New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

Start a Discussion

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
iOS and Apps All your questions and discussion of iOS or iOS Apps.

iPod/MacBook trouble...HELP!

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

Thread Tools

Member Since: Jan 14, 2009
Posts: 2
PattyD85 is on a distinguished road

PattyD85 is offline
Please tell me if you think I would have better luck posting this somewhere else on this forum.

Okay. I just bought a MacBook and I loaded all my music onto iTunes. I have an 80 gig iPod classic, which has work flawlessly since day one. When I hooked it up to my new laptop, I did the reset to factory settings and tried to update it. Every time, the update stales at some random point. When i try to eject the iPod, it freezes iTunes. I have tried doing a 'force quit' on iTunes and then ejecting the iPod through the control panel. This freezes the computer. However, if I just unplug the iPod without ejecting it, the laptop tells me I should not do it but the laptop/iTunes works fine after. I have uninstalled and reinstalled iTunes and that didn't work. The kicker is that my fiance has an older iPod. She has a couple gig nano and she has had the fluid, problem free experience I thought I would finally have after dropping a thousand dollars on this laptop. Every other time that I have had a problem with my old non-Mac, the answer I always received was "just get a mac, it'll be soooo much easier". Well it hasn't been any easier for me. Can anyone please help me!?!?!?!?!

Oh yeah, for got to mention that I am using the connecter cable that cam with my iPod.

QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

« iPod Touch, iBank compatible | Please help noob app »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Starter
Last Post
bluescreen, now graphics trouble mbk pete86 OS X - Operating System 3 05-26-2008 06:21 PM
Orange UK Edge trouble, 1.1.4 milkybarkid iPhone Hardware and Accessories 5 04-24-2008 02:40 AM
TROUBLE: VGA adapter with HD LCD TV adk46er Switcher Hangout 2 04-20-2008 09:10 PM
Linux login trouble macEfan Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 8 08-11-2006 02:05 AM
Having trouble updating with iPod mini md3k iPod Hardware and Accessories 1 09-28-2005 01:40 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:20 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Welcome to

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!

(4 digit year)

Already a member?