How do I filter out a specfic genre when synching my ipod

Posted on 2009-02-22
Last Modified: 2013-11-06
I want to filter out my Christmas music when synching my ipod.  I recall being able to do this in previous versions of itunes, but can not seem to figure it out in recent itunes releases...
Question by:pbo1
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    try creating a smart playlist


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    whats a smart playlist ?
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    A smart playlist is one where sonds are selected based on a set of criteria, eg. all songs with Genre not equal "Xmas"

    File>New Smart Playlist...

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