IPod Rip

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Dec 12, 2010

IPod Rip by mrhotdoguk at 5:12 PM (921 Views / 0 Likes) 11 replies

  1. mrhotdoguk
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    Newcomer mrhotdoguk Member

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    Guys,

    My computer broke and lost all my songs that were syncing to my IPOD, can anyone recommend a free software for Ripping the songs from my IPOD?

    Cheers

    J.
     
  2. basher11

    Member basher11 GBAtemp's Official Vocaloid Lover

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    no program required.

    go to my computer
    go to your iPod
    tools, folder options
    view hidden files/folders
    go to ipod control
    go to music

    it'll have some strange names, but the ID tags are still there.
     
  3. mrhotdoguk
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    So once I do this do I copy them somewhere?

    J
     
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    Member basher11 GBAtemp's Official Vocaloid Lover

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    [​IMG] LOL [​IMG]

    Where ?

    Cheers

    J
     
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    Member basher11 GBAtemp's Official Vocaloid Lover

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    to your desktop?
     
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    Member Son of Science GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Copy it anywhere you choose to. I would suggest making an IPod folder on your computer somewhere.
     
  8. mrhotdoguk
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    OK, I thought they could have been put to the ITunes folder.

    I think I understand now, thanks.

    J
     
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    you want them to be back in your library?
    just put them in there.
    (i thought you wanted to back them up >_> woops)
     
  10. prowler

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    Place music on desktop, open iTunes, edit > preferences, advanced tab and tick 'Copy files to iTunes media folder' and 'Keep iTunes folder organized'

    Once done, drag your backup folder that you made to the iTunes window and it should place all the music (with the right file names) in your iTunes folder ready for syncing again.
     
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    Just put them on a folder on your desktop. Make sure that you have iTunes set to keep your music folder organised. When you import the folder from your desktop to your library, it will sort them back into folders and rename them for you. Then you can delete the folder on your desktop. [​IMG]

    EDIT: prowler beat me to it... [​IMG]
     
  12. mrhotdoguk
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    Cheers guys.
     

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