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Chapter 2    Music Features



Setting iPod nano to Shuffle Songs 
You can set iPod nano to play songs, albums, or your entire library in random order.

To set iPod nano to shuffle and play all your songs: 

m Choose Shuffle Songs from the iPod nano main menu. 

iPod nano begins playing songs from your entire music library in random order, 
skipping audiobooks and podcasts.

To set iPod nano to always shuffle songs or albums:

Choose Settings from the iPod nano main menu.

Set Shuffle to either Songs or Albums.

When you set iPod nano to shuffle songs by choosing Settings > Shuffle, iPod nano 
shuffles songs within the list (for example, album or playlist) you choose to play. 

When you set iPod nano to shuffle albums, it plays all the songs on an album in order, 
and then randomly selects another album in the list and plays through it in order. 

To set shuffle options from the Now Playing screen:

m Press the Center button until you see the shuffle icon. Choose Songs, Albums, or Off.

Setting iPod nano to Repeat Songs
You can set iPod nano to repeat a song over and over, or repeat songs within the list 
you choose to play.

To set iPod nano to repeat songs:

m Choose Settings from the iPod nano main menu.

 To repeat all songs in the list, set Repeat to All.
 To repeat one song over and over, set Repeat to One.

Customizing the Music Menu
You can add items to or remove them from the Music menu, just as you do with the 
main menu. For example, you can add a Compilations item to the Music menu, so you 
can easily choose compilations that are put together from various sources.

To add or remove items from the Music menu:

Choose Settings > Music Menu.

Choose each item you want to appear in the main menu. A checkmark indicates which 

items have been added. To revert to the original Music menu settings, choose Reset 

Making On-The-Go Playlists on iPod nano
You can make playlists on iPod nano, called On-The-Go Playlists, when iPod nano isn’t 
connected to your computer.