Music Files Recovery from Corrupted iPod

Updated on June 17, 2021

Are you wondering how to recover lost or deleted music from iPod? Download Remo Recover to effortlessly recover your lost or deleted songs from iPod within a matter of few clicks

"Whenever I plug my iPod into iTunes it tells me that it is corrupted or freezes occasionally and suggests me to restore the iPod device. Apple folks said something about formatting it. I'm not sure if doing that will mess up my music. I don't have some of the music on my computer as a backup so I really want to get the music back. Any programs I can use? Help!"

The above-mentioned scenario usually occurs when your iPod is corrupted. Losing all the nostalgic songs and pictures from your iPod could be disheartening

However, nothing to be worried about, corruption is a common problem faced by many tech-savvy people. By following the methods mentioned in the below section, you will effortlessly be able to fix the corruption of your iPod.

Also, we will guide you on how to recover your favourite songs from iPod effortlessly in this article. Before moving ahead with solutions and recovery, let us first understand the common scenario for data loss on your iPod

Causes for Data loss on your iPod

  1. Accidental music file deletion
  2. iPod being stuck in recovery mode
  3. Corruption in your iPod
  4. iPod restored to its original factory state

The above-mentioned reasons usually lead to corruption and data loss in your iPod. Nevertheless, in the below section we will guide you with simple and effective solutions on how to recover your lost or deleted music from iPod

How to fix corrupt iPod?

  • Method 1: Fix corrupt iPod using Disk Management
  • Method 2: Formatting and Restoring

Method 1: Repair Corrupted iPod using Disk management

  • Plug in iPod to your computer
  • Right click My computer
  • Click on Manage
  • Then click Storage > Disk management
  • Right-click on the iPod folder.
  • “Change drive letter and paths” then change the drive letter to something different. Then unplug the iPod and plug it back in again.

Check if the above mentioned method has resolved the corruption on your iPod, if not the only option left would be to formatting and restoring your data on iPod

Method 2: Formatting the iPod

Connect the device to the USB cable, press MENU+SELECT like a standard reset but keep holding for 12 seconds. The device should reboot as normal and then the screen should go blank. Now open iTunes and try to restore again.

If you do not have your music backup on iTunes you will need a reliable data recovery tool like Remo Recover to recover your music from iPod. this utility comes to your help and recover your entire lost music files from your iPod. With the help of Remo Recover (Windows / Mac) software, you can easily recover deleted audio files from corrupted iPod in just few mouse clicks.

Also read: How to restore deleted music from iPod Nano.

Sometimes your iPod might get corrupt due to some unknown reasons. Even in such situations, this utility comes to your help and recover your entire lost music files from your iPod. This is because; Remo Recover is a result-oriented tool and is not dependent on any reasons or situations behind the loss. In addition, you can make use of this application to retrieve deleted videos from iPod in simple steps.

Additional Traits: Remo Recover software can also be used to perform iTunes Library restoration from iPod. To know more click on the link provided.

Recover music from corrupted iPod using Remo Recover

First, connect your iPod to your computer or laptop and just follow all the guidelines which are mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the software from the official website and install it on your computer or laptop

Step 2: Launch and select Recover Files option as shown in Figure 2

Step 3: Then choose the iPod from where recovery has to be done and click on Scan as shown in Figure 4

Step 4: As soon as the scanning gets over, recovered music files list will be displayed as shown in Figure 4

Important Note:

  • Use latest and updated antivirus software to scan your iPod
  • Do not eject the iPod abruptly from the system, handle it with care
  • Backup your files to any external storage device

Remo Recover (Windows / Mac) is a utility with numerous beneficial and user friendly features. It could scan any storage drive and recover iTunes music even from a crashed computer. Read below for more features:

  • Capable of recovering the lost music files of any format such as MP3, MP4, WAV, MIDI, AIFF, AIF, AMR etc. from your corrupt iPod
  • Supports music file recovery from all available models of iPods like iPod Classic, iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano, and many more that too of all generations
  • Can even recover pictures / videos of any format that are lost from your iPods

Why Choose Remo?