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Sync Music from Windows Media Player to iPod

Why need to sync music from windows media player to iPod? The point is, when you want to convert a bunch of your DRM wma music (free downloaded from windows media player) to iTunes for your new purchased iPod touch, a window popped up which said the wma files are protected and can't be converted. So, you need DRM Removal Software to help you directly sync music from windows media player to iPod.

Guide: Sync Music from Windows Media Player to iPod

Step 1. Free download the windows media player to iPod plug-in MGTEK dopisp and install it. http://www.mgtek.com/dopisp/

Step 2. Connect iPod to you computer, start Windows Media Player
MGTEK dopisp is not a stand-alone application, but a plug-in for Windows Media Player. To start MGTEK dopisp, you simply start Windows Media Player. A few seconds after you plug in your iPod, you will see an iPod icon (1) in the tree-view to the left. To sync songs, click the Sync tab (2) and a new pane will open to the right. At the top-right you will see the status and the remaining space left on your iPod (3). At the bottom-right you will see the Sync List (4), which is where you drag & drop the songs you wish to copy to your iPod. To start syncing the songs in the sync list, you simply click Start Sync (5).

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Note: You should invalid the sync automatically box to only sync the files in you sync list(4), or the media player will automatically sync all music files in your library when you press the Start Sync (5).

From the tree-view to the left, right-click the iPod icon (1) and click Set Up Sync. Uncheck Sync this device automatically.

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Step 3. Sync music file to your iPod.

Note: For the local unprotected music, windows media player will directly convert wma to iPod. But if the music in your library or download from the online store are DRM wma files the windows media player will automatically skip them, so if you want to convert DRM wma to iPod you will need this specialized DRM removal to help you convert the DRM WMA to MP3 format before sync.

Related: Convert iTunes AAC to MP3, Import iTunes to Windows Phone 7