Have you received a iPods as a gift, would you like to sync your iTunes music library to it but don’t know how? Don’t worry, it’s a procedure so simple that it will take you no more than five minutes to learn and put it into practice.
Do you accept the bet? Well then read on how to sync ipod with itunes through the instructions I am about to provide you and immediately try to transfer your favorite songs to the Apple media player. It’s a real breeze!
If you want to learn how to sync ipod with itunes, the first step you need to take is to connect the device to the computer using the supplied cable and start iTunes (if it doesn’t start automatically). Then select the name of your iPod (eg. iPod by Salvatore Aranzulla) from the menu Devices located at the top right and go to the tab Music.
How to sync iPod with iTunes
Now, put the check next to the entry Sync music which is located at the top of the screen that opens and choose whether to sync the complete iTunes library to your iPod, placing a check mark next to the item Entire music libraryor whether to choose individual albums/playlists/artists to copy to the player, placing the check mark next to the item Selected playlists, artists, albums and genres and selecting the items to sync from the list below.
Finally click on the button Apply and the process of copying songs from computer to iPod will begin. From now on, every time you connect the iPod to the PC, iTunes will synchronize the selected items between the PC and the device (e.g. if you download a new song and insert it in one of the playlists you have chosen to synchronize, the song will automatically transfer to iPod).
By default, when you try to sync iPod with iTunes, video clips and voice memos saved on the computer are also copied to the device. If you want to disable this feature, go back to the tab Music from iTunesuncheck the items Include video clips And Include voice memos and click the button Apply to save the changes.
You can also have iTunes copy as many songs as possible onto the iPod until the player’s storage capacity is exceeded (leaving any albums and/or playlists halfway). Just put the check mark next to the entry Automatically fill the free space with songsclick on the button Apply And that’s it.