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Can't get my ipod to work at work

by alsaxon / April 14, 2008 11:54 AM PDT

Hi,

This is my first time owning an ipod. I was hoping to use it to play music at work through my computer. I forgot that itunes was not downloaded on my work computer and cannot be downloaded on my work computer. Is there anyway I can play the music files on my work computer without having to download anything on it (since I don't have rights or privileges)? I'm thinking the only option I have is to buy external speakers and plug the ipod into it and just forget about the computer. I didn't want to have to buy speakers to leave at work. do I have any other options? If not, can someone recommend a CHEAP pair of speakers?

Thanks

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just thought of something
by alsaxon / April 14, 2008 12:12 PM PDT

shouldn't i be able to buy a mini stereo cable and connect my ipod to the speaker input on the computer?

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(NT) I think you just answered your own question
by ktreb / April 14, 2008 12:33 PM PDT
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Just a thought. Zero install?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 14, 2008 12:23 PM PDT

Take a gander at Floola (see google.)

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Genius
by alsaxon / April 14, 2008 12:34 PM PDT

I swear everytime I have a techinical question you answer. How do you know all of this stuff Shocked I never heard of zero install; it sounds promising but looks like it will take some smarts to get working. Now the Floola sound marvelous! Thank you so much. I will try it and report back.

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How? People ask me such things.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 14, 2008 10:03 PM PDT
In reply to: Genius

And tell me when I'm wrong. Eventually I have the right answer. Still learning!

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