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Ashik, Mac Technician
Category: Mac
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Experience:  Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA), 9+ Years of Experience in troubleshooting Macs, iPhone, iPad, iPod etc
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computer has suddenly stopped recognising my ipod classic,

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computer has suddenly stopped recognising my ipod classic, so cannot sync; ipod otherwise working fine.
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Did you tried different USB Cable ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Have tried two different cables
Did you tried your iPod on different computer ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Good call! I stupidly hadn't thought of that. Have now done so and the ipod is recognised by my daughter's computer, but still not by mine.
Then the problem is with your computer. Completely uninstall iTunes, Quicktime and all other Apple components from your PC and then reinstall it. See here :

Then download and install iTunes from here :

Let me know if that didn't work, so we can continue troubleshooting. Don't Rate my answer until you are satisfied.

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