In the event you’re nonetheless rocking it old skool with an iPod, syncing could also be a problem. It nonetheless works, however you might have to finesse it a bit. Here is what to attempt in case your iPod will not sync with macOS Ventura.
No, iPod. iPod. The music participant, not the pill. That is about gadgets that Apple has lengthy since stopped selling and lengthy since forgotten, however which should nonetheless be working simply positive.
In case “unknown error” is not useful sufficient, the identical message additionally supplies a particular error quantity: 25170. Do not hassle trying it up, the closest translation is that it means “unknown error.”
As an alternative, you’ll be able to watch for Apple to repair it in a future launch of macOS Ventura, or maybe some future model of the forthcoming macOS Sonoma. And hopefully the corporate will — this explicit error appears to be hanging round, but it surely’s far from Apple’s first sync downside.
Extra usefully, not less than within the quick time period, is that there’s a workaround that seems to have been fixing the difficulty for not less than some affected customers.
Observe that it’s important to discover that file this fashion. You may’t simply use Highlight to search for, say, “AMPDeviceDiscoveryAgent.”
As soon as you have run it, you’ll be able to then plug your iPhone again into your Mac. It is not sure that this workaround solves the issue for everybody, however it’s definitely fixing it for some.