An ipod has been detected but could not be identified properly

I obtain the adhering to error: An iPod has been detected, however it could not be figured out effectively. Please disattach and also reattach the iPod, then attempt aacquire.

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I have actually done this a number of times, yet it"s still not seeing it.

I have actually likewise deleted and also remounted iTunes on my computer. And restarted both tools.

I also have actually plugged it into another computer system via iTunes and that computer system recognizes it. So it"s not the iPod.

About a month ago I did install Windows 10, so I do not know if that is affecting it.

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Any suggestions?


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Replied on October 9, 2015
In reply to tappmaster's article on October 9, 2015
It seems as if Windows 10 transforms the driver device supplied with iPod. Follow these steps to correct the issue:

1. Connect your iPod

2. Ensure that the latest variation of iTunes is installed. To check, initially display the food selection bar by utilizing the key-board combinationCtrl + B, then clicking Check for Updates.


2. Open Control Panel (not Settings). Head over to Hardware and also Sound > Devices and also Printers.

3. You should view the Apple iPod detailed in the unmentioned area. Right-click it, and also selectProperties.


4. Select the Hardware tab, then click the Propertiesswitch.

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5. From the General tab, click the Change Settings button


6. From the Driver tab, click Update Driver


7. Choose Browse my computer system for driver software


8. Select Browse... then navigate to "C:Program FilesTypical FilesAppleMobile Device SupportDrivers."


If you do not have actually this folder, inspect "C:Program Files (x86)Common FilesAppleMobile Device SupportDrivers".