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This beginner's guide in the usual "Dummies" format shows how to set up, acquire, and manage media content; how to play with the iPod, hook it up to other components, and take it on the road; how to use advanced techniques; and how to troubleshoot common problems. Online bonus chapters (available at http://www.dummies.com/go/ipod4e/) cover MusicMatch Jukebox and online resources. Clear, with just enough background information; recommended for all libraries. (Library Journal, January 15, 2007)

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Includes coveragefor both Mac andWindows users

Fire up your iPod, fill it with cool stuff, and crank up the music

Once you discover all it can do, your iPod will never leave your side. This handy guide shows you how to manage photos and videos, subscribe to podcasts, organize your music, use your iPod as a hard drive, and manage your calendar. Plus, you'll get the scoop on making the most of iTunes.

Discover how to:

  • Set up iTunes and your iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV
  • Transfer and view photos and videos on your iPod
  • Synchronize your iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV with iTunes
  • Customize the encoder settings in iTunes
  • Connect your iPod to your home stereo and TV

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A waste of money Jan. 8 2008
By Inquiring Mind - Published on Amazon.com
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I was very disappointed by the deficiencies of this book. First, it focuses far more on iTunes shopping and related procedures than on basic use of the iPod itself. iTunes is hopelessly limited for anyone not into popular culture, so that half of the book is worthless to me. Second, the book is useless as a reference tool -- not a single question I've had has been answered, or if the answer is there, it's like looking for a needle in a haystack. Example: I wasted a lot of time trying to get an audiobook I own on CD to go into the Audiobook section of the iPod menu. I finally learned from a Genius at the local Apple store that only audiobooks purchased from iTunes will go into that section of the menu. Try finding that information in this book. Third, terms are used as they are understood by the technorati, but never defined for the rest of us. If I wanted a book that told me how to get my iPod to tap dance and butter my toast, I would not have bought one with a title which indicates it deals with basic information. That information isn't here.
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Dummies to the rescue March 25 2008
By Silver Fox - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I was ready to get rid of my iPod. I was totally frustrated with trying to use it and iTunes was driving me nuts. Finally, I bought this book and all came clear. This should be the manual included with every iPod purchase. The book is well thought out and laid out well. One will easily be able to use this as a reference in the future if need be. If you are about ready to tear your hair out, just want to perhaps learn a few more advanced techniques or you just want a good solid manual for your investment, this is the book for you. What more can I say?
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Dummies books are great April 8 2008
By S. Hart - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
The instructions that came with the iPod are obviously for experienced users. I bought my iPod for the space and had never used any kind of mp3 player before. The dummies book was a great help and has taught me little tricks in addition to everyday use.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
fabulous Jan. 20 2008
By M. Ahern - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
As a true IPOD "dummy", never having ever touched an IPOD before I bought my nano, I found this book helpful. It is for those looking for basic and intermediate levels of usage on their IPODs. It doesn't help those who want more advanced direction, but there are other books for that. Overall, it is worth the price.
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Ev July 8 2009
By Evelyn Evans - Published on Amazon.com
I bought this book and another one, Absolute Beginners Guide To iPod and iTunes. The latter one was the most helpful to me for getting my iPod up and running. I'm still holding on to this one, though, because it might be helpful for when I become more confident and want to expand my horizons with all my music that I already have available. If you already have an iPod, this book will be really helpful.


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