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Plugged the nano in to recharge, got a messege saying the usb port hardware not recognized, could not eject the nano and gain control of nano to even reset

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Try one of two things, plug in the nano into a different usb port, or press the menu + center button for 5 seconds.

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I have an ipod model a1199. i was wondering if you can use a newer ipod touch charger for it? and if not what kind of charger does it use?


Charge an iPod Nano Without a Charger
If you've misplaced or broken the charger that came with your iPod Nano, you might think you need to purchase a new one in order to continue using your Mp3 player.
However, there is a way that you can continue enjoying your iPod without having to purchase a new charger.
As long as you have a USB cord and a computer, you can charge your iPod without having the charger.

Locate the USB cord that came with your iPod Nano package.
It is the same cord that you use in order to sync or transfer music.
Plug the small end into your iPod Nano.

Plug the other, larger end into your computer's USB port.
Choose "Do Nothing" when your computer presents the dialogue box to let you choose what to do with the hardware or USB connection.
Leave your Nano plugged into your computer for at least 4 hours to charge.
Unplug your iPod Nano when charging is complete.
Charge an iPod Without the Charger
Many iPod owners purchase a charging unit that plugs into a standard wall outlet to recharge the iPod's battery.
However, the iPod wall charger is not included with new purchases, so consumers must either purchase a separate charger or find a way to charge their iPod using other means.
Here's a simple method to charge your iPod using your computer.

Plug the iPod USB cable into the bottom of your iPod.
Plug the other end of the iPod USB cable into a free USB port on your Mac or PC computer.

Open the iTunes program by clicking on the icon in the Dock on a Mac or using the Start menu on a PC.
Click on the name of your iPod under the "Devices" heading in the main iTunes window.
Click on the "Sync" button to synchronize your iPod with your computer data.
While the iPod is syncing, the power from the USB port on your computer will charge your iPod's battery.

Unplug your iPod from the computer once the battery is fully charged.
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I plugged in my i pod and came back a hour later and the screen was black and was frozen and none of the buttons would work


you will need to reset your ipod this will not delete songs. 1 Toggle the Hold switch on and off (slide it to HOLD and then back again).
2 Press and hold Menu and the Center button for at least 6 seconds, until the
Apple logo appears.
If iPod nano won’t turn on or respond
â Make sure the Hold switch isn’t set to HOLD.
â The iPod nano battery might need to be recharged. Connect iPod nano to your
computer or to an Apple USB Power Adapter and let the battery recharge. Look for
the lightning bolt icon on the iPod nano screen to verify that iPod nano is receiving
a charge.
To charge the battery, connect iPod nano to a USB 2.0 port on your computer.

Oct 21, 2009 | Apple iPod nano MP3 Player

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IPOD SAYS "PLEASE CONNECT POWER DEVICE" BUT IT IS PLUGGED IN


try updateing your itunes or letting ur ipod charge

Feb 25, 2009 | Apple iPod nano

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I cant get music on to my ipod.


  • Install Apple iTune from apple.com
  • Ensure that USB ports are enabled in the BIOS (Press F2 at the boot up to get into BIOS)
  • Plug your ipod into the usb port (preferrably in a usb 2.0 port)
  • Try with other ports too, if problem persist.
  • Open up iTunes, it should be recognizing it
  • Kindly get back if you any troubles

Jan 07, 2009 | Apple iPod nano

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IPod Nano not recognized when plugged to USB


well idk i have the same prob....but it does that and all my pics for my music are all with the wrong songs..ugh

Aug 23, 2008 | Apple iPod nano

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Ipod nano 8gb


Did you try swapping the cable?

Jul 26, 2008 | Apple iPod MA446LL/A MP3 Player

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IPod Nano not recognized when plugged to USB


Make sure your not pluged into a USB hub. It will work if its plugged directly into a USB port on your computer.

Jul 14, 2008 | Apple iPod nano

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RCA H125A


That could be a hardware failure - requiring replacement, but go to the RCA website and get the Recovery tool. I'm assuming that you already tried resetting the player. If RCA's methods fail, try this:
Either the device is bad, the pc port is bad, or the software is faulty. Try connecting to different usb port, then a usb port on a different pc with a compatible os. If still not recognized, then there is physical damage to player.

Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, turn it off, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware.
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Ipod nano 4gb


When i open my Apple IPod, screen turns to initiation mode and does not open. My PC also does not recognise the USB devise. Kindly help.

Regds,
Rafi

Jun 06, 2008 | Apple iPod nano 3rd Generation

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Ipod wont recharge


Try a regular AC wallcharger. You can get one on Ebey for under $10.00 with shipping. I have had similar problems and this seemed to solve it when the battery had completely discharged.

Aug 02, 2007 | Apple iPod nano

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