When you first purchase an iPod and put music onto it, there are simple ways to increase the volume. You can manually adjust the volume directly on your iPod and set a maximum volume level. You can also increase the volume on your iPod by connecting your iPod to iTunes and increasing the volume through the application. Make sure to take proper precautions when listening to your iPod and high-volume levels and to not listen to songs very loudly for a long period of time.
Manually increase the volume on your iPod by selecting a song and moving your click wheel more to the right. Below the song will be the volume level. Continue moving the wheel to increase the volume level more.
Click on the top "Menu" button of your iPod and click on the "Settings" option. Select the "Volume Limit" option by pressing the centre button of your iPod. You can now specify the maximum volume level of your iPod. You can also increase the volume of your iPod through iTunes.
Connect your iPod to your computer using the USB connector. Open the iTunes application from your computer and then click on your iPod name just be the "Devices" heading.
Select all song on your music library of your iPod and then right-click on your mouse. Click on the "Get Info" option.
Go to the "Volume Adjustment" option and move the cursor towards 100 per cent. Click on the "OK" button to save the changes in volume adjustment. Remove your iPod and then play a song on your iPod to make sure the volume has increased.