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Apr 25, 2006, 11:04 PM
Hi everybody--

I would like to purchase Coldplay's Austin City Limits album via iTunes. However, I do NOT have the video iPod.

Will I be able to play it on my 4G iPod and hear the audio? I already know that I won't be able to view the video.


Apr 26, 2006, 01:04 AM
My gut feeling is no. The reason is the ipod plays mp4 video files i believe which is not the same as an audio file. Someone correct me if I am wrong. I am pretty sure you can extract the audio file using quicktime once again correct me if I am wrong. Perhaps an automatoer program would work. Sorry for not being too helpful lol

Apr 26, 2006, 01:54 AM
the poster above me was on the right track. no you couldn't listen to it on your ipod without a little bit of work. you could use audactity to record the audio from it (or do that quicktime thing he was talking about- although i don't know if that solution exists). you could watch it on your computer though...:rolleyes: