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iPod Trouble

#1
Not sure if you guys'll be able to help, but the iPodLounge forum refuses to let me post for some bizarre reason, so here it is:

My iPods been playing up.

I didn’t have a firewire port, so I bought the USB cable and I’ve been using that. When my pay came in, I bought a firewire control card – and this is where the story unfolds.

The iPod is now plugged into it. I can access it as a drive fine, but iTunes doesn’t show it, and the update software gives the error ‘Cannot mount iPod’ – I’ve uninstalled and reinstalled the software – but nothing.

How can I fix this? It’s a 3G 20gb iPod. I’ll post anything else that needs to be known as requested. Also wasnt entirely sure what forum to put this in, but its not really a Mac problem, is it?
 
#7
The advice was to format the drive - which I did via the drop-down menu in the My Computer - since the updateer program wont work since it wont 'mount'.

Didnt work.

Anything else? This has bound to happened to more people than me.
 

Kush

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#8
thats what u did wrong, u deleted the os i believe let me get u the link, it hink this will fix ur problem
 

Kush

High On Life!
#14
try moving your firewire card to another pci slot, or using that card on another pc, if it doesnt work then that means the card is messed up
 

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