iPod classic - Organizing Your Music

background image

Organizing Your Music

In iTunes, you can organize songs and other items into lists, called playlists, in any way
you want. For example, you can create playlists with songs to listen to while exercising,
or playlists with songs for a particular mood.

You can create Smart Playlists that update automatically based on rules you define.
When you add songs to iTunes that match the rules, they automatically get added to
the Smart Playlist.

You can turn on Genius in iTunes and create playlists of songs that go great together.
Genius can also organize your music library automatically by sorting and grouping
songs into collections called Genius Mixes.

You can create as many playlists as you like, using any of the songs in your iTunes
library. Adding a song to a playlist or later removing it doesn’t remove it from your

To learn how to set up playlists in iTunes, open iTunes and choose Help > iTunes Help.

Note: To create playlists on iPod classic when iPod classic isn’t connected to your
computer, see “Creating On-The-Go Playlists on iPod classic” on page 33.