How to Recover iPod Nano Files?

Are you unable to access files from iPod Nano? Is your iPod displaying “13019 error” or “The iPod cannot be synced, an unknown error occurred (13019)” error message, which does not allow you to access data from your iPod Nano. If so, then to recover files from iPod Nano you need to make use of reliable iPod recovery software.

iPod Nano has undergone a major changes since its introduction. This sporty little MP3 player comes with a touch screen for flicking, tapping and swiping your way to audio and video files, stored on it. It uses flash memory to store files. The situation arises where all these features seem to be useless. Consider a real time scenario, where you have just turned on your iPod Nano and connected to your PC to transfer files. As you connect the iPod to your computer, you have observed the sad face icon in your iPod Nano. This sad face icon is refusing you to access files from your iPod Nano. Are you wondering why your iPod Nano is not allowing you to access files?  

Common reasons which lead to inaccessibility of files from iPod Nano are:

  • Obsolete Software: If you are using an older version of iTunes, which is not compatible with respective Operating System then you may get this error message. You should update the software with the latest version in order to avoid this problem.
  • Virus Attack: Viruses such as malware, spyware, Torjan etc., are destructive programs, which can corrupt any application resulting in error messages. Therefore, it is always recommended to use the updated antivirus program to remove viruses.
  • Windows registry corruption: If Windows registry is corrupted then it becomes difficult to access any application installed on your computer. In such case, if you try to synchronize the iPod Nano data using iTunes application then you may get error messages resulting in loss of data.
  • Ejecting iPod while synchronizing Files: If you accidentally eject or abruptly remove your iPod Nano while synchronizing the data then there are chances that your iPod may get corrupted resulting in inaccessibility of files from your iPod Nano.

You can follow some precautions to avoid any further data loss from your iPod Nano. Stop using and saving the recovered on affected iPod to prevent overwriting of files thereby avoiding permanent data loss. Always maintain updated back up of your important files to restore files when you face any of the data loss scenarios mentioned above. If you have not maintained backup then the only option left for you is to use reliable iPod recovery software to recover iPod Nano files which can be lost or deleted from it easily.

iPod Recovery Software is a risk-free i.e. it does not overwrite the contents of the iPod during recovery process. The software helps to restore mp3 files from iPod and also files of othe rformat including MIDI, M4A, M4P, AU, AVI, MOV, ASF, WMV, MP4, WMA, MPG, MPEG, GIF, WAV, etc. It is designed with advanced algorithms that helps in identifying and recovering different types of files from the iPods. This software can also recover music files from iPod, Nano, Mini and iPod Classic and works well on both Windows and Mac Operating System. Preview option is available to view recovered  files that are recovered from different models of iPods.

Step by step procedure to recover iPod Nano:

Step 1: Download the demo version for iPod File recovery software and install it. When it get installed on your system click on the icon for start up. Choose "Recover Photos" option from the main screen as shown in Figure 1 and proceed.

Recover iPod Nano- main screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: When you select "Recover Photos" option from main screen, the next window that appears gives you two option i.e "Recover deleted photos" or "Recover lost photos". Select the option from the screen appearing in figure 2 and proceed.

Recover iPod Nano- Recover Deleted Photos / Recover Lost photos option

Figure 2: Select Recovery Option

Step 3: Now the screen displays the disk icons. Select the drive from which you want to restore deleted files and then click the "Next" button for further process as shown in figure 3, which will apperently take you to the next step towards your iPod recovery.


Recover iPod Nano- Select iPod

Figure 3: Select Drive

Step 4:The next step is to select the file types which you want to recover and click on "Next" as shown in Figure 4. As soon as you click on "Next" scanning process starts.


Recover iPod Nano- File type selection Screen

Figure 4: Select the File Type

Step 5: Once the scanning process is completed the software displays the recovered files as shown in figure 5. They can be viewed in two different types as "Data Type View" or "File Type View". You can even save the recovered files using "Save Recovery Session" option for further use.


Recover iPod Nano- Data view / File type view windows

Figure 5: View Recovered Files

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