IPod Tips & Tricks That Work

There are quite a few iPod tips & tricks that will make your device even more user friendly.

Hidden Keyboard Features

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Tap and hold down the dash and a bigger dash will appear.

– Hit the space bar twice at the end of your next sentence to automatically place a period and the space after.
– Press and hold the period and the ellipses will automatically appear.
– Tap and hold down the dash and a bigger dash will appear.
– If you are writing an email address hold the period and a list of URL endings will appear.

Make Your IPod Your Clock
Go to your settings and click on Date & Time. You will then tap on Time in Title and toggle it to on. You will now see the time in the title bar.

Customize Your Home Button
Make your home button work for you. Make your camera a couple of clicks away for example. Go to settings, home, and pick the camera. Now anytime you double click home your camera will instantly come up.

Customize Your Sound
Chances are your equalizer is not on. Go to settings and select EQ. Now choose from the list of music genres to pick an equalizer that works best for your music. There are various app developments arising today for your ipods for customizing your sound to make your music more enjoyable.

Buy The Music You Hear
The IPod Nano has a FM radio. If you want to purchase a song you are hearing hold down the home button and select “tag”. The next time you sync to iTunes it will allow you to preview and purchase your tagged selections.

Load Home Videos On IPod

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If your iPod is connected to your computer, you can just drag the file directly to your iPod.

You need some help from a PC on this one. Import your video to QuickTime 7 Pro. When your video is in that format you can then drag it to iTunes for syncing. If your iPod is connected to your computer, you can just drag the file directly to your iPod.