1. Welcome to the new MacRumors forums. See our announcement and read our FAQ

Windows Formatted Ipod Mini not working on my Mac

Discussion in 'iPod' started by Dynamyk, Jul 29, 2005.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Dynamyk

    #1
    When i plug it in I see it on the desktop but it doesn't show up in Itunes, anybody know what to do?
     
  2. Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    #2
    I know iTunes doesn't recognise it, but do the iTunes preferences recognise it?

    At a guess, have you connected the Mac before and told it not to sync libraries?

    Also, you know that reformatting it will probably work (assuming the iPod Updater can see it) as a last resort - you'll lose everything on it though.
     
  3. macrumors 6502a

    Dynamyk

    #3
    I know formatting it will make me see it on my Mac but then it won't work for my PC :'(. Under preferences it still isn't showing up
     
  4. Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    #4
    Have you quit iTunes and reopened it? Sometimes my iPod isn't recognised straight away if I manually open iTunes at the same time.
     
  5. macrumors 6502a

    Dynamyk

    #5
    I've tried that and a few restarts and still nothing :(
     

Share This Page