Apple MB565LL manual table of contents:
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iPod classic User Guide
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...Connecting and Disconnecting iPod classic About the iPod classic Battery Music Features About iTunes Importing ... to Audiobooks Listening to FM Radio Video Features Purchasing or Renting Videos and Downloading ...classic Viewing and Listening to Videos Photo Features Importing Photos Viewing Photos Extra...
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... Reading Notes Recording Voice Memos Learning About iPod classic Accessories Tips and Troubleshooting General Suggestions Updating and ...Software Safety and Cleaning Important Safety Information Important Handling Information Learning More, Service, and Support
Chapter 8 Index
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...your computer and then add them to iPod classic.
iPod classic is a music player and much ...optional cable Â View photos as a slideshow with music on iPod classic, or on a TV using an optional cable Â Listen to ...to-do list information from your computer Â Play games, store text notes, set an alarm, ...
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iPod classic at a Glance
Get to know the controls on iPod classic:
Hold switch Headphones port
Using iPod classic Controls
The controls on ... find and use. Press any button to turn on iPod classic. The main menu appears.
Use the ...
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... if you press them accidentally) Reset iPod classic (if it isn't responding) Choose a ... Center buttons at the same time for about 6 seconds, until the Apple logo appears. Scroll to the item and press ... and press the Center or Play/Pause (') button. iPod classic has to be ejected from your computer to ...
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..., or look on the back of iPod classic.
Find the iPod classic serial number
Browsing Music ...list beginning with that letter. Items beginning with a symbol or number appear before the letter "A." 3 Lift your.... Note: Not all languages are supported. To search iPod classic: 1 From the Music menu, choose...
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...and pressing the Center button to enter each character. iPod classic starts searching as soon as you enter ...items containing the letter "b." If you enter "ab," iPod classic displays all items containing that ...Click Wheel sound on again, set Clicker to On.
Disabling iPod classic Controls
If you don't ...
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...the Hold switch to HOLD (so you can see the orange bar).
Using iPod classic Menus
When you turn on iPod classic, you see... or go to other menus. Icons along the top of the screen show iPod classic status.
Play status Lock icon Menu title Battery status
Display item Menu title Lock icon
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... time for the backlight illumination may affect your battery performance. To set the length of time your ... setting may affect your battery performance.
Setting the Language
iPod classic can be set to use different languages. To set the language for iPod classic: m Choose Settings > Language, and ...
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..., and the serial number, model, and software version. To get information about iPod classic: m Choose Settings >..., photos, and files, and to charge the battery. Disconnect iPod classic when you're done.
Connecting ... You can sync songs while your battery is charging.
Chapter 1 iPod classic Basics
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...with songs and other audio files on the computer iPod classic is connected to. For more information about adding music ...the main menu or a large battery icon, you can disconnect iPod classic.
If you set... classic to manage songs manually (see "Managing iPod classic Manually" on page 25) or enable iPod...
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...iPod classic: m Click the Eject (C) button next to iPod classic in the list of devices in the iTunes source list.
You can safely disconnect iPod classic while either of these messages is displayed.
If...a Windows PC, you can also eject iPod classic in My Computer or by clicking the Safely Remove...
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...the iPod classic battery in two ways: Â Connect iPod classic to your computer. Â Use the Apple USB Power Adapter, available separately. To charge the battery using your computer: m... sleep mode (some Mac models can charge iPod classic while in sleep mode). If the battery icon on the ...
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...to charge iPod classic when you're away from your computer, you can purchase the Apple USB ...power adapter (they might already be connected). 2 Connect the iPod Dock Connector to USB 2.0 cable to the power adapter,... your Power Adapter may look different.) iPod Dock Connector to USB 2.0 Cable
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... can disconnect and use iPod classic before it's fully charged. Note: Rechargeable batteries have a limited number of charge cycles and might eventually need to ... vary by use and settings. For more information, go to www.apple.com/batteries.
Chapter 1 iPod classic Basics
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... with iPod classic. When you connect iPod classic to your computer, iTunes opens automatically. This guide explains how to use iTunes to download songs and other audio...; and much more. For information about using these iTunes features, open iTunes and choose Help > iTunes Help...
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... Music into Your iTunes Library
To listen to music on iPod classic, you first need to get that music... online using the iTunes Store, you set up an Apple account in iTunes, find the songs you want, ...> Create Account and follow the onscreen instructions to set up an Apple account or enter your existing ...
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... a genre, look at new releases, click one of the featured songs, look at Top Songs and more, ... and charged to the credit card listed on your Apple or AOL account. To download or subscribe to a podcast: 1 ... podcast episode, click the Get Episode button next to the episode.
Chapter 2 Music Features
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... the Internet. For more information, see "Adding Podcasts to iPod classic" on page 26 and "Watching and ... and select the folder or disk). If iTunes supports the song file format, the songs are automatically added ... Audio CDs Into iTunes
Follow these instructions to get music from your CDs into iTunes....
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...enter CD song names and other information manually: 1 Select the first song on the CD and choose ...iTunes so that you can view the song lyrics on iPod classic while the song is playing. To enter lyrics... finish. For more information, see "Viewing Lyrics on iPod classic" on page 30.
Adding Album Artwork...
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...to your computer, see "Making On-The-Go Playlists on iPod classic" on page 29.
Using Genius in ...If you don't have an account, follow the onscreen instructions to set one up. 2 Read the Terms and ...Agree if you accept them. 3 Follow the onscreen instructions to upload and update your library. Depending...
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... selected song. You can choose the maximum number of songs in the playlist from the pop-up menu. ... all songs and playlists: When you connect iPod classic, it's automatically updated to match the songs and...songs in playlists you select in iTunes. Â Manually add music to iPod classic: When you connect ...
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..., you can still add songs to iPod classic manually without erasing any of the songs already on iPod classic. While music is being synced from your computer ...source list. When the update is done, a message in iTunes says "iPod update is complete."
Syncing Music From Selected Playlists...
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Setting iTunes to let you manage iPod classic manually gives you the most flexibility for ...and click the Summary tab. 2 In the Options section, select "Manually manage music and video." 3 Click Apply..... If you set iTunes to manage music manually, you can reset it later to sync automatically....
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... selected podcasts, or you can add podcasts to iPod classic manually. To set iTunes to update the podcasts on ...Podcasts pane, select "Sync ...episodes" and choose the number of episodes you want in the pop-up menu.... list and click the Summary tab. 2 Select "Manually manage music and videos" and click ...
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... Album art Song information, rating, and sequence number
Now Playing screen item ... information Rating Song number Song time progress bar
Function Appears if iPod classic is set...Displays stars if you rate the song. Shows the number of the song that's playing within the current sequence of ...
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... You see the other songs by that artist that are on your iPod classic. You can select another song... see the other songs from the current album that are on your iPod classic. You can select another song... Shuffle to either Songs or Albums. When you set iPod classic to shuffle songs by choosing Settings ...
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..., choose Reset Menu.
Using Genius on iPod classic
When iPod classic isn't connected to your computer,...selected song, and there must be enough songs on iPod classic similar to the selected song. To create a ... then choose a playlist.
Making On-The-Go Playlists on iPod classic
You can make playlists on...
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...then click Clear. To save the On-The-Go playlists on iPod classic: m Choose Music > Playlists > On-The-Go ...copy the On-The-Go playlists to your computer: m If iPod classic is set to update songs automatically ... is automatically copied to iTunes when you connect iPod classic. You see the new On-The-Go ...
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... as the song plays.
Viewing Album Artwork on iPod classic
By default, iTunes is set to let ... from being changed. To set the maximum volume limit for iPod classic: 1 Choose Settings > Volume Limit... a combination: Â Use the Click Wheel to select a number for the first position. Press the Center button...
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... the iPod Radio Remote, accessories that connect through the iPod Dock Connector don't support volume limits. If you set a combination, you must enter it before.... Note: If you forget the combination, you can restore iPod classic. See "Updating and Restoring iPod Software" on ...
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... can use equalizer presets to change the sound on iPod classic to suit a particular music genre or ... equalizer to Rock. To use the equalizer to change the sound on iPod classic: m Choose Settings > EQ and ... an equalizer preset to a song in iTunes and the iPod classic equalizer is set to Off, the song ...
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... to radio using the optional iPod Radio Remote accessory for iPod classic. iPod Radio Remote attaches to ... the Dock connector cable. When you're using iPod Radio Remote, you see a Radio menu item on... iPod classic main menu. For more information, see the iPod Radio Remote documentation.
Chapter 2 ...
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...Store, and then add them to your iPod classic. You can watch videos ... countries only), you set up an Apple account in iTunes, find the videos you... them. If you already have an Apple account, or if you have an America... Account and follow the onscreen instructions to set up an Apple account or enter your...
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...classic, if necessary, and then add it to iPod classic. iTunes supports all the video formats that QuickTime supports. For more information, choose Help > QuickTime Player Help from...to add a video to iPod classic (see "Syncing Videos Automatically" on page 37 for instructions), and a ...
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For more information about converting video for iPod classic, go to www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n302758.
Adding Videos ... can manage movies and TV shows manually. Using this option, you can add videos... date.
Syncing Videos Automatically
By default, iPod classic is set to sync all videos when you connect...
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..., you can still add videos to iPod classic manually without deleting any of the videos already ... Unwatched movies: Select "...unwatched movies" and choose the number you want from the pop-up menu. ...Shows tab. 2 Select "Sync ...episodes" and choose the number of episodes you want from the popup menu. 3...
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... iTunes to let you manage iPod classic manually gives you the most flexibility ... classic the same way you add other podcasts (see page 26). If... after you've been manually managing iPod classic, you lose any... (available separately at www.apple.com/ipodstore), you can watch videos from iPod classic on TV...
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... iPod classic
If you have an AV cable from Apple, you can watch videos on a TV connected to.... You can purchase the cables at www.apple.com/ipodstore. To set iPod classic to display videos on a TV: m ...m Choose Videos > Settings, and then follow the instructions below.
To set Video to display on PAL or ...
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... On. Set Subtitles to On.
To use the Apple Component AV Cable to connect iPod classic to your TV: 1 Plug ... on your TV. You can also use the Apple Composite AV cable. If you do, ... TV and set it to display from the input ports connected to iPod classic. See the documentation that came with your TV for ...
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... digital photos to your computer and add them to iPod classic. You can view your photos on iPod classic or as a slideshow on your TV. Read this chapter to learn about importing and viewing photos.... to your computer, and then add them to iPod classic for viewing. You can connect iPod classic...
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... available for purchase as part of the iLife suite of applications at www.apple.com/ilife. iPhoto might already be installed on.... To sync photos from a Mac or Windows PC to iPod classic using a photo application: 1 In iTunes, ... Album and Photoshop Elements don't support collections. You can still use ...
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... want images to appear in separate photo albums on iPod classic, create folders inside the main ... folder. 5 Click Apply. When you add photos to iPod classic, iTunes optimizes the photos for viewing. ... isn't necessary for viewing the images at full quality on iPod classic. To add full-resolution image ...
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...view photos on iPod classic manually or as a slideshow. If you have an optional AV cable from Apple (for example, Apple Component AV Cable), you can connect iPod classic to a TV and ...iPod classic
To view photos on iPod classic: 1 On iPod classic, choose Photos > All Photos. Or choose Photos...
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... if you choose, on iPod classic. If you have an optional AV cable from Apple, you can view the slideshow on a TV. To set... Choose Photos > Settings, and then follow these instructions:
To set How long each slide is shown The ... or Off. Set TV Out to Ask or On. If you set TV Out to Ask, iPod classic ...
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... Component or Composite AV cable to iPod classic. Note: Use the Apple Component AV Cable, ...won't work. You can purchase the cables at www.apple.com/ipodstore. 2 Connect the video and audio ...and set it to display from the input ports connected to iPod classic. See the documentation that came with your ...
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Read this chapter to find out more about the extra features of iPod classic, including how to use it as an external disk, alarm, or sleep ... on a Windows PC. Note: Clicking Summary and selecting "Manually manage music and videos" in the Options section also enables iPod classic to be used as ...
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...prevent iTunes from opening automatically when you connect iPod classic to your computer: 1 In iTunes, select ...tab. 2 In the Options section, deselect "Open iTunes when this iPod is connected." 3 Click Apply.
Using Extra ...classic. You can use iPod classic as a stopwatch or to play games, and you can ...
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... you choose a playlist, you'll need to connect iPod classic to speakers or headphones to hear the alarm. Choose ....
Setting the Sleep Timer
You can set iPod classic to turn off automatically after playing or ... Sleep Timer and choose how long you want iPod classic to play.
Using the Stopwatch
You can ...
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... of saved sessions appear. 2 Choose a log to view session information. iPod classic stores stopwatch sessions with dates, times, and lap ...iTunes, you can add them to iPod classic by syncing them automatically or by managing them manually. To buy a game: 1 In iTunes, select iTunes Store in the source ...
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...classic: 1 In iTunes, select iPod classic in the source list and click the Games tab. 2 Select ...enter a combination: Â Use the Click Wheel to select a number for the first position. Press the Center button .... Â Use the same method to set the remaining numbers of the combination. You can use the Next...
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... button to enter the combination on iPod classic. Use the Click Wheel to select the numbers and press the ...iPod classic software. See "Updating and Restoring iPod Software" on page 63.
Syncing Contacts, ... iTunes to sync the contact and calendar information on iPod classic with Address Book and iCal. ...
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... sync. When you click Apply, iTunes updates iPod classic with the calendar information you specified. ... Book or Microsoft Outlook for Windows: 1 Connect iPod classic to your computer. 2 In iTunes, select ... and calendar information to iPod classic manually. iPod classic must be enabled as an external ...
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... add appointments and other calendar events manually: 1 Export calendar events from any calendar application ... classic. Note: To add to-do lists to iPod classic manually, save them in a calendar file with a .ics or .vcs extension. To view contacts on iPod classic: m Choose Extras > Contacts. To sort ...
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You can record voice memos using the optional Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic or an optional iPod classic-compatible microphone (available for purchase at www.apple.com/ipodstore). You can ... Memos > Start Recording. 3 Speak while wearing the Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic, or hold the ...
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... Â Apple Component AV Cable Â Apple Composite AV Cable Â Apple USB Power Adapter Â Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic Â Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote and Mic Â World Travel Adapter Kit Â Leather Case for iPod classic Â iPod Socks Â iPod Earphones Â Third-party accessories-such as...
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Tips and Troubleshooting
Most problems with iPod classic can be solved quickly by following the...page 63.
Most problems with iPod classic can be solved by resetting it. First,...might need to be recharged. Connect iPod classic to your computer or to an Apple USB Power Adapter ...
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...doesn't have a USB 2.0 port, in some cases you can purchase and install a USB 2.0 card. For more information, go to www.apple.com/ipod. Â iPod classic might need to be reset (see page 58).
Chapter 6 Tips and Troubleshooting
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...previous suggestions solves your problems, you might need to restore iPod classic software. See "Updating... classic. Â If restoring iPod classic doesn't solve the problem, iPod classic may need to .... You can arrange for service at the iPod Service & Support website: www.apple.com/support/ipod If songs...
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...'t support. The following audio file formats are supported by iPod classic. These include formats for audiobooks and ... (M4A, M4B, M4P, up to 320 Kbps) Â Apple Lossless (a high-quality compressed format) Â ..., formats 2, 3, and 4) Â AIFF A song encoded using Apple Lossless format has full CD-quality ...
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...type cables made specifically for iPod classic, such as the Apple Component or Apple Composite AV ... to double-check the system requirements To use iPod classic, you must have: Â One... or Professional) with Service Pack 3 or later Â iTunes 8.0 or later (iTunes can be downloaded from www.apple.com/ipod...
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... an Internet connection and have installed the latest version of iTunes from www.apple.com/ipod/start. 2 Connect iPod classic to your computer. 3 In iTunes, select ... section tells you whether iPod classic is up to date or needs a newer version of the software.
Chapter 6 Tips and Troubleshooting
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4 Click Update to install the latest version of the software. 5 If necessary, click Restore to restore iPod classic to its original settings (this erases all data from iPod classic). Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the restore process.
Chapter 6 Tips and Troubleshooting
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...and handling information for Apple iPods.
Read all safety information below and operating instructions before using iPod to avoid injury.
Keep the iPod Safety Guide and ....apple.com/support/ipod. The rechargeable battery in iPod should be replaced only by an Apple Authorized Service Provider...
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... become damaged. Â You suspect the adapter needs service or repair. Â You want to clean the adapter. ... you should consult a physician before playing games (if available) or watching video on your iPod...perform repetitive activities such as playing games on iPod classic, you may experience occasional ...
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... these handling instructions could result in damage to iPod or other property. Carrying iPod iPod contains...and 45º C (-4º to 113º F). Don't leave iPod in your car, because temperatures in parked ...range. When you're using iPod or charging the battery, it is normal for iPod to get warm. The exterior ...
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Learning More, Service, and Support
You can find more information about using iPod classic in onscreen help and on the web.
.... Open iCal and choose Help > iCal Help. Go to: www.apple.com/ipod To register iPod classic, install iTunes on your computer and connect iPod ...
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... that may cause undesired operation. See instructions if interference to radio or TV reception is..., consult an Apple Authorized Service Provider or Apple. See the service and support information that...: Changes or modifications to this product not authorized by Apple Inc. could void the EMC compliance ...
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European Union-Disposal Information:
This symbol means that according to local laws and regulations your product should be disposed of separately from household waste. When this product reaches its end of life, take it to a collection point designated ...
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Apple and the Environment
Unione Europea-informazioni per l'eliminazione Questo simbolo significa che, in base alle leggi e alle norme locali, il prodotto dovrebbe essere eliminato separatamente dai rifiuti casalinghi. Quando il prodotto diventa inutilizzabile, portarlo nel punto di raccolta ...
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... music disconnecting iPod 12 from more than one computer 23, 37 manually 25 ...34 AV cables 40, 41, 47
battery charge states when disconnected 16 charging ...Wait message 15, 60 charging the battery about 14 using the iPod USB Power Adapter 15 using your computer 14 when battery very low 15, 60 cleaning ...
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... camera 42 problems connecting iPod 59 requirements 62 connecting iPod about 11 charging the battery 14 to ... your iPod serial number 7 fit video to screen 40 full-resolution images 44
games 51 Genius ... 12 ejecting first 12 instructions 13 troubleshooting 59 disk, using iPod as 48 displaying time in...
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... songs 20 lightning bolt on battery icon 14 locating your iPod serial number 7 locking iPod ... iTunes Store 19 previous menu, returning to 6 problems. See troubleshooting purchasing songs, albums, audiobooks 19 ..., 29 main menu, returning to 6 managing iPod manually 25 manually adding 25 maximum volume ...
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...and audio ports 41, 47 rechargeable batteries 16 recording voice memos 56 ...menu items 10, 28 repairing iPod 65 replacing battery 16 replaying a song ...68 service and support 68 sets of songs. See playlists setting combination for iPod... 6, 28 sleep mode and charging the battery 14 sleep timer, setting 50...
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... to-do lists, syncing 53 transitions for slides 46 troubleshooting connecting iPod to computer 59 cross-platform use 63 disconnecting ... 39 See also videos
warranty service 68 widescreen TV 40 Windows importing photos 43 supported operating systems 62 troubleshooting 63 WMA files, converting 61