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A podcast is a series of digital media files (audio and/or video) that usually have a specific theme or type of topic and are subscribed to or downloaded from the internet.

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Deleted podcasts in error [closed]

I've deleted ALL my unplayed Podcasts in error. I immediately went to the Recycle bin and restored them but I can't find them. Please could you assist?
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How to add an RSS feed to ITunes for Windows

I have a URL to a podcast RSS feed. The RSS feed is being served from the public folder of my dropbox account. It's a feed that I maintain myself. This is not a podcast in the iTunes store. I'm ...
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iTunes not deleting older podcasts

The default configuration for podcasts in the past appears to have been for iTunes to "keep 10 copies". It could be changed, but otherwise would remove podcasts from the the database after the 11th ...
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Resume playlist playback

I'm trying to make my machine wake me up in the morning by resuming playback of my playlist of podcasts. What I've tried: Getting a mediaplayer that resumes playlist playback when you start it: ...
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How to get summary or description of podcast in itunes Search API

I need to search podcasts by term and its result should contain summary of podcast. So, i tried with the following url ...
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How to automatically create torrents for podcasts

I have a podcast I follow, called TWiT (This Week in Tech), and would like an easy way to download episodes, preferably quickly. To do this, I would like to use BitTorrent. How could I create a ...
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Why episodes of my podcast are not visible on iTunes?

I had created my podcasts's feed with Podcastgen and I've added the feed to iTunes. The episodes are not visible in iTunes: the episodes are also not visible on iTunes webpage: However, after ...
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What software can I use to manager my video lessons? [closed]

I have a lot of different MIT lectures downloaded from youtube. I have also an account on lynda.com. I would like to find a software to manage all the data, like a podcast software. Maybe there is ...
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How do I download podcasts and put them on in WMP format, so I can transfer them to my non-ipod mp3 player?

I have a Sansa Disk MP3 Player. Is there a way to get the files from iTunes onto Windows Media Player?
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How do I download iTunes podcasts to my iPod?

I'm going on holiday tomorrow and I won't have Internet, so I downloaded 40 podcasts from iTunes. I've plugged in my iPod and booted up iTunes, but it won't sync them. It's synched my newest music, ...
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How to fix Itunes having changed podcast name to “Podcast Error”

I am using Itunes 11.0.2.26 on a Dell Latitude D531 laptop running Windows XP Home. In the middle of a session using Itunes a few days ago I noticed that in my Itunes library the NPR Fresh Air ...
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Downloading older podcasts in iTunes [closed]

I subscribe to a number of BBC podcasts. iTunes only lists the 10 most recent, but I want to go back further. How can I see older podcasts? Is this possible in iTunes?
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How can I prevent dead podcast links on our server being crawled by iTunes

Our work server was previously used to host a popular podcast link. The podcast is removed from iTunes but users are still trying to access the podcast link on our server. The user-agent strings in ...
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GPodder cannot download podcasts for some feeds

I try to use GPodder to download podcasts. For some feeds I cannot downloads any podcasts with error messages like: The text in gpodder log-file for this error is: 2013-01-23 18:54:41,322 ...
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Subscribing to a podcast in iTunes 11 from the URL

In previous versions of iTunes, you could go to Advanced » Subscribe to Podcast and then enter the URL. I used this all the time. In iTunes 11 I can't find anything comparable.
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Tool to bulk speed up/convert an audio file

I want to listen to certain podcasts on my phone but I have two common problems: The audio is in some weird format (some don't play on my phone). The audio is slow. I want to use something like ...
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How do I get a backlog of podcasts into a cloud-based stream for my iPhone?

I have a large ~30Gb backlog of podcast episodes that I am slowly working my way through. Currently these are stored in iTunes and I occasionally sync an old iPod Classic to get new episodes and ...
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Windows 8 Xbox Music Support Podcasts?

Does anyone know if the new Xbox Music app on Windows 8 (that is supposed to replace the Zune software) support podcast subscriptions and downloads?
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Why is iTunes using so much data?

I've been told by my ISP I'm using too much bandwidth so after using Activity Monitor to see that I'm using ~2GB a day I've used the nettop command line utility to work out where. Turns out it's ...
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Duplicate iTunes podcast folder – which one is correct?

Recently a extra podcast "tab" (for lack of a better word) appeared in iTunes after I subscribed to a couple of podcasts via RSS. Only the new podcasts show in that new tab (I'll call it Tab 2). All ...
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Simple Atom application that downloads everything

I'm looking for a simple desktop application that downloads everything linked in an Atom feed. This isn't for reading blogs or listening to podcasts - simply using the feed as a notification service ...
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Moving Podcasts to different folders

I downloaded some video podcast language lessons, all of which played on iTunes (9.2.x). But three of them were not copied to my iPod (5th gen) because they "couldn't be played on this iPod". I ...
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Listen to a ITunes podcast without using ITunes? [duplicate]

How do I listen to / download the files from a (free) ITunes podcast? The following question How to download a podcast without iTunes? suggests that I open the RSS feed to get the audio links. The ...
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Absolute easiest, dead-simple way to setup podcast from a bunch of mp3 files?

I have some friends who work at a non-profit institute which hosts a lot of guest speakers. They typically record those programs and then make them available on their website. The problem is that ...
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Small app to automatically download podcasts

Is there a small utility/app that will download podcasts automatically for me? I don't want to run iTunes all the time, since it takes up a lot of memory and I have an old laptop. I just tried Juice ...
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How can I record a podcast?

There are a couple of podcasts I have heard that I would like to record. How can I do this? I have Audacity, will this help? I am using Windows XP The solution I found uses the Stereo Mix option: ...
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Running podcasts on Ubuntu without iTunes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Linux Podcast Playback with Resume Capability Hi I am trying to view the podcasts on http://itunes.apple.com/itunes-u/programming-massively-parallel/id384233322#ls=1 Is ...
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Will a sound card help the quality of audio recordings?

Some people also seem to use external devices too for podcasting and the like. What are they for? Just some kind of equalizer?
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Zune software and Podcast management

Is there anyone out there that has played enough with Zune software to know how it manages podcasts? In particular, how do get the Zune software to delete podcasts that have been listened to? What ...
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Sync iPod with iTunes

I recently bought a new computer. I installed iTunes on it and subscribed to all my favourite podcasts. When I plug in my iPod, iTunes tells me that an iPod can only be synced with a single iTunes ...
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Podcast aggregator downloading old podcasts

I'm using Juice as a podcast aggregator, every now and again (quite rarely) it suddenly goes crazy and starts downloading old podcasts which I've already heard. I don't think this is a problem with ...
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podcast syncing and playing from multiple computers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Synchronize Podcasts across multiple computers with iTunes (on Windows) I listen to a lot of podcasts and I would like to be able to build a single playlist and access ...
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2 Macs and a Dell, not seeing the internet the same

My house has a 2006 Macbook Pro with Snow Leopard, a 2005 Macbook with Leopard and a 2010 Dell laptop with Windows 7. My wife uses the Macs as her computers, she loves listening to This American Life ...
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Linux Podcast Playback with Resume Capability

I'm asking a question similar to but distinct from this one Is there a Linux player that can resume playback of a podcast episode where it was last left off? This is the default behavior of iTunes ...
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How do I subscribe to the Stack Exchange podcast using the Zune software?

The Stack Exchange podcast is hosted by SoundCloud. The title says the rest.
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Is there any podcast player that supports bookmarks?

Is there any podcast player that supports bookmarks? By bookmark I mean during the podcast playback you can create bookmarks that you can go to later. It would be great if you also could make notes ...
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How can I get iTunes to check for new podcast episodes more often?

I would like for iTunes to check for new podcast episodes more often than it does, without having to click “Refresh” manually. Is this possible?
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Create RSS feed (a Podcast) from a folder in IIS 7.5

I have Windows 7 with IIS7.5 installed, PHP working, and IIS Media Services. I would like to set up a watched folder, where I will be putting mp3s recorded daily from another utility, so that when it ...
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can't listen to tips on bill Jelen podcast disc

Am using Windows 7-64 bit--have the bill Jelen disc with his podcasts on it. Can open the disc, select the podcast I want to listen to -it shows up on my screen but there seems to be no place to ...
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Transcribe audio file to text? i.e. speech-to-text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Speech recognition - MP3 to text software Is there a piece of software that allows me to point it to e.g. an mp3 file of a podcast which it analyzes and creates a text ...
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Podcatcher/Podplayer that syncs position across machines and devices?

I have multiple computers that I am on in a given day. Macbook in the morning, Macbook Pro at work, iPhone when out and about and an iMac in the evening. I listen to a range of podcasts through the ...
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itunes not showing latest episodes in podcast

iTunes is stuck showing old episodes that are no longer in this feed (2010-12-16 to 2010-12-22). It does not show the latest episodes for me http://www.catholic.com/audio/podcast/podcaster.php The ...
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How to delete a podcast from an iPod and not have it reappear after syncing with iTunes?

Say I have subscribe to a single podcast and I have Episode 1 and Episode 2 on my iPod. Each episode is 30 minutes long. I listen to the entirety of Episode 1 and just the first 15 minutes of ...
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How to use “Automatically Add to iTunes” for podcasts

I am trying to get old episodes of podcasts accessible through iTunes and on my iPod. However, when I add these episodes to the "Automatically Add to iTunes" folder, they get automatically added, but ...
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are you supposed to be able to “ping” specific pages of websites, or just the domain name?

(sorry, i think my jargon is a bit off there, not sure) I'm trying to work out what's going on with my podcasts not downloading properly, to see whether it was my pod-catching software or the ...
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Where did the “Get” button go for downloading podcast episodes in iTunes?

I opened up iTunes and the "Get" button is gone for downloading podcast episodes. This is strange because I haven't changed any configuration settings. Economist Audio Edition: BBC Global News ...
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Get the RSS/XML feed for an iTunes U Podcast to use in another podcatcher

There are numerous ways to get the podcast feed for standard iTunes podcasts like this or this, however, neither of these methods work on the podcast feeds in iTunes U. I don't want to use iTunes, ...
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Stream podcasts to Xbox 360

I just rebuilt my Windows 7 64-bit machine and now my podcasts aren't visible to my Xbox 360's. I download podcasts with Zune. I added the c:\users\blah\podcasts folder to the "Videos" section of ...
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is there anyway to copy podcasts from my computer to my blackberry torch

I use itunes with my ipod so i have lots of podcasts on my pc. Is there anyway to copy these over to my blackberry torch. I see there is a podcast app for the torch but it wants me to enter the url ...
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iPod: podcasts not syncing

I have a 5G 80Gb iPod, iTunes 8.2.1.6 & Windows Vista. I have subscribed to video podcasts and these sync no problem to my iPod. I have then subscribed to audio podcasts but these are not ...