iPod is a popular and handy portable device to store great plenty of muisc and other data for enjoyment on the go. However, iPod music can be easily lost due to following situations:
* My iPod touch has been stolen, how can I get back the music and other files in the iPod?
* My iPod has been formatted by mistake, any way to recover these formatted data?
* Is it possible to recover deleted data on the iTouch?
* Virus infection on my iPod causes a serious data loss problem. What am I going to do?
* iPod files including MP3 music, m4a and MP4 videos have gone, how to recover them?
Any hope to recover music from iPod touch?
iPod users may run into above predicaments when they have used their iPods for some time and has stored many music files there, but there are various reasons can cause your iPod music to be lost. The reasons can be human or non-human factors. An iPod without songs just like a screen door on a submarine, it is useless at all! Still panic about different iPod data loss? Calm down! Because in this article, we will show you an easy way to recover deleted music or songs from iPod touch, iPod touch 4/5, iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano 3/4/5/6, and iPod Classic.
To recover deleted music files from iPod, you need to download a professional music recovery program for your iPod. If you are still searching for an ideal one, we kindly suggest you have a try with Coolmuster iPod Data Recovery (for Windows users), which can help you recover music/songs from iPod as long as you sync your iPod with iTunes before:
* Supports the recovery of music in various formats, such as MP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, AAC, AIF(AIFF), M4A, MID, etc.
* Not only music, but also recover photos, videos, contacts, notes, voice memos, camera roll, calendars, etc. from iPod;
* Works well on all iPod models like iPod touch, iPod touch 4/5, iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano 3/4/5/6, and iPod Classic.;
* Compatible with all models of iPad and iPhone, including the latest iPad Air and iPhone 5S;
* Perform data recovery process without using your iPod;
* Explore more...
Try the free trial version of this iPod music recovery software now below. If you are runing Mac OS X, you can turn to iPod Data Recovery for Mac, which runs perfectly on Mac OS X.
The following steps are running on a Windows PC. If you are using a Mac, you can turn to the Mac Version and follow the same operations below as well because the Mac version actually works in a similar way.
Step 1: Launch the Program and Scan iPod Backup Files
Get the program downloaded or installed on your computer. Launch it and you will get an interface of the program as below. All your iTunes backup files of iOS devices will be displayed on the main interface. Just select the one of your iPod and then hit "Start Scan" to begin to scan for files on the iDevice.
Step 2. Preview and Select What You Want to Recover
After scanning, all your iPod content will be extracted and displayed in categories. Choose the "Music" folder and you can see all your deleted songs listed in the interface. Select the songs you want to recover and click the button of "Recover".
Step 3. Save Recovered Music on the Local Disk
In the pop up window, select an output path to save the recovered music. Make sure the output location has enough space to save these music files. Click the "Ok" button to begin the recovery process.
Extra Bonus: How to Recover iPod Music without iTunes Backup
As you can see, the software introduced in the above only enables you to recover lost music songs from iPod when you have had an iTunes backup. But for those who don't backed iPod to iTunes, can the lost music songs be regained? Then you need to turn to this Coolmuster iOS Data Rescuer software for help. With this software, you can easily recover the lost music songs from iPod with or without iTunes backup, since this software offers you two modes of file recovery: Recover from iOS Device Itself and Recover from iTunes Backup. All files are supported by this software, including contacts, messages, videos, photos, music, apps and many more.
> After opening the installed software on the computer, get your iPod device connected to the computer with the USB cord. Then you can see the below interface and choose the right mode to continue the process.
> Now all the file folders will be detected and displayed on the left panel. You can then enter the right file tab to preview more detailed information and then tick out the wanted files. Finally, click on Recover option to begin the iPod music recovery.
Words in The End:
We kindly suggest you save the recovered music to another directory which is different from the source one in case the source data from being overwritten. After confirming all files are back, you can import them to your iPod again by syncing with iTunes. Also remember to sync and backup your iPad, iPhone and iPod data regularly!