Video Library - How do I auto-sync subscribed podcasts to my iPhone/iPod

Instructions on how to automatically sync your subscribed podcasts to your iOS device (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) when connected via the USB cable to your computer.

 - Plug in your iOS device (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) via the USB cable to your computer.


 - Open iTunes on your computer. (version 11.0.1.12 used at time of this documentation)


 - In the upper right hand corner of iTunes click the device button.

     iOS Device Button in iTunes


 - Next click the Podcast button.

     Podcast Button in iTunes


 - Check the box next to Sync Podcasts.

     Sync Podcasts Checkbox


 - Options are now available from the drop down menus (see below), to adjust the settings according to how and which podcasts auto-sync to the device.

     Sync Settings


 - After choosing your settings click the Apply button, in the bottom right hand corner of the iTunes window.

     Apply Button 
  • The podcasts should now be set to automatically sync to the iOS device when plugged into the computer.



Keywords:automatically sync podcasts iPad iPhone iPod Touch hslc smph med student   Doc ID:17971
Owner:Adrian G.Group:School of Medicine and Public Health
Created:2011-04-11 19:00 CDTUpdated:2016-09-20 14:58 CDT
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