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Apple Audio Owner's Manual - iPod nano (2nd generation).
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Chapter 1    iPod nano Basics 


Setting the Backlight Timer
You can set the backlight to turn on and illuminate the screen for a certain amount of 
time when you press a button or use the Click Wheel. The default is 10 seconds.

m Choose Settings > Backlight Timer, and then choose the time you want.

Even if you don’t set the backlight timer, you can turn on the backlight at any time 
by pressing any button or using the Click Wheel. After a few seconds, the backlight 
turns off.

Setting the Language
iPod nano can be set to use different languages.

m Choose Settings > Language, and then choose a language from the list.

Connecting and Disconnecting iPod nano
You connect iPod nano to your computer to sync music, photos, and files, and to 
charge the battery. Disconnect iPod nano when you’re done.

Connecting iPod nano
To connect iPod nano to your computer:

m Plug the included iPod Dock Connector to USB 2.0 Cable into a high-power USB port 

on your computer (a USB 2.0 port is recommended), and then connect the other end 
to iPod nano.

If you have an iPod nano Dock, you can connect the cable to a high-power USB port on 
your computer, connect the other end to the Dock, and then put iPod nano in the 

Note:  The USB port on your keyboard doesn’t provide enough power. You must 
connect iPod nano to a USB port on your computer.

By default, iTunes syncs songs on iPod nano automatically when you connect it to your 
computer. When iTunes is finished, you can disconnect iPod nano.