How to Delete music from iPod classic

Good Afternoon~I finally got an iPod and sync it to iTunes successfully! Problem is, I didn't want ALL of the songs in my iTunes to be on the iPod. Can I delete certain songs from my iPod or do I have to restore and start over? Respectfully Submitted, Kellye Mac.(From Apple support communities)

Have synced music to iPod classic with iTunes? And now, you find that there're many unwanted songs on your iPod classic. Syncing music to iPod classic is easy. However, it's not so easy to delete music from iPod classic unless you have an iPod classic music removal tool. If you worry about it, I suggest you to use an easy-to-use iPod classic music removal tool. It's Wondershare TunesGo Retro. It gives you the power to massively delete songs on iPod classic.

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Part 1. How to Delete Songs from iPod Classic?

Download this tool on your computer. Then, scan the easy steps below to get understood how to delete music from iPod classic.

Step 1. Connect your iPod classic with the computer

Install and run this tool on your computer that is running Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or  Windows XP. After that, connect your iPod classic with the computer via a USB cable. iPod classic 4, iPod classic 3, iPod classic 2 and iPod classic are fully supported.

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Step 2. Delete songs off iPod classic

In the left-hand sidebar, click "Media". On the top line, click "Music". Then, you get the music window. As you see, all songs are shown in the music window. Select the songs that you want to delete and click "Delete". Make sure that your iPod classic is connected during the deletion.

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Apart from deleting songs from iPod classic, you can also delete common playlists off your iPod classic. Click "Playlist" in the left-hand sidebar. After choosing the playlists that you decide to delete, click "Delete".

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Note: This tool doesn't let you delete smart playlists on your iPod classic. In addition, you can transfer music from iPod classic to iTunes and computer for backup.

That's it. Simple and fast, isn't it?

Besides, this tool lets you import you favorite songs and playlists to your iPod classic. In the music window, click the inverted triangle and "Add". When the pull-down menu pops up, you can click "Add Folder" or "Add File" to add music to your iPod classic.

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Video Tutorial for How to Delete Music from iPod Classic

Part 2. Comparison between TunesGo and TunesGo Retro

In view that some customers are confused about the functions between TunesGo and TunesGo Retro, we have listed a detailed comparison table between them for further reference. Through the table, you can easily distinguish their differences: TunesGo focuses on freeing your music to discover, download, manage and enjoy your favorite music with a relatively higher price; meanwhile, TunesGo Retro is mainly to transfer music, photos, videos, playlists from your iPhone, iPad& iPod to iTunes Library& PC for backup, to manage music and photos freely with a relatively competitive price. Following are the details:

Supported Devices
iOS Devices
Android Devices  
Music & Playlist
Add Music to iTunes  
Export Music from iTunes  
Convert Unsupported Formats of Music to iTunes  
Delete Music from iTunes  
Delete Music and Video on Device
De-duplicate Music in iTunes  
Remove Lost Files in Tunes  
Search and Delete the Repeated Music on Device
Fix Music ID Tags of iTunes  
Supplement Music Covers of iTunes  
Directly Fix, Edit and Save ID3 Information on Device.  
Download Music from YouTube,SoundCloud etc.  
Record Online Music on Music Sites, Like 8Track, Rdio etc.  
Record App Music, Like Spotify Music etc.  
Burn iTunes Music to CD  
Generate Car Playlist  
Transfer Music, Audio & Playlist: iTunes <-> Device

Transfer Music, Audio & Playlist:

PC <-> Device

Transfer Music, Audio & Playlist:

Device <-> Device

Intelligently Transfer to iTunes:Only Transfer What's Missing in iTunes
Playlists Are Exported from iTunes with the Original Smart Sorting Rules.
Support to Transfer Users' Data Information: Rating,Play Counts, Skip Counts.
Convert Unsupported Formats to be Supported Ones Automatically via Transfer.
No Need to Use iTunes to Transfer Files to iOS Devices.

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