iPod Features Guide

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iPod Features Guide iPod Features Guide 2 2 Contents Chapter 1 4 iPod Basics 5 iPod at a Glance 5 Using iPod Controls 7 Disabling iPod Controls 8 Using iPod Menus 9 Connecting and Disconnecting iPod Chapter 2 14 Music Features 14 About iTunes 15 Importing Music Into Your Computer 19 Organizing Your Music 20 Downloading Music and Podcasts to iPod 25 Playing Music 30 Listening to Podcasts 31 Listening to Audiobooks 31 Listening to FM Radio Chapter 3 32 Video Features 32 Purchasing Videos and Downloading Video Podcasts 33 Converting Your Own Videos to Work With iPod 34 Downloading Videos to iPod 36 Viewing and Listening to Videos Chapter 4 38 Photo Features 38 Downloading Photos 43 Viewing Photos Chapter 5 45 Extra Features and Accessories 45 Using iPod as an External Disk 46 Using Extra Settings 50 Synchronizing Contacts, Calendars, and To-Do Lists 52 Storing and Reading Notes 52 Recording Voice Memos 53 Learning About iPod Accessories Contents 3 Chapter 6 55 Tips and Troubleshooting 55 General Suggestions 61 Updating and Restoring iPod Software Chapter 7 63 Safety and Cleaning 63 Setup Safety Instructions 63 General Safety, Cleaning, and Handling Guidelines Chapter 8 65 Learning More, Service, and Support Index 68 1 4 1 iPod Basics Congratulations on purchasing your iPod. Read this section to learn about the features of your iPod, how to use its controls, and more. To use iPod, you put music, videos, photos, and other files on your computer and then download them to iPod. iPod is a music player and much more. With iPod, you can:  Store songs, videos, and digital photos for listening and viewing on the go  Listen to podcasts, downloadable radio-style shows delivered over the Internet  View video on iPod or a TV, using the optional iPod AV Cable  View photos as a slideshow with music on iPod or a TV, using the optional iPod AV Cable  Listen to audiobooks purchased from the iTunes Music Store or audible.com  Store or back up files and other data, using iPod as an external disk  Synchronize contact, calendar, and to-do list information from your computer  Play games, store text notes, set an alarm, and more Chapter 1 iPod Basics 5 iPod at a Glance Familiarize yourself with all the controls on your iPod: Using iPod Controls The controls on your iPod are easy to use. Press any button to turn on your iPod. The main menu appears. Use the Click Wheel and Center button to navigate through onscreen menus, play songs, change settings, and view information. Move your thumb lightly around the Click Wheel to select a menu item. To choose the item, press the Center button. To go back to the previous menu, press Menu on the Click Wheel. Hold switch Menu button Previous/Rewindbutton Click Wheel Headphones port Dock connector port Center button Next/Fast-forwardbutton Serial number(on back) Play/Pause button 6 Chapter 1 iPod Basics The following table shows you what else you can do with iPod controls. To Do This Reset iPod (if your iPod isn t responding) Set the Hold switch to Hold and turn it off again. Press the Menu and Center buttons at the same time for about 6 seconds, until the Apple logo appears. Turn on iPod Press any button. Turn off iPod Press and hold Play/Pause (  ) . Turn on the backlight Press any button or use the Click Wheel. Disable the iPod buttons (so nothing happens if you press them accidentally) Set the Hold switch to Hold (an orange bar appears). Choose a menu item Scroll to the item and press the Center button. Go back to the previous menu Press Menu. Go directly to the main menu Press and hold Menu. Browse for a song Choose Music from the main menu. Browse for a video Choose Videos from the main menu. Play a song or video Select the song or video and press the Center or Play/Pause (  ) button. iPod has to be ejected from your computer to play songs and videos. Pause a song or video Press Play/Pause (  ) or unplug your headphones. Change the volume From the Now Playing screen, use the Click Wheel. Play all the songs in a list Select the list title (an album title or the title of a playlist, for example) and press Play/Pause (  ) . Play all songs in random order From the main menu, choose Shuffle Songs. Skip to any point in a song or video From the Now Playing screen, press the Center button to show the scrubber bar, and then scroll to any point in the song or video. Skip to the next song, video, or chapter in an audiobook or podcast Press Next/Fast-forward (  ). Start a song or video over Press Previous/Rewind ( ] ). Play the previous song, video, or chapter in an audiobook or podcast Press Previous/Rewind ( ] ) twice. Fast-forward or rewind a song Press and hold Next/Fast-forward (  ) or Previous/Rewind ( ] ). Add a song to the On-The-Go playlist Select a song, and then press and hold the Center button until the song title flashes. Chapter 1 iPod Basics 7 Turning Off the Click Wheel Sound When you scroll through menu items, you can hear a clicking sound to let you know the Click Wheel is working. If you like, you can turn the Click Wheel sound off. To turn off Click Wheel sound: m Choose Settings and set Clicker to Off. To turn the Click Wheel sound back on, set Clicker to On. Disabling iPod Controls If you don t want to turn iPod on or activate controls accidentally, you can make them inactive using the Hold switch. m Set the Hold switch to Hold. Slide the switch towardthe center (so you cansee the orange bar) todisable the controls. 8 Chapter 1 iPod Basics Using iPod Menus When you turn on iPod, you see the main menu. Choose menu items to perform functions and go to other menus. Status icons along the top of the screen show iPod settings. Adding or Removing Items From the Main Menu You might want to add often-used items to the iPod main menu. For example, you can add a  Songs item to the main menu, so you don t have to choose Music before you choose Songs. To add or remove items from the main menu: m Choose Settings > Main Menu. Display Item Function Lock icon The Lock icon appears when the Hold switch (on top of iPod) is set to hold. When the switch is set to hold, the iPod controls are disabled. Menu title Displays the title of the current menu. Play status The Play icon (  ) appears if a song is playing. The Pause icon ( 1 ) appears if a song is paused. Battery status T

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