Manually manage music & videos

Hi, I accidentally ticked this in the option section of my device in my itunes account and now I can't untick it.
I want to move across a purchase from my itunes account to my ipod and although I've sync'd I think this must be stopping it moving across.
Thanks for any help you can offer

On the iPhone Summary screen, there is an option to sync only checked songs and videos. The only problem I have with that is the Video tab has its own set of checks that don't seem to correlate with the checks in the library.

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