manage/access invisable gen5 ipod folders through finder

Discussion in 'iPod' started by lucface, May 4, 2006.

  1. lucface macrumors regular


    Mar 4, 2005
    so, is there a program for this yet or what. cause im looking and having no luck so far. im looking for a program that will give me access to the top of my ipod so i can brows and manage the files easy. and i dont mean just songs. video and pics and well, everything. i just want full access in a window in finder or simular.
  2. n-abounds macrumors 6502a


    Mar 6, 2006
    You can type this into Terminal to reveal:
    defaults write AppleShowAllFiles TRUE
    killall Finder

    Type this in to hide:
    defaults write AppleShowAllFiles FALSE
    killall Finder

    And you can use Automator with the Run Shell Script and enter one of those, save it as a plug-in for Finder. Enter the other and save it as another plugin for Finder. That way you can right-click and hide/reveal all those hidden files.

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