Interesting problem on new IPT5 32G

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by AbacabMR, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. AbacabMR macrumors newbie

    Oct 18, 2012

    I am in the process of loading my IPT5 and I currently seem to be stuck at 6G of music and about 8G total (my previous iPod was an 8G 2nd gen... maybe this is related ?).

    The 'summary' on iTunes says the capacity is 32G....

    My 14 days return window ends on the 7th... I guess I will have to address this before that...

    Maybe I need to reset the device ???
  2. 7thson macrumors 6502a


    May 13, 2012
    Six Rivers, CA
    Are you adding via syncing or clicking and dragging?
  3. Pharmscott macrumors 6502a


    Dec 13, 2011
    Sacramento, CA
    What do you mean by "stuck"? The sync hangs or it finishes but all of your music isn't loaded? Have you tried unchecking Sync All Music (yes, allow it to delete all your IPT music) and complete a full sync; then re-sync the music? Have you reset the IPT in-between?
  4. Thetonyk123 macrumors 68000


    Aug 14, 2011
    I'd restore it as new then test it. It might be the backup
  5. AbacabMR thread starter macrumors newbie

    Oct 18, 2012
    It was my iTunes which was corrupted and still is...

    Was able to download (on the IPT5 itself) tons of podcast and go over the '8G limit'.

    Now using iTunes from Windows (via Bootcamp).

    I tried many things on OSX (upgrade iTunes, upgrade (and buy) Mountain Lion, etc..) but nothing will download completely and install...

    As soon as they make an android device that's similar to the IPT5 i'm switching over to Window / Android back again... I won't miss the 'black box' aspect of OSX / iOS...
  6. Plutonius, Jan 4, 2013
    Last edited: Jan 4, 2013

    Plutonius macrumors 604


    Feb 22, 2003
    New Hampshire, USA
    In iTunes with your IPT connected, right click on your IPT name and there should be an option to reset the downloads (or something like that).

    Looking at iTunes with my IPT connected, it's reset warnings

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