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Driver not recognized with Windows Guest VirtualBox and Ipod Nano

I got the same problem( Error code: 10) with guest OS win7 and host ubuntu 14.04. The problem was usb2.0 was not enabled in virtualbox. And to enable that I needed to download virtualbox extension ...
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How can I make Windows not mount a drive when it is plugged in?

The proper solution is via diskpart's automount disable command C:\Windows\system32>diskpart Microsoft DiskPart version 6.3.9600 Copyright (C) 1999-2013 Microsoft Corporation. On computer: WIN81 ...
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Safe to charge USB devices while doing other power-consuming tasks?

The power available to USB is fairly tightly controlled so, no, it is unlikely to have any impact at all even if you have lots of things plugged in to different USB ports. Of course, unless it is one ...
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Is there an iTunes setting to show music not already on iPod?

I won’t comment on command line file comparisons as it’s a can of worms of its own. How do you add the music to the iPod? If you use playlists: You can create a smart playlist that selects tracks ...
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Using iPod as a Mobile Battery Charger

The USB Standard USB On-The-Go is the specification for devices needing an A-A or B-B type connection (i.e.: One that can supply current or draw current) Ipods do not support this spec unfortunately. ...
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Safe to charge USB devices while doing other power-consuming tasks?

Current USB will not draw more than 5 or 10 Watt power on any device, depending on the USB port and the device. Some tablets charge at 10 Watt if the USB port provides 10 Watt, which it usually does ...
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Safe to charge USB devices while doing other power-consuming tasks?

It will not damage your computer under normal circumstance. Even in a situation where your power supply was just barley covering what it needed to run your computer, plugging in your ipod at that ...
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How to extract playlists from an iPod with corrupted file system?

I just need to access my playlists. Assuming it is somehow there, is there anyway to locate the database from a PC, and read that database file? The playlists are stored in the iTunes Library file ...
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Disable gapless playback of mp3 audiobooks on iPod Shuffle

The "Gapless Playback" checkbox that used to be in iTunes was always, in fact, a misnomer. iTunes since v7 has had support for gapless playback; self-determined & not adjustable by the user. The ...
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How can I transfer a file to an iPod without an internet connection?

Assuming the iPod is running IOS you should be able to use the iPhone configurator from the app store. It's usually used for mass configuring iPads or iPhones, but will likely work with an iPod too. ...
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Display iPhone/iPad/iPod on PC screen

just found another airplay receiver, lonelyscreen mirroring works with iOS 9.2. but youtube playback doesn't work.
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