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Monday, January 15, 2007

Using your iPod as a backup for your music

Wouldn't it be great if your iPod, which already holds all your music, could be used as a backup for your music? Hard drive failure happen and we must be backed up because you'll simply loose the music you bought on the iTunes Store otherwise. One of the limitations of the iPod is that you cannot copy music from your iPod to your computer. This was done to reduce piracy but it is also a big limiting factor. Luckily a developer created a great freeware to solve this problem called iPod Disk. It's very easy to use: when your iPod is hooked up, load iPod Disk and boom it mounts a disk on you desktop with all your music. You can easily copy your music back to your computer. Just drag and drop! The only disadvantage is it's not universal but it runs very well anyway under Rosetta. There are no noticeable slowdowns on an intel Mac. I suggest you check it out at :

http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/19890

7 Comments:

Blogger Peter Garner said...

There are a number of programs that let you do this. My personal favourite is Senuti.

January 15, 2007 at 9:17 AM  
Blogger MacGeek said...

You're right, there are many programs offering this functionality. I presented this one because of how straightfoward it is. Really easy to use.

January 15, 2007 at 1:34 PM  
Blogger MacGeek said...

And thanks for adding this information Peter. See you later! MacGeek

January 15, 2007 at 1:36 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hi .. thats great , but i really didnt get how to get the desk ipod thingi ... can someone explain plz :)

January 19, 2007 at 4:58 PM  
Blogger MacGeek said...

iPod Disk is available from MacUpdate here. MacGeek

January 19, 2007 at 7:48 PM  
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