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Copy MP3's from ipod to hard drive

by julialucian / December 31, 2010 8:49 AM PST

Hi guys. I hope each of you had a Merry Christmas. I wish each of you and your families a Healthy and Prosperous New Year. I want to know if anyone can tell what software I could use to tranfer my songs from my ipod to my hard drive. Some friends told me that they are lots of freeware online that could do the job. Is freeware better than software that is being sold? Please give me some suggestions or advice. Thanks for your help.

Julia

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Start with the usual.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 31, 2010 8:55 AM PST

You need to tell what machine and OS is in play and then off to google to ask your question.

It's not a new one and well discussed.
Bob

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Start with the usual
by julialucian / December 31, 2010 2:01 PM PST
In reply to: Start with the usual.

I have an ipod Special Edition U2 30GB. My Mac is a G4 using OS 10.5.8 Leopard.

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That G4 can limit your options.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 31, 2010 3:11 PM PST
In reply to: Start with the usual

Any PC or newer mac available?

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Questionicon Does iRip work with Mac OS 10.3 or earlier?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 31, 2010 10:16 PM PST
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Try iRip
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / December 31, 2010 9:57 PM PST

it works for both PC and Mac.

Does a decent job too.


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