my iphone 4s

Could anyone please help me ?? when I try to connect my iphone 4s I get this message :unhandeled lockdown error(-15) . It worked just fine so far and I have no idea how to fix it .
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After upgrading to IOS 5 ipod is not detected by ubuntu 10.04 anymore

I updated my iPod to iOS 5 and now Ubuntu 10.04 does not even mount it anymore, the version of libimobiledevice is 1.0.6-1, and I also tried the unpair/pair routine but it did not fix my problem, can ...
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Error when trying to sync iPod touch

I have been trying to get my iPod touch to sync on Ubuntu 10.10. Every time I plug my iPod in my computer this error come up and says "Unhandeled Lockdown error-4" I use iOS 5 and I still can't get it ...
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Failed to generate sqlite database in GTKpod

I am able to connect my iPod Nano 5th generation(Black color + video camera) to GTKopd and transfer mp3 files to it. Upon trying to save those files so that I can eject my iPod the error message ...
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How to sync iPod Touch with iOS 5? [closed]

I have an iPod touch with iOS 5 and I want to be able to put music and and videos on it but never figured out how. Can someone help me?
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How can I upgrade my device to Apple iOS 5?

How can I download and install the new version of iOS (iOS 5) on my iPod using my Ubuntu system? Do I have to give up and just find a Mac OS / Windows machine? Relevant details: iPod touch 4th-gen ...
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ipod not mounting [closed]

Tried to connect my iPod, but got this message: Error mounting: mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/sdb2, missing codepage or helper program, or other error In some ...
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How can I configure AirPrint to use the photo tray when printing pictures from the iPad [closed]

I followed the steps in the answer to a previous question to setup my printer (HP Photosmart C5280) to be used from the iPad (iOS 4.2.1), which worked fine on Ubuntu 10.04. Apple claims, that for ...
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Why is syncing my ipod extremely slow on Ubuntu in comparison to Windows? [closed]

I've tried both Rhythmbox and Banshee for syncing my iPod Touch 3g. However it frustrates me that it took them so long to sync up all my songs (~1700). It took around 3~4hours. Curious to see how ...
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Ubuntu One Music listen offline on iPod Touch

https://one.ubuntu.com/downloads/iphone/ "Listen offline and enjoy your favorite songs" anyone knows how to do that on an iPod Touch? I can't see any option for that.
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USB ports have stopped recognizing my ipod [closed]

I have Ubuntu 10.04. Recently Ubuntu has stopped recognizing my ipod and SD card when I plug them into USB ports. Ubuntu now refers to them as "generic storage devices". I can't do anything with them. ...
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Ubuntu & iPod Touch 1st gen, nano 5th gen syncing [closed]

Okay, so here's the deal. I have Ubuntu 11.04 A green iPod nano 5th gen with video 8gb. I'm fairly new to Ubuntu but trying to embrace it. My major issue is, my iPod used to work but I filled it and ...
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Banshee messes up album artwork when syncing with iPod

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.04 and used Banshee to sync my music from my iPod onto my computer. When I turned my iPod back on (it's jailbroken) the album artwork was messed up and placed ...
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Load iPod Touch Videos in Banshee?

Ok, now I figured out how to sync my music from my iPod Touch with Banshee on Ubuntu 11.04 which wasn't that hard in the first place, pretty much plug and play. My question is, is there a way to copy ...
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what is the best video converter software to be played in iPhone & iPod?

what is the best video converter software to be played in iPhone & iPod? how to convert video to be played in iPhone & iPod?
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What program should I use to manage an iPod Shuffle (4G)?

I have a nano which I barely ever download anything to and haven't done so recently. I use it mainly for music. I also have the 4G iPod shuffle and that is the thing I have trouble with. I have ...
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Ubuntu 10.10 Rhythbox and Ipod Touch problem [closed]

Hey I have another Ipod/Rhythmbox question. I can mount my Ipod and see it's contents just fine. I was able to sync and manipulate its contents, so thats all good. What's weird is, I purchased a bunch ...
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Remove iPod from Launcher

As soon as I connect my iPod Touch to the computer Unity puts it up on the Launcher. It shows two icons - one to browse the documents and the other a general device icon. It is just cluttered and I ...
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How do I sync music to my iPod?

Can anyone help me? I want to load and unload music to the wife's iPod but so far I have had no luck. I can see what she has on the iPod and even listen to it through my computer but I have yet to ...