IPOD BACKUP



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IPOD BACKUP

Postby foot-tapper » Mon Apr 26, 2010 1:24 pm

I guess at least one or two of you are Ipod or Itouch owners.
Apart from Itunes do any of you use any other programmes to back up your players contents?
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Postby tim73 » Mon Apr 26, 2010 5:11 pm

Aside the music on the Iplayer I have it stored on a separate hard drive as well. If I download from Itunes (which is maybe one album a month at most) I make a disc too just to cover my back.
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Postby Alex Evans » Mon Apr 26, 2010 7:18 pm

Similar to Tim. All my music is on an external hard drive. Also I do not allow iTunes to manage the files as I'm actual quite anal about keeping my tag information on my mp3's in order.

Once a month I take a backup copy of the iTunes folder and keep this on my external drive. If I swap a hard drive or as I am in the middle of doing at he moment restoring my hard drive I just install iTunes then drop the back up folder back in place and my iTunes and iPod information is all in place.
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Postby foot-tapper » Mon Apr 26, 2010 10:47 pm

Snap Alex I do the same but was just wondering if any of the forum members do anything different
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Postby Richardson-County » Tue Apr 27, 2010 11:29 am

Thus far Foot-tapper we all seem to use this gizzmo in similar fashion and like you I would be interested to see how other folks may be doing things differently in this regard.

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Postby John Stannard » Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:59 pm

I use a great little app called 'YamiPod', it's truly 'multi platform' and is a great way of moving, copying, deleting and generally organizing all your chewns as simple as if it were an external drive.

http://www.yamipod.com/main/modules/home/
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