How Do I Remove Songs From My iPod Touch?
You want your music to stay current, so you're wondering, "How do I remove songs from my iPod Touch?" Removing songs from your iPod Touch requires the use of iTunes. iTunes is a free program that can be downloaded from the Apple website. iTunes is free to use and works great to manage the various media on your iPod Touch.
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- If you are in the habit of syncing your iPod with iTunes on your computer, then removing songs is very easy. When you make changes to your playlists on iTunes, after syncing, those changes are reflected on your iPod Touch. By default, iTunes is set to automatically update your playlist when you connect your iPod Touch. To delete a song In iTunes, simply right click on a song and delete it. Once you have the songs of your choice on your playlist, simply connect your iPod Touch with a USB cable and songs that you want deleted will be removed from your device.
- If you prefer to manually remove songs from your iPod Touch, you can change your settings in iTunes. To change the settings to manually add or remove songs, find "Devices" on the left hand side of your iTunes display. Once you have located "Devices," select the option to "Manually manage music and videos" under its summary. By doing this, you will prevent iTunes from automatically updating your songs. Once the iPod Touch is connected, simply select the songs you wish to remove and hit the delete the key.
Removing songs from your iPod Touch is a fairly easy process that takes little time to master. You can also use the same exact steps to add songs to your iPod Touch.