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What does "Restore" mean in iTunes?

Are the Stokes CDs required for birdJam Maker?

How to install birdJam: The App if You Loaded Your iPod Yourself

How do I install or upgrade birdJam: The App on a preloaded birdJam iPod?

How do I decide which iPod model will be best for me?

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1. What does "Restore" mean in iTunes?5/10/10
2. Are the Stokes CDs required for birdJam Maker?10/6/08
3. How to install birdJam: The App if You Loaded Your iPod Yourself12/15/10
4. How do I install or upgrade birdJam: The App on a preloaded birdJam iPod?4/26/11
5. How do I decide which iPod model will be best for me?5/10/10
6. Where can I find the Installation Instructions?5/10/10
7. Is it hard to install birdJam myself on an iPod?5/10/10
8. How to Change Your iTunes Account on a Pre-loaded birdJam iPod1/31/11
9. Manual Loading Info for the Stokes CDs1/11/11
10. How do I repeat one bird song on my iPod?3/20/09
11. Can I optimize my iPod to play through small, portable speakers?5/10/10
12. How to Get birdJam to Work on a Cell Phone or Other Non-iPod Device6/30/10
13. Does birdJam run on the iPhone?4/20/09
14. Error: The System Administrator Has Set Policies to Prevent This Installation3/5/09
15. What do I do if my iPod doesn't respond?10/6/08
16. My iPod screen keeps gong dark; how do I get it to stay lighted up?10/6/08
17. Can I create my own playlists?5/10/10
18. iPhone and iPod Touch Rewind button does not work properly4/20/09
19. Should I download new versions of iTunes and/or iPod software when they are available?10/6/08
20. birdJam: The App Did Not Find Any Songs on My iPod12/15/10
21. iPod Locked Up10/6/08
22. Error Number 429: Cannot create ActiveX component10/6/08
23. AppleScript Error, iTunes Error -36 or Error -20810/6/08
24. Manual Loading Info for Bird Songs of Georgia CD Set6/10/10
25. Does birdJam Maker work with bird song CD sets other than the Stokes CDs for East and West?5/10/10
26. How are the bird songs and photos organized?5/10/10
27. How to Install birdJam Maker on Windows XP5/10/10
28. I have a pre-loaded birdJam iPod and want to add music (the human kind) to my iPod; how do I do that?2/17/09
29. birdJam Maker only updates Eastern or Western bird songs (not both)10/6/08
30. iTunes message: Updating will delete all media...1/26/11
31. How much space do both the Eastern and Western bird songs and photos require?5/13/10
32. How do I get birdJam: The App to recognize new modules?12/15/10
33. In Windows, do I have to delete the current birdJam Maker before downloading a new version?10/6/08
34. Where can I get a manual for my iPod?10/6/08
35. How to Delete All of the Stokes Tracks5/5/09
36. How to Keep Bird Songs Out of Music Shuffles5/10/09
37. Why do some bird songs start in the middle of a track?4/20/09
38. iPod Nano Video (3G) Freezes10/6/08
39. Do photos work with all iPod models?10/6/08
40. Can I enlarge the photos on the iPod screen?10/6/08
41. Will birdJam run on brands of MP3 players other than the Apple iPod?5/9/09
42. I am missing one or two bird songs. How can I reload just the missing songs without reloading everything?10/6/08
43. Can I use my iPod as an alarm clock?10/6/08
44. Manual Loading Info for Voices of North American Owls CD Set6/10/10
45. Cannot get HeadsUp Warblers to sync on a pre-loaded birdJam iPod1/26/11
46. I bought an iPod from you. What do I do with the Stokes CDs?10/6/08
47. Exception from HRESULT: birdJam Maker does not work with WAV files10/6/08
48. How to Install birdJam Apps12/15/10
49. Manual Loading Info for Yucatan CD Set6/10/10
50. Error: Dir function must be first called with a Pathname argument.4/25/09
51. When I try to run birdJam Maker I get error 32797 'Library not Registered'4/2/09
52. How many steps are involved in a download?10/6/08
53. How to upgrade birdJam: The App on a preloaded birdJam iPod12/15/10
54. Must I delete the current version of birdJam Maker before downloading a new upgrade?5/10/10
55. Exception from HRESULT10/6/08
56. From where can I download an upgrade to birdJam Maker or how do I replace birdJam Maker if my computer crashes?10/6/08
57. How big is the birdJam Maker download?5/10/09
58. What to do if birdJam: The App cannot find some of your birdJam modules12/15/10
59. In birdJam: The App, I get the message: "Song not found in Music Library"12/15/10
60. Where do I enter the serial number for a birdJam Maker Add-On Module?10/6/08
61. Bird songs are mixed up with my Album and Artist names10/6/08
62. Does your birdJam Maker software organize my extensive collection of bird songs that I already own?5/10/09
63. Manual Loading Info for Costa Rica CD Set6/10/10
64. Manual Loading Info for Frogs and Toads of North America CD6/10/10
65. What serial number do I use when I want to download a new birdJam Maker upgrade?10/6/08
66. Are photos included with birdJam Maker?5/14/09
67. Does birdJam Maker remove the narrated bird name that is on the front end of each bird song track of the Stokes CDs?10/6/08
68. How long will it take to learn how to use my birdJam iPod?10/6/08
69. Error: CRC checksum mismatch10/6/08
70. What comes with an iPod?10/6/08
71. How do I install a birdJam upgrade so I get the photos?10/6/08
72. Can I add my own (or other) photos to birdJam?10/6/08
73. File permission error on Macintosh with external hard drive10/6/08
74. I hear narrator announcements of bird names2/28/09
75. How do I avoid deleting the bird songs from my pre-loaded iPod?10/6/08
76. Is an extended warranty available for an iPod?10/6/08
77. Error Number 91, Line 2026010/6/08
78. How can I find out more detailed information about iPods and iTunes in general? 10/6/08
79. Can I use my birdJam iPod to quiz me on bird songs?10/6/08
80. I thought I installed the photos but they don't show on my iPod; why not?5/9/09
81. How many computers and iPods can I load from one copy of birdJam Maker?10/6/08
82. How to Get birdJam to Work on a Creative Zen Player10/6/08
83. How do I get rid of the "clicker" noise on my iPod?10/6/08
84. I downloaded birdJam: The App but now iTunes says the App is not compatible with this iPod5/13/10
85. birdJam Maker won't accept my serial number; what's wrong?4/21/10
86. Are there rules or guidelines for broadcasting bird songs in the field?10/6/08
87. How do I update the iPod software on an older iPod Touch?9/9/10
88. birdJam: The App freezes on the startup page6/1/10
89. zz or aa Prefix with birdJam for Eastern Warblers10/6/08
90. My iMainGo speaker seems to be intermittant and sometimes doesn't work at all10/6/08
91. How to install birdJam for Eastern Warblers4/23/10
92. How do I move installed birdJam playlists from my old iTunes to iTunes on a new computer?7/29/10
93. Error on track 298 in Windows10/19/08
94. How to Find Your Customized birdJam Playlists if You Install birdJam: The App5/10/10
95. Western species recordings cut off1/27/11
96. Error: Unspecified error on line 225294/25/09
97. How to Correct Information for birdJam Supported CD Sets6/10/10


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