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HT1339 how do i restore an ipod 4th gen  from mac sync to pc sync?

272 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Apr 21, 2013 2:26 AM by Kenichi Watanabe RSS
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Apr 21, 2013 1:50 AM

I have a 4th generation ipod....it was given to me yesterday.  The woman who had it before passed away a year ago.  I am running a windows XP-based PC, downloaded a current copy of iTunes after charging the iPod, and when I plugged in the iPod, iTunes informed me that it detected a Macintosh-formatted iPod and to please restore the iPod before connecting it.

 

I tired resetting it, that does not take care of the problem...at least, not from my PC.  There is a Mac in the house, but it's not mine.  I don't think anyone knows what her username and password were either.

 

What do I do?

 

Thanks,

Deswy

iPod nano, Windows XP

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