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Using an iPod as a Hard Drive

When an iPod is connected to a Mac, you can configure the iPod to work as a hard drive with iTunes. In the Summary page, check the Enable disk use check box to enable this setting. The next time you connect your iPod to a Mac, the iPod appears on your desktop. Now you can store files on it, too! This task shows you how to connect and access the iPod as a hard drive.

  • circle_1.gif Connect the iPod dock to the Mac and place the iPod in the dock.
  • circle_2.gif Double-click the iPod’s icon on the desktop to see its contents in a Finder window.
  • circle_3.gif Copy files to or from your computer.
  • circle_4.gif Control-click the iPod and select Eject from the menu to remove the iPod from the desktop.
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