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

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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 ...
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Is it possible for Ubuntu to run android and iphone apps?

both Android and (too some extent) iOS use .deb files. While the phone versions of the apps may be impossible to use, but could the tablet versions be converted? One of the reasons my friend keeps ...
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How to use my iPod nano 5G?

I have a 5th generation nano and want to know how I can edit my playlists, add music, remove music, etc. Also I read banshee is the default media player for 11.04, can it handle my question or do I ...
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Can I sync an iPodTouch with both a Mac and Ubuntu?

I've seen a whole bunch of posts on iTunes replacements for Ubuntu, and how to sync your iPodTouch with Banshee, Rhythmbox, etc. But here's my question: can you sync an iPod with both a Mac and an ...
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Script to download music and transfer to Ipod?

I need help making a script that would do this This is what I would do manually in terminal (I will be using the .getmusic script from 360 percents to download myspace music): cd /home/eric/Music ...
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1answer
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How do I mount an iPod Touch with Banshee?

I'm using the Banshee media player with my iPod Nano 5G and it works fine, but for some reason it won't recognise the Touch 2G at all this error message comes up: DBus error ...
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I can't use my iPod touch (32GB)

I have connected my ipod touch 32gb in my ubuntu 10.10 os.It's connected on os and shows in desktop. but it's not showing as a device in Rhythmbox music player. and also I can't open directly like ...
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How can I sync with an iPod Nano 6G?

I'm having no luck at all with this iPod Nano. I've tried the following software: Banshee - The iPod shows up and files seem to be copied, but they don't show up on the iPod. Rhythmbox - Same as ...
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How can share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint?

How can I set up Ubuntu to share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint ? Airprint is a system set-up by Apple on iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
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How to mount my iPod Touch 4G?

When I plug in my 32GB iPod Touch 4G, it mounts a 1GB drive. Rhythmbox does not react, neither does Banshee. Any ideas how to copy my music? The output of df with ipod plugged is: Filesystem ...
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Ipod Nano 6th Generation Support [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to sync with iPod Nano 6G? Is it possible for ubuntu 10.10 (or any of its applications) to support ipod nano, 6th generation?
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How to sync iPod ratings and play counts to Banshee?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10, and my iPod is a Touch 2G.
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Ipod crashes after transfering music from Rhythmbox

I have been using Rhythmbox for a long time to transfer music to my 3.1 Ipod Touch 3rd Gen, however after recently transferring an album my music app refuses to load. Sometimes it instantly crashes, ...
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what software that can convert all the video formats to iPod nano mp4 format?

what software that can convert all the video formats to iPod nano mp4 format?
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How to sync an already converted video to ipod touch 4.1

How to synchronize an already converted video for the ipod touch to an ipod touch that hasn't been jailbroken? I have an unjailbroken ipod and i want to put videos to it. I have no problem adding ...
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Error when plugging iPod Touch into MacBook

Whenever I plug my iPod Touch (2nd gen) into my MacBook running Ubuntu 10.10 I get the following error: DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Message did not receive a reply (timeout by ...
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No application to launch when plugging in ipod

I am running Banshee 1.8.0 on a more-or-less vanilla Meerkat installation. I was most pleased when I plugged in an old iPod Nano and it Just Worked. However, when plugging in the iPod, Nautilus/Gnome ...
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Automatically adding CD box art so that I can put it on my iPod

I know it's possible to automatically find CD covers for albums, because rhythmbox is doing it on the fly. (When I listen to stuff, it finds the CD cover online...) What I want is to get this ...
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iPod Touch firmware downgrade

Is it possible to downgrade my iPod touch firmware (from 4.2 to 4.0) from Ubuntu?
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Is there a way to restore/format an iPod under Linux?

I have an iPod Classic, and it's full of duplicates and it's a complete mess and would like to start anew, and I was curious if there was a way to restore an iPod like you could under Windows/Mac?
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Second gen ipod shuffle not working with rhythmbox

I'm trying to get a second gen ipod shuffle to work with Ubuntu 10.10. As far as i understand Rhythymbox should support this. When I plug the ipod in it shows up under the devices section of the menu, ...
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Banshee syncs to ipod but then there are no songs/playlists on the ipod [closed]

My current setup: Ubuntu 10.04 Banshee 1.6 (I followed the instructions to set up the PPA and get the latest version) IPod 5th gen video (MA147LL) with firmware 1.3 Here is the issue: I ...
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Automatically copy podcasts onto ipod [closed]

I'd like to be able to plug my 5th gen iPod nano into my Ubuntu 10.04 box and have it sync podcasts. I'd like newly downloaded podcasts to be copied onto the iPod, and played podcasts to be removed ...
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Software to sync an iPod that auto converts audio and video to correct format?

Does any software exists that actually convert audio to be fonctionnal on my iPod (ex : .ogg to .mp3) and convert videos to a format working on an iPod?
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iPod is not visible to Banshee 1.5.0

I have a brand new ipod nano, and if I plug it in to my media center running Ubuntu 9.10, it gets mounted and I can see it in Nautilus. Banshee, however, does not list it anywhere. Under ...
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Firmware update for iPod Touch (iPhone)?

I need to update firmware of my iPodTouch (iPhone) in Ubuntu and as I have jailbroken iPod Touch I need iTunes to install apps, but unfortunately haven't found any ways to do that in Ubuntu yet. I ...