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Is there an iPod backup solution besides using iTunes?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

SharePod is a good alternative.

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For iPod and iPhone. Good software.


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You can always take a look on if you would like to lookup more alternatives. I have heard good things about CopyTrans and Touch Copy.

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+1 - i really like alternativeto – Gabriel Solomon Apr 15 '10 at 9:01

You can use libimobiledevice to backup your device. You cannot restore it, however. The software is not that advanced.

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well if you want a low level way of doing it - enable hidden files, find and copy the contents of the iPod_Control folder, find the renamed MP3s, and fix the tags with your favourite bulk retagger, and the metadata

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