How do I get my computer to recognize my iPod?

First, connect the iPod to the PC and quit iTunes if it opens. Then right-click Computer from the Start menu. Choose "Properties" to go to the Device Manager. You should be able to locate the iPod under the “Universal Serial Bus Controllers” section.
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How do I get my iPod to connect to my computer?

Turn off syncing in iTunes
  1. Open iTunes.
  2. Connect your device to your computer using the included USB cable.
  3. Click on the device icon .
  4. Under Settings on the left side of the iTunes Window, click the content type for which you want to turn off syncing.
  5. In the main iTunes window, uncheck the box next to Sync.
  • How do you hook up an Ipod to a TV?

    Method 1 iPod Composite AV Cable
    1. Plug the small end of the cord into the iPod. Look at the very bottom of the iPod.
    2. Connect the RCA ports into the TV.
    3. Switch your TV to the correct source.
    4. Navigate to the video settings.
    5. Select "TV Out."
    6. Watch your video.
  • How do I get my ipod out of Disabled mode?

    Method 3 Using Recovery Mode
    1. Use this method if iTunes prompts for a passcode.
    2. Turn your iPod completely off.
    3. Connect your iPod to your computer.
    4. Open iTunes.
    5. Press and hold the Power and Home buttons.
    6. Click "Restore" in the window that appears in iTunes.
    7. Setup your iPod.
  • How do you put your ipod in recovery mode?

    Steps
    1. Disconnect your device from the computer. The process won't work if you start with the phone connected to the computer.
    2. Power down your device. Turn off your device by holding down the Power button.
    3. Press and hold the Home button.
    4. Continue holding the Home button.
    5. Open iTunes.
    6. Exit Recovery Mode.

Updated: 3rd December 2019

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