Apple iPod touch User Manual

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player PDF Operation & user’s manual

  • Model: iPod Touch
  • Brand: Apple
  • Type: Operation & user’s manual
  • Category: Media Player, MP3 Player
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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual iPod touch User Guide For iOS 4.1 Software (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Contents 9 Chapter 1: iPod touch at a Glance 9 iPod touch Overview 11 Buttons 13 iPod touch Apps 16 Status Icons 17 Chapter 2: Getting Started 17 Viewing the User Guide on iPod touch 17 What You Need 18 Setting Up iPod touch 18 Disconnecting iPod touch from Your Computer 19 Connecting to the Internet 19 Adding Mail, Contacts, and Calendar Accounts 23 Chapter 3: Basics 23 Using Apps 27 Customizing the Home Screen 3 (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual 52 File Sharing 53 Chapter 5: Music and Videos 53 Getting Music, Videos, and More 53 Music and Other Audio 62 Videos 65 Setting a Sleep Timer 66 Changing the Browse Buttons 67 Chapter 6: FaceTime 67 About FaceTime 68 Signing In 69 Making a Call 69 While You’re Talking 71 Chapter 7: Camera 71 About Camera 72 Taking Photos and Recording Videos 73 Viewing and Sharing Photos and Videos 73 Trimming Videos 74 Uploading (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual 96 Sending Email 98 Organizing Email 99 Searching Email 100 Chapter 11: Safari 100 Viewing Webpages 103 Searching 103 Bookmarks 104 Web Clips 105 Chapter 12: Calendar 105 About Calendar 105 Syncing Calendars 106 Viewing Your Calendars 107 Searching Calendars 107 Adding and Updating Events on iPod touch 108 Responding to Meeting Invitations 11 0 Subscribing to Calendars 11 0 Alerts 111 Chapter 13: YouTube 111 Fi (...)

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iPod Touch 128 Chapter 17: Notes 128 About Notes 128 Syncing Notes 129 Writing and Reading Notes 130 Searching Notes 130 Emailing Notes 131 Chapter 18: Clock 131 World Clocks 131 Alarms 132 Stopwatch 132 Timer 133 Chapter 19: Calculator 133 Using the Calculator 133 Standard Memory Functions 134 Scientic Calculator Keys 13 6 Chapter 20: Voice Memos 13 6 Recording Voice Memos 137 Listening to Voice Memos 137 Manag (...)

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iPod Touch 152 Deleting Apps 152 Writing Reviews 153 Updating Apps 153 Syncing Purchased Apps 154 Chapter 23: Settings 154 Airplane Mode 155 Wi-Fi 156 VPN 156 Notications 157 Sounds 157 Brightness 157 Wallpaper 158 General 166 Music 166 Video 167 Photos 167 FaceTime 168 Store 168 Mail, Contacts, Calendars 172 Safari 173 Nike + iPod 174 Chapter 24: Contacts 174 About Contacts 174 Adding Contacts 175 Searchin (...)

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iPod Touch 185 Reading Books 186 Viewing a PDF 186 Changing a Book’s Appearance 187 Searching Books 187 Looking up the Denition of a Word 187 Having a Book Read to You 187 Organizing Your Bookshelf 188 Bookmark and Note Syncing 189 Chapter 27: Accessibility 189 Universal Access Features 190 VoiceOver 202 Zoom 203 Large Text 203 White on Black 203 Mono Audio 203 Speak Auto-text 203 Triple-click Home 204 Closed Captioning and (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual iPod touch at a Glance 1 iPod touch Overview iPod touch 4th generation Microphone (on back) On/Off Sleep/Wake Volume buttons (on side) Headphones port Speaker Dock connector Front camera Home button Touchscreen Application icons Status bar Main camera (on back) 9 (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual iPod touch 3rd generation On/Off Sleep/Wake Volume buttons Headphones port Dock connector Wi-Fi antenna Home button Internal speaker Touchscreen Application icons Status bar Your Home screen may look dierent, depending on the model of iPod touch you have and whether you have rearranged its icons. Accessories The following accessories are included with iPod touch: Dock Connector to USB Cable Apple Earphones Item What you can do with (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Buttons A few simple buttons make it easy to turn iPod touch on or o, and adjust the volume. On/O Sleep/Wake Button When you’re not actively using iPod touch, you can lock it to turn o the display and save the battery. When iPod touch is locked, nothing happens if you touch the screen. You can still listen to music and, while listening to music, adjust the volume using the buttons on the side of iPod touch. By default, iP (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Home Button Press the Home button at any time to go to the Home screen, which contains your iPod touch apps. Tap any app icon to get started. To see apps you’ve recently used, double-click the Home button (iPod touch 3rd generation or later). See “Opening and Switching Apps” on page 23. Volume Buttons When you’re listening to songs, movies, or other media, the buttons on the side of iPod touch adjust the audio volume. Othe (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual iPod touch Apps The following apps are included with iPod touch: Note: App functionality and availability may vary, depending on the country or region where you purchase and use iPod touch. Music Listen to your songs, audiobooks, and podcasts. Create on-the-go playlists, or use Genius to create playlists for you. Listen to Genius Mixes of songs from your library. See Chapter 5, “Music and Videos,” on page 53. Videos Watch purcha (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Safari Browse websites over Wi-Fi. Rotate iPod touch sideways for widescreen viewing. Double-tap to zoom in or out—Safari automatically ts the webpage column to the iPod touch screen for easy reading. Open multiple pages. Sync bookmarks with Safari or Microsoft Internet Explorer on your computer. Add Safari web clips to the Home screen for fast access to favorite websites. Save images from websites to your Photo Library. See C (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Calculator In the Utilities folder. Add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Rotate iPod touch sideways to use expanded scientic functions. See Chapter 19, “Calculator,” on page 133. Voice Memos In the Utilities folder. Record voice memos using the built-in microphone on iPod touch 4th generation or a compatible external microphone or headset with microphone. Play them back on iPod touch or sync them with iTunes to listen to voic (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Status Icons The icons in the status bar at the top of the screen give information about iPod touch: Status icon What it means Wi-Fi* Shows that iPod touch is connected to the Internet over a Wi-Fi network. The more bars, the stronger the connection. See “Joining a Wi-Fi Network” on page 19. Network activity Shows network activity. Some third-party apps may also use this icon to indicate an active process. VPN Shows that you ar (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Getting Started 2  WARNING: To avoid injury, read all operating instructions in this guide and safety information in the iPod touch Important Product Information Guide at www.apple.com/support/manuals/ipodtouch before using iPod touch. Viewing the User Guide on iPod touch The iPod touch User Guide, optimized for viewing on iPod touch, is available at help. apple.com/ipodtouch. View the guide on iPod touch: In Safari, tap then (...)

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iPod Touch Setting Up iPod touch Before you can use iPod touch, you must set it up in iTunes. During setup, you can create a new Apple account or specify an existing Apple account to enable purchases with iPod touch. (The iTunes Store may not be available in all countries or regions.) iTunes also records the serial number of your iPod touch in case you need it. Set up iPod touch: 1 Download and install the latest version of iTunes from www.it (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Connecting to the Internet iPod touch connects to the Internet via Wi-Fi networks. iPod touch can join AirPort and other Wi-Fi networks at home, at work, or at Wi-Fi hotspots around the world. When joined to a Wi-Fi network that’s connected to the Internet, iPod touch accesses the Internet automatically whenever you use Mail, Safari, YouTube, FaceTime, Game Center, Stocks, Maps, Weather, the App Store, or the iTunes Store. Joi (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Setting Up MobileMe Accounts To use MobileMe on iPod touch, you need to add an account with your MobileMe account settings. When setting up the account, you can choose which MobileMe services you want to use with iPod touch: Mail  Contacts  Calendars  Bookmarks  Notes (iPod touch 3rd generation or later)  Find My iPod touch  Services you turn on are synced automatically over the air without having to connect iPod t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual When setting up the account, you can choose which Exchange services you want to use with iPod touch: Mail  Contacts  Calendars  Services you turn on are synced automatically over the air without having to connect iPod touch to your computer. See “Syncing Accounts” on page 45. You can set up multiple Exchange accounts. Set up an Exchange account: 1 In Settings, tap “Mail, Contacts, Calendars.” 2 Tap Add Account, t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Setting Up Other Accounts Choose Other Accounts to set up other accounts for mail (such as POP), contacts (such as LDAP or CardDAV), or calendars (such as CalDAV). Contact your service provider or system administrator to get the account settings you need. Set up an account: 1 In Settings, tap “Mail, Contacts, Calendars.” 2 Tap Add Account, then tap Other. 3 Choose the account type you want to add (Mail, Contacts, or Calendar (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Basics 3 Using Apps The high-resolution Multi-Touch screen and simple nger gestures make it easy to use iPod touch apps. Opening and Switching Apps You open an app on iPod touch by tapping its icon on the Home screen. Return to the Home screen: Press the Home button below the display. Switch to another Home screen: Flick left or right, or tap to the left or right of the row of dots. Go to the rst Home screen: Press the Ho (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual View the most recently used apps (iPod touch 3rd generation or later): Double-click the Home button. The four most recently used app are shown at the bottom of the screen. Flick left to see more apps. Note: On iPod touch 2nd generation, double-clicking the Home button performs the action specied by the Home Button setting. See “Home Button” on page 159. Remove an app from the recents list: Touch and hold the app icon until (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Flick to scroll quickly. You can wait for the scrolling to come to a stop, or touch anywhere on the screen to stop it immediately. Touching the screen to stop scrolling won’t choose or activate anything. To quickly scroll to the top of a list, webpage, or email, just tap the status bar. Find items in an indexed list: Tap a letter to jump to items starting with that letter. Drag your nger along the index to scroll quickly thro (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Zooming In or Out When viewing photos, webpages, email, or maps, you can zoom in and out. Pinch your ngers together or apart. For photos and webpages, you can double-tap (tap twice quickly) to zoom in, then double-tap again to zoom out. For maps, double-tap to zoom in and tap once with two ngers to zoom out. Viewing in Portrait or Landscape Orientation Many iPod touch apps let you view the screen in either portrait or landscape (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Contacts  Stocks  Photos  Calculator  Movies viewed in Videos and YouTube appear only in landscape orientation. Street views in Maps also appear only in landscape orientation. Lock the iPod touch screen in portrait orientation (iPod touch 3rd generation or later): Double-click the Home button, ick the bottom of the screen from left-to-right, then tap The portrait orientation lock icon appears in the status bar when (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Move an icon to another screen: While arranging icons, drag an icon to the side of the screen. Create additional Home screens: While arranging icons, ick to the right-most Home screen and drag an icon to the right edge of the screen until a new screen appears. You can create up to 11 screens. The number of dots above the Dock shows the number of screens you have, and which screen you’re viewing. Reset your Home screen to the d (...)

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iPod Touch iPod touch creates a new folder that includes the two icons, and shows the folder’s name. You can tap the name eld and enter a dierent name. You can also create folders within iTunes. Create a folder using iTunes: With iPod touch connected to your computer, select iPod touch in the Devices list in iTunes. Click Apps at the top of the screen, and on the Home screen near the top of the window, drag an app on top of another. Ad (...)

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iPod Touch Adding Wallpaper You can set an image or photo as wallpaper for the Lock screen. On iPod touch 3rd generation or later, you can also set wallpaper for your Home screen. You can choose an image that came with iPod touch, or a photo synced to iPod touch from your computer. Set wallpaper (iPod touch 3rd generation or later): 1 In Settings, choose Wallpaper, tap the image of the Lock and Home screens, then tap Wallpaper or an album. 2 (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual As you type, each letter appears above your thumb or nger. If you touch the wrong key, you can slide your nger to the correct key. The letter isn’t entered until you release your nger from the key. Delete the previous character Tap Type uppercase Tap the Shift key before tapping a letter. Or touch and hold the Shift key, then slide to a letter. Quickly type a period and space Double-tap the space bar. (You can turn this (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Dictionary For many languages, iPod touch has dictionaries to help you type. The appropriate dictionary is activated when you select a supported keyboard. For a list of supported languages, see www.apple.com/ipodtouch/specs.html. iPod touch uses the active dictionary to suggest corrections or complete the word you’re typing. You don’t need to interrupt your typing to accept the suggested word. Suggested word Accept or reject dic (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Editing—Cut, Copy, and Paste The touchscreen makes it easy to make changes to text you’ve entered. An onscreen magnifying glass helps you position the insertion point precisely where you need it. Grab points on selected text let you quickly select more or less text. You can also cut, copy, and paste text and photos within apps, or across multiple apps. Position the insertion point: Touch and hold to bring up the magnifying glass (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual International Keyboards International keyboards allow you to enter text in many dierent languages, including languages that are written from right to left. If you want to enter text in other languages, you can use Settings to make additional keyboards available when you type. For a list of supported keyboards, go to www.apple.com/ipodtouch/specs.html. Add a keyboard: 1 In Settings, choose General > Keyboard > International Ke (...)

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iPod Touch Enter facemarks Using the Japanese Kana keyboard, tap the “^_^” key. Using the Japanese Romaji keyboard (QWERTY-Japanese layout), tap the Number key, then tap the “^_^” key. Using the Chinese (Simplied or Traditional) Pinyin or (Traditional) Zhuyin keyboards, tap the Symbols key, then tap the “^_^” key. Enter Korean Use the 2-Set Korean keyboard to type Hangul letters. To type double consonants or compound vowels (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Enter handwritten Simplied or Traditional Chinese Write Chinese characters directly on the screen with your nger. As you write character strokes, iPod touch recognizes them and shows matching characters in a list, with the closest match at the top. When you choose a character, its likely follow-on characters appear in the list as additional choices. You can get some complex characters by writing two or more component charact (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Keyboard Layouts You can use Settings to set the keyboard layouts for software and hardware keyboards. The available layouts depend on the keyboard language. Select a keyboard layout: In Settings, choose General > Keyboard > International Keyboards, then select a keyboard. For each language, you can make separate selections for both the onscreen software and any external hardware keyboards. The software keyboard layout determi (...)

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iPod Touch Searching You can search many apps on iPod touch, including Mail, Calendar, Music, Videos, Notes, and Contacts. You can search an individual app, or search all apps at once using Search. Go to Search: On the main Home screen, ick left to right or press the Home button. From the Search screen, press the Home button to return to the main Home screen page. Search iPod touch: On the Search screen, enter text in the Search eld (...)

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iPod Touch Voice Control Voice Control (iPod touch 3rd generation or later) lets you control iPod music playback using voice commands. Note: Voice Control may not be available in all languages. To use Voice Control with iPod touch 3rd generation, you need Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic, or a compatible accessory with a microphone. Use Voice Control: Press and hold the Home button until the Voice Control screen appears and you hear a b (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Voice Control normally expects you to speak voice commands in the language that’s set for iPod touch (the setting in General > International > Language). Voice Control settings let you change the language for speaking voice commands. Some languages are available in dierent dialects or accents. Change the language or country: In Settings, choose General > International > Voice Control and tap the language or countr (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Bluetooth Status The Bluetooth icon appears in the iPod touch status bar at the top of the screen:  or : Bluetooth is on and a device is connected to iPod touch. (The color depends on the current color of the status bar.)  : Bluetooth is on but no device is connected. If you’ve paired a device with iPod touch, it may be out of range or turned o.  No Bluetooth icon: Bluetooth is turned o. Unpairing a Bluetooth (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Important: The iPod touch battery may drain instead of charge if iPod touch is connected to a computer that’s turned o or is in sleep or standby mode. If you charge the battery while syncing or using iPod touch, it may take longer to charge. You can also charge iPod touch using the Apple USB Power Adapter, available separately. Important: If iPod touch is very low on power, it may display one of the following images, indicat (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Setting a passcode turns on data protection (iPod touch 3rd generation or later). Data protection uses your passcode as the key for encrypting mail messages and their attachments stored on iPod touch. (Data protection may also be used by some apps available in the App Store.) A notice at the bottom of the Passcode Lock screen in Settings indicates when data protection is enabled. To increase the security of iPod touch, turn o Sim (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Cleaning iPod touch Clean iPod touch immediately if it comes in contact with any contaminants that may cause stains, such as ink, dyes, makeup, dirt, food, oils, and lotions. To clean iPod touch, disconnect all cables and turn o iPod touch (press and hold the On/O Sleep/Wake button, then slide the onscreen slider). Then use a soft, slightly damp, lint-free cloth. Avoid getting moisture in openings. Don’t use window cleaners, (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Syncing and File Sharing 4 About Syncing Syncing copies information from your computer or online account to iPod touch, then keeps the information “in sync” by copying changes made in one location to the other. You use iTunes on your computer to sync: contacts, calendars, browser bookmarks, and notes  iOS apps  music, movies, and other iTunes content  photos and videos  By default, syncing occurs whenever you connect i (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Syncing with iTunes You can set iTunes to sync any or all of the following: Music  Movies  TV Shows  Games and apps downloaded from the App Store  Music videos  Podcasts  Books and audiobooks  iTunes U collections  Photos and videos (in your computer’s photo application or folder)  Contacts—names, phone numbers, addresses, email addresses, and more  Calendars—appointments and events  Notes  Ema (...)

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iPod Touch You can set iPod touch to sync with only a portion of what’s on your computer. For example, you might want to sync only certain music playlists, or only unwatched video podcasts. Important: You should be logged in to your own user account on your computer before connecting iPod touch. Set up iTunes syncing: 1 Connect iPod touch to your computer, and open iTunes. 2 In iTunes, select iPod touch in the Devices list. 3 Cong (...)

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iPod Touch Select “Convert higher bit rate songs to 128 kbps AAC” if you want iTunes to convert larger audio les to the standard iTunes audio format during syncing. Select “Manually manage music and videos” to turn o automatic syncing in the Music and Video settings panes. See “Manually Managing Content” on page 51. Select “Encrypt iPod backup” if you want to encrypt the information stored on your computer when iTunes make (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Photos Pane On a Mac, you can sync photos with Aperture or iPhoto 4.0.3 or later, and videos with iPhoto 5 or later. On a PC, you can sync photos with Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 or later. You can also sync photos and videos from any folder on your Mac or PC that contains images. Info Pane The Info pane lets you congure the sync settings for your contacts, calendars, email accounts, and web browser. Contacts  You can sync co (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Automatic iTunes Syncing By default, iPod touch syncs whenever you connect it to iTunes. You can prevent iPod touch from syncing when you connect iPod touch to a computer other than the one you usually sync with. Turn o automatic syncing for iPod touch: 1 Connect iPod touch to your computer. 2 In iTunes, select iPod touch in the Devices list, then click Summary at the top of the screen. 3 Deselect “Open iTunes when this (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Manually Managing Content The manually managing feature lets you choose just the music, videos, and podcasts you want to have on iPod touch. Set up iPod touch for manually managing content: 1 Connect iPod touch to your computer. 2 In iTunes, select iPod touch in the sidebar. 3 Click Summary at the top of the screen and select “Manually manage music and videos.” 4 Click Apply. Add items to iPod touch: Drag a song, video, p (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual File Sharing File Sharing lets you transfer les between iPod touch and your computer. You can share les created with a compatible app and saved in a supported format. Apps that support le sharing appear in the File Sharing Apps list in iTunes. For each app, the Files list shows the documents that are on iPod touch. See the app’s documentation for how it shares les; not all apps support this feature. Transfer a le fro (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Music and Videos 5 Use the Music and Videos apps to enjoy your favorite music, widescreen videos, and more. Browse your content on iPod touch by playlist, artists, songs, videos, or other categories, or browse your album artwork using Cover Flow. Getting Music, Videos, and More There are two ways to get music, videos, and other content onto iPod touch: Transfer music, videos, and more onto iPod touch by syncing content from iTunes (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Playing Songs and Other Audio You can browse content on iPod touch by playlists, artists, songs, videos, and other categories, or browse your album artwork using Cover Flow. Playlist folders, which you can sync from iTunes, let you organize playlists into groups. Browse your collection: Tap Playlists, Artists, or Songs. Tap More to browse Albums, Audiobooks, Compilations, Composers, Genres, iTunes U, Podcasts, or Videos. You can rep (...)

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iPod Touch Pause a song Tap . Resume playback Tap . Raise or lower the volume Drag the volume slider or use the buttons on the side of iPod touch. Restart a song or a chapter in an audiobook or podcast Tap . Skip to the next song or chapter in an audiobook or podcast Tap . Go to the previous song or chapter in an audiobook or podcast Tap twice. Rewind or fast-forward Touch and hold or . The longer you hold the control, the faster th (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Additional Audio Controls To display additional controls, tap the album artwork on the Now Playing screen. The repeat, Genius, and shue controls appear along with the scrubber bar. You can see elapsed time, remaining time, and the song number. The song’s lyrics also appear, if you’ve added them to the song in iTunes. The scrubber bar lets you skip to any point along the timeline. You can adjust the scrub rate from high-speed t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Podcast and Audiobook Controls Additional controls and information appear on the Now Playing screen when you begin playback. The email, 30-second repeat, and playback speed controls appear along with the scrubber bar. You can see elapsed time, remaining time, and the episode or chapter number. The scrubber bar lets you skip to any point along the timeline. You can adjust the scrub rate from high-speed to ne by sliding your ng (...)

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iPod Touch Control music playback Say “play” or “play music.” To pause, say “pause” or “pause music.” You can also say “next song” or “previous song.” Play an album, artist, or playlist Say “play,” then say “album,” “artist,” or “playlist” and the name. Shue the current playlist Say “shue.” Find out more about the currently playing song Say “what’s playing,” “what song is this,” “who (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Viewing All Tracks on an Album See all the tracks on the album that contains the current song: On the Now Playing screen, tap . Tap a track to play it. Tap the album artwork thumbnail to return to the Now Playing screen. Rating bar Back to Now Playing screen Album tracks In track list view, you can assign ratings to songs. You can use ratings to create smart playlists in iTunes that dynamically update to include, for example, yo (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Genius Mixes are created automatically for you by iTunes. iTunes creates dierent mixes depending on the variety of music you have in your iTunes library. For example, you may have Genius Mixes that highlight R&B songs, or Alternative Rock songs. To use Genius on iPod touch, rst turn on Genius in iTunes, then sync iPod touch with iTunes. Genius Mixes are synced automatically, unless you manually manage your music and choose (...)

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iPod Touch Refreshing a playlist creates a playlist of dierent songs that go great with the song you picked. You can refresh any Genius playlist, whether it was created in iTunes and synced to iPod touch, or created directly on iPod touch. Make a Genius playlist using a dierent song: Tap Genius Playlist, then tap New and pick a song. Delete a saved Genius playlist: Tap the Genius playlist, then tap Delete. Once a Genius playlist is sync (...)

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iPod Touch Videos With iPod touch, you can view video content such as movies, music videos, and video podcasts. If a video contains chapters, you can skip to the next or previous chapter, or bring up a list and start playing at any chapter that you choose. If a video provides alternate language features, you can choose an audio language or display subtitles. Playing Videos Play a video: Tap Videos (tap More rst, if Videos isn’t visible), (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Start playing at a specic chapter (if available) Tap , then choose a chapter from the list. Rewind or fast-forward Touch and hold or . Skip to any point in a video Drag the playhead along the scrubber bar. Slide your nger down to adjust the scrub rate. The scrub rate becomes slower the farther down you slide your nger. Stop watching a video before it nishes playing Tap Done. Or press the Home button. Scale a video (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Watching Rented Movies and TV Shows You can rent movies from the iTunes Store and watch them on iPod touch. You can download rented movies and TV shows directly to iPod touch, or transfer movies from iTunes on your computer to iPod touch. (Rented movies and TV shows may not be available in all countries or regions.) See “Purchasing or Renting Videos” on page 144. A movie or TV show must be completely downloaded before you can sta (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Converting Videos for iPod touch You can add videos other than those purchased from the iTunes Store to iPod touch, such as videos you create in iMovie on a Mac, or videos you download from the Internet and then add to iTunes. If you try to add a video from iTunes to iPod touch and a message says the video can’t play on iPod touch, you can convert the video. Convert a video to work with iPod touch: Select the video in your iTunes (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Changing the Browse Buttons You can replace the browse buttons at the bottom of the screen with buttons you use more frequently. For example, if you often listen to podcasts, you can replace the Songs button with Podcasts. Change the browse buttons: Tap More and tap Edit, then drag a button to the bottom of the screen, over the button you want to replace. You can drag the buttons at the bottom of the screen left or right to rearrang (...)

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iPod Touch FaceTime 6 About FaceTime FaceTime lets you make video calls over Wi-Fi. Use the front camera to talk face-to-face, or the main camera to share what you see around you. To use FaceTime, you need an iPod touch 4th generation and a Wi-Fi Internet connection. For help, see “Connecting to the Internet” on page 19. The person you’re calling must also have a Wi-Fi Internet connection, no matter whether they have an iPod touch 4th ge (...)

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iPod Touch Signing In To sign in to FaceTime, you need an Apple ID. If you already have an iTunes Store account, MobileMe account, or other Apple account, you can use that Apple ID with FaceTime. If you don’t have an Apple account, you can create a new one when you open FaceTime. You don’t need to sign in and sign out every time you use FaceTime. Once you’ve signed in, you go right to your contacts when you open FaceTime. Sign in to Face (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Making a Call To make a FaceTime call, choose someone from your contacts, favorites, or list of recent calls. Buttons at the bottom of the FaceTime screen give you quick access to all three. Connect with a contact: Tap Contacts, choose a name, then tap FaceTime. If you don’t see the FaceTime button, make sure FaceTime is turned on in Settings. Add a contact: Tap Contacts, tap , then enter the person’s name and their email addr (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Mute your microphone: Tap Your friend can still see you, and you can still see and hear your friend. Move your picture-in-picture display: Drag the small window to any corner. Use another application during a call: Press the Home button, then tap an application icon. You can still talk with your friend, but you can’t see each other. To return to the video, tap the green bar at the top of the screen. End the call: Tap . 70 (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Camera 7 About Camera With iPod touch 4th generation, you can capture photos and video wherever you go. iPod touch 4th generation has a main camera that takes photos and high-denition video, and a front camera that lets you make FaceTime video calls and take photos and videos of yourself. The main camera is on the back of iPod touch. You use the screen to control the camera and to see the photo or video you’re taking. You can t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Taking Photos and Recording Videos Taking photos and recording videos with iPod touch is as easy as point and tap. Camera/Video switch Exposure area Switch cameras Zoom Thumbnail of last shot Tap to take photo Take a photo: Aim iPod touch and tap . Make sure the Camera/Video switch is set to . When you take a photo or start a video recording, iPod touch makes a shutter sound. You can use the volume buttons on the side of the iPod t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Delete a photo or video: Tap . If you don’t see , tap the screen to display the controls. Take a screenshot: Quickly press and release the On/O Sleep/Wake and Home buttons at the same time. A ash of the screen lets you know the screenshot was taken. The screenshot is added to the Camera Roll album. Viewing and Sharing Photos and Videos The photos and videos you take with Camera are saved in the Camera Roll album on iPod t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Uploading Photos and Videos to Your Computer You can upload the photos and videos you take with Camera to photo applications on your computer, such as iPhoto on a Mac. Upload photos and videos to your computer: Connect iPod touch to your computer.  Mac: Select the photos and videos you want and click the Import or Download button in iPhoto or other supported photo application on your computer.  PC: Follow the instructions t (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Photos 8 About Photos iPod touch lets you carry photos and videos with you, so you can share them with your family, friends, and associates. You can sync photos and videos from your computer, view photos and videos taken with iPod touch, and use photos as wallpaper. You can also send photos and videos in email messages, and upload photos and videos to MobileMe galleries. Note: Video and camera features are available on iPod touch 4 (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Viewing Photos and Videos Photos and videos you take with iPod touch 4th generation, sync from your computer, or save from an email can be viewed in Photos. If you sync photos with iPhoto 8.0 (part of iLife ‘09) or later, you can view your photos and videos by the events and faces you’ve identied. You can also see the places where your photos and videos were taken if they’re tagged with location data. View photos and videos (...)

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iPod Touch Zoom in on part of a photo: Double-tap where you want to zoom in. Double-tap again to zoom out. You can also pinch to zoom in or out. View video in full screen, or t video to screen: Double tap the screen to scale the video to ll the screen. Double-tap again to t the video to the screen. Pan around a photo: Drag the photo. See the next or previous photo or video: Flick left or right. Or tap the screen to show the control (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Slideshows You can view a photo album as a slideshow, complete with background music. View a photo album as a slideshow: Tap an album, then tap . Videos play automatically when they appear during the slideshow. Stop a slideshow: Tap the screen. Set slideshow settings: In Settings, choose Photos and set the following options:  To set the length of time each slide is shown, tap Play Each Slide For and choose a time.  To set tr (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Copying and Pasting Photos and Videos You can copy a photo or video from Photos and paste it in an email message. Some third-party apps may also support copying and pasting photos and videos. Copy a photo or video: Hold your nger on the screen until the Copy button appears, then tap Copy. Copy multiple photos or videos: 1 Tap in the upper-right corner of the screen. 2 Tap to select the photos and videos you want to copy. The (...)

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iPod Touch Publishing Videos to YouTube If you have a YouTube account, you can publish videos directly from iPod touch 4th generation to YouTube. Some videos may not be transferable, depending on the length of the movie or other factors. Publish a video to YouTube: 1 While viewing a video, tap , then tap “Send to YouTube.” 2 Sign in to your YouTube account. 3 Enter publishing information such as Title, Description, and Tags. 4 Ta (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Wallpaper You can set a photo as wallpaper for the Lock screen. On iPod touch 4th generation or later, you can also set wallpaper for your Home screen. Set a photo as wallpaper (iPod touch 3rd generation or later): 1 Choose any photo and tap , then tap Use As Wallpaper. 2 Drag the photo to position it and pinch to zoom in or out, until it looks the way you want. 3 Tap Set, then choose whether you want to use the photo as wal (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Game Center 9 About Game Center You can discover new games and share your game experiences with friends around the world in Game Center. Invite your friends to play, or use auto-match to nd other worthy opponents. Check leaderboards to see who the best players are. Earn bonus points by achieving specic accomplishments in a game. Note: Game Center may not be available in all countries or regions, and the available games may va (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Turn notications on or o: In Settings, choose Notications. Turning o Notications disables all notications for all apps. Specify which notications you want for Game Center: In Settings, choose Notications > Game Center, then congure the Sounds, Alerts, and Badges settings. If Game Center doesn’t appear, turn on Notications. Set up Game Center information in your Apple account: 1 Sign in to your (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Games Purchasing and Downloading Games Games for the Game Center are available from the App Store. If you haven’t entered credit card information for your Apple account, you’ll be prompted to enter that information before you can purchase and download games. Purchase and download games: Tap Games, then tap Find Game Center Games. The Game Center section of App Store displays games that work with Game Center. You can browse this (...)

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iPod Touch Invite a friend to a multiplayer game from the Friends screen: 1 Tap Friends at the bottom of the screen. 2 Choose a friend. 3 Choose a game and tap Play. If the game allows or requires additional players, you can choose players to invite, then tap Next. 4 Enter and send your invitation, then wait for the others to accept. 5 Start the game. If a friend isn’t available or doesn’t respond to your invitation, you can tap Au (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Leaderboards Some games provide one or more leaderboards to show the ranking of the game’s players, with their scores, times, or other measures of the players’ success. See a game’s leaderboard: Tap Games, then choose the game and tap Leaderboard. You may also be able to view leaderboards from within a game. If a game has variations (such as Easy, Normal, and Hard), the Categories screen lets you choose the leaderboard for the (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Achievements Some games reward you with bonus points for specic achievements. See the possible achievements for a game: Tap Games, choose a game, then tap Achievements. For each achievement, Game Center shows how many bonus points are awarded, and whether you’ve completed the achievement. The total points awarded for your achievements appear at the top. You can get bonus points for a specic achievement only once. You may a (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Friends Game Center puts you in contact with players around the world. You add friends to Game Center by making a request, or by accepting a request from another player. Add a friend to Game Center: 1 Tap Friends or Requests. 2 Tap +, then enter a friend’s email address or Game Center nickname. Matching addresses and names from your contacts appear as you type. Tap a contact to include that person in your request. Tap to brows (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Operation & user’s manual Get information about a friend: Tap the friend’s name. Search for a friend: Tap the status bar to scroll to the top of the screen, then tap the search eld and start typing. Friends who match your search appear as you type. A friend’s info page shows how many friends (including you) the person has, the number of dierent games your friend has played, and how many achievements your friend has completed. The info screen may a (...)

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iPod Touch Your Status and Account Information The Me screen summarizes information about your friends, your games, and your achievements. The text eld in the center of the screen lets you enter your current status message. Your status appears along with your nickname in other players’ Friends screens. Change your status: Tap the status eld and use the keyboard to enter or update your status. View your account information: Tap the a (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Mail 10 Mail works with MobileMe, Microsoft Exchange, and many of the most popular email systems—including Yahoo!, Google, and AOL—as well as other industry-standard POP3 and IMAP email systems. You can send and receive embedded photos, videos, and graphics, and view PDFs and other attachments. To download and send messages in Mail, iPod touch must join a Wi-Fi network that’s connected to the Internet. See “Connecting to the (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Checking and Reading Email The Mail icon on the Home screen shows the number of unread messages in your inboxes. You may have other unread messages in other mailboxes. Number of unread emails in your inboxes In Mail, the Mailboxes screen gives you quick access to all your inboxes and other mailboxes. Tap an inbox for an account to see its messages. To see incoming messages for all your accounts, tap All Inboxes. If you have only one (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Turn “Organize By Thread” on or o: In Settings, choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars,” and tap the switch to turn Organize By Thread on or o. See “Mail” on page 170. If you have more than one account set up and turned on, the Accounts section of the Mailboxes screen provides access to your accounts. Tap an account to see its folders and mailboxes, including its inbox. If you have only one account set up and turned on, (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual You can get contact information for the organizer and other invitees, set an alert, add notes to the event, and add comments that are included in your response emailed to the organizer. You can accept, tentatively accept, or decline the invitation. See “Responding to Meeting Invitations” on page 108. Turn Push on or o: In Settings, choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” > Fetch New Data, then turn Push on or o. Using L (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Viewing Attachments iPod touch displays image attachments in many commonly used formats (JPEG, GIF, and TIFF) inline with the text in email messages. iPod touch can play many types of audio attachments, such as MP3, AAC, WAV, and AIFF. You can download and view les (such as PDF, webpage, text, Pages, Keynote, Numbers, and Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents) that are attached to messages you receive. Open an attached (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Manual Open an attached le with another app: Touch and hold the attachment, then choose an app. If no apps are available, you can choose to open the attachment in Quick Look. Save an attached photo to your Saved Photos album: Tap the photo, then tap Save Image. If the photo hasn’t been downloaded yet, tap the download notice rst. Save an attached video to your Saved Photos album: Touch and hold the attachment, then tap Save Vide (...)

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iPod Touch Send a photo in an email message In Photos, choose a photo, tap , then tap Email Photo. You can also copy and paste photos. To send multiple photos at the same time, tap when viewing thumbnails in an album, then tap to select the photos, tap Share, and tap Email. Paste and send a photo or video in an email message In Photos, touch and hold a photo or video until the Copy command appears. Tap Copy. Go to Mail and create a new m (...)

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Apple iPod Touch Media Player, MP3 Player Manual Organizing Email You can organize messages in any mailbox, folder, or search results window. You can delete messages one at a time, or select a group to delete all at once. You can also move messages from one mailbox or folder to another in the same account or between dierent accounts. Delete a message: Open the message and tap . You can also delete a message directly from the mailbox message list by swiping left or right over (...)

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iPod Touch Searching Email You can search the To, From, and Subject elds of email messages. Mail searches the downloaded messages in the currently open mailbox. For MobileMe, Exchange, and some IMAP mail accounts, you can also search messages on the server. Search email messages: Open a mailbox, scroll to the top, and enter text in the Search eld. Tap From, To, Subject, or All to choose which elds you want to search. To scroll quickl (...)

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iPod Touch Safari 11 Safari lets you surf the web and view webpages on iPod touch as if you were on your computer. You can create bookmarks on iPod touch and sync them with your computer. Add web clips to quickly access your favorite sites directly from the Home screen. To use Safari, iPod touch must join a Wi-Fi network that’s connected to the Internet. See “Connecting to the Internet” on page 19. Viewing Webpages You can view webpages (...)

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