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How to Put Podcast on iPod

Selena Lee

Jun 03, 2024 • Filed to: Manage Device Data • Proven solutions

Podcasts are episodes series which automatically download with sync to users computers or iPod directly. These files are there in different formats such as audio and videos or sometimes PDF or ePub. Podcasts distributors maintain a whole list of podcast files on a server and users can download from there with automatic sync on their device.

Sometimes uses face issue in transferring downloaded podcast from computer to iPod. iTunes enables users to put podcasts on the iPod but it’s a little bit hard process to put podcasts on iPod using iTunes. Then you need another way to put podcasts on the iPod. This article will give you the top 5 ways to put podcasts on the iPod with detailed steps.

Part 1. Best Way to Put Podcast on iPod

Dr.Fone - Phone Manager enables iPod users to put a podcast on the iPod easily. This amazing tool has a lot of other functions also which enables users to put music, music videos, podcasts, contacts to iPod with a few simple steps.

iTunes can put podcasts to iPod, iPad, and iPhone as well but it is difficult.

With Dr.Fone - Phone Manager, no one will face any problem in adding podcasts to ios devices, it doesn’t matter which iOS device you are using. It also supports android devices as well so android users can maintain their files.

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Now follow the simple steps below to put the podcast on iPod touch:

Step 1. Both Dr.Fone - Phone Manager for Mac and Dr.Fone - Phone Manager for Win available on the website, you need to download the perfect version of software according to your computer. Once installed, launch it to open the home screen of the software.

How to put podcasts on ipod-Dr.Fone interface

Step 2. Now connect iPod with a computer using a cable of your iPod and let this tool detect it. Once it is detected you can see it on the following screen.

How to put podcasts on ipod-connect iPod

Step 3. Now to put podcasts on iPod click on the Music tab and select Podcast from the left side once podcasts are loaded click on Add button on the top and Select "+Add" file in this tab.

How to put podcasts on ipod-add podcast

Step 4. Now locate podcasts available on your computer and click on open. Dr.Fone - Phone Manager will automatically add podcasts to the iPod now. If podcast format is not in the supported format of the iPod it will first convert in the supported format. You just need to click on the yes button after clicking on the Open button it will automatically convert and add to the iPod.

Part 2. Syncing Podcasts to iPod Automatically

iTunes enables you to put podcasts to iPod automatically using iTunes itself. This way is a sync way and enables you to add podcasts to iPod automatically using sync way. Follow the below way to sync podcasts on the iPod.

Step 1. You need iTunes latest version installed on your computer if you don’t have already then you can download it from Apple's official website. Install and launch iTunes. After launching iTunes connect the iPod with the computer and wait to detect it in iTunes. Click on the device icon after detecting

How to put podcasts on ipod-Automatically

Step 2. Now select podcasts from the left side of the iTunes user interface to put podcasts on iPod.

How to put podcasts on ipod-select podcast

Step 3. Now you need to check the option “Sync podcasts” and click on the Apply button at the bottom side of the iTunes interface. Now podcasts will be added to your iPod easily.

How to put podcasts on ipod-Sync podcasts

Step 4. Once you did all things perfect click on the eject button in the iTunes interface like the below photo to remove hard safely from windows.

How to put podcasts on ipod-eject

Part 3. Syncing Podcasts to iPod Using Autofill

iTunes can sync in three ways. First, one - sync way with iTunes library; the second one - manually manage music and videos; third one - by using autofill. We are going to show you a guide on how to add the podcast to the iPod using the autofill option.

Step 1. Download and install iTunes on your computer. Launch and connect iPod using its cable and click on your iPod icon. Once clicked on the icon in the summary section make sure that the “Manually manage music and videos” option is checked.

How to put podcasts on ipod- Using Autofill

Step 2. Now from the side, you need to click on Podcasts to put the podcast on iPod with autofill. Click on the setting after going to the podcasts. Now click on Autofill option and apply. That’s done.

How to put podcasts on ipod-click on Podcasts

Part 4. Manually Syncing Podcasts to iPod

Step 1. Connect iPod with computer and launch iTunes latest version on your computer. Now click on your iPod icon and go to the Summary section. In the summary scroll down and the options area select “Manually manage music and videos” and click on the apply button.

How to put podcasts on ipod-Manually Syncing Podcasts

Step 2. Now Click on the Podcasts from the left side under “On my device”. It will redirect you to the iPod podcasts page. Check the “Sync Podcasts” option. Now iTunes will sync it from the default location of the iTunes library. After selecting the options click on the Sync button at the bottom of the podcasts section.

How to put podcasts on ipod-Sync Podcasts

Part 5. How to Put Podcast on iPod- Subscribe for New Podcast

iTunes provides you another way to put podcasts on the iPod by subscribing to new podcasts from the iTunes store. In the iTunes store, users can search new episodes you just need to subscribe they will be automatically downloaded to your computer whenever new serials will release.

Step 1. Launch iTunes on the computer and click on the iTunes store option on the top of the screen. In the search box search for the podcast which you want to subscribe and watch on iPod, or you can enter podcasts in the search box and hit enter. Then click on the podcasts category. It will show you all the available categories of podcasts.

How to put podcasts on ipod-search podcast

Step 2. Now select the podcast category and subscribe to your favorite podcast channel.

How to put podcasts on ipod-select the podcast category

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