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  • I just completed this on a 4th Gen 20GB.I used a SanDisk Ultra 32GB card andI used this CF Board:https://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Compact-Flash-CF-SSD-...and this SDHC adapter:https://www.ebay.com/itm/Speed-SDXC-SDHC-SD-to-CF-...I don't know how much more increase the old 4th gen will take but the above is working well however:As mentioned by others, make sure you align the ribbon cable of the iPod to Pin1 indicated on the CF adapter board.I also needed to put some electric tape under the iPod ribbon cable covering the iPods circuit board. Before I had done that, whenever I would close the iPod it would push it down and the screen would go blank. Isolating the cable from the board with the electric tape solved that.The jumper pins on the adapter board also seemed to stick up past the jumper s…

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    I just completed this on a 4th Gen 20GB.I used a SanDisk Ultra 32GB card andI used this CF Board:https://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Compact-Flash-CF-SSD-...and this SDHC adapter:https://www.ebay.com/itm/Speed-SDXC-SDHC-SD-to-CF-...I don't know how much more increase the old 4th gen will take but the above is working well however:As mentioned by others, make sure you align the ribbon cable of the iPod to Pin1 indicated on the CF adapter board.I also needed to put some electric tape under the iPod ribbon cable covering the iPods circuit board. Before I had done that, whenever I would close the iPod it would push it down and the screen would go blank. Isolating the cable from the board with the electric tape solved that.The jumper pins on the adapter board also seemed to stick up past the jumper so I put tape on the iPod inner case too.

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