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Topic # 24459 24-Jul-2008 16:02
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Hey everyone

I got the new Remote application for iPod touch, however it doesn't see my iPod on iTunes,
I do have wireless and it does show that it does have a signal to my iPod touch so please help

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  Reply # 151017 24-Jul-2008 16:44
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Do you have iTunes 7.7 installed? When first launch iTunes remote on iPhone/iPod Touch, it will find the iTunes (which should be running on a computer, which can be found by iPhone/iPod Touch on the wifi network) and ask you to key in a pin to associate them together.




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  Reply # 151020 24-Jul-2008 16:54
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Yes I do, I double checked by uninstalling it and reinstalling and still nothing

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 151029 24-Jul-2008 17:10
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check the firewall settings on the PC.




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  Reply # 151032 24-Jul-2008 17:24
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Hang on a sec, are you trying to control your iPod *from* your Mac/PC?

The Remote app is designed to control your Mac/PC *from* your iPod/iPhone.



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  Reply # 151034 24-Jul-2008 17:25
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I'm trying to do the application from my iPod to my iTunes software on my Microsoft Computer

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  Reply # 151049 24-Jul-2008 17:59
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make sure you add an exception to windows firewall for the remote app to come in, and for itunes to go out.  alternatively, turn windows firewall off and use nat on your router to control what comes in and out.



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  Reply # 151067 24-Jul-2008 18:44
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How do I do that? I couldn't find it in the windows firewall setting (I am also using Norton 360) if that helps

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  Reply # 157519 17-Aug-2008 14:03
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I had to fully disable the firewall on my Mac for it to work properly. Put iTunes on the allow list and it should work.

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