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Ipod forgot lock pin

I cant open my ipod .i forgot my password ..

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Click start control panel scroll to folder options tick in the box to show hidden files and holders

connect your Ipod to your computer

Click start click click on you Ipod to open

then go Ipod controls device there should be a folder saying locked

Right click select rename to open or delete the folder your Ipod should now be open

Hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 22, 2013

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SOURCE: Ipod nano lock forgot password

First, try to restore using iTunes. If this doesn't work, place your iPod in disk mode (hold the menu and center buttons down togther) and as soon as you see the Apple symbol come up hold the center and play (bottom) buttons down together until you see a check mark (disk mode). It may take a few trys.

Now connect your iPod to your computer. Go to my computer and right click the drive associate with your iPod (for example F: ) and scroll down to FORMAT. THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT - CHOOSE FAT32 and then check the "Quick Format" box. After you do this then use iTunes to Restore your iPods another time.

Posted on Feb 03, 2008

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SOURCE: ipod lock

According to apples website the five r's should fix the problem
Please follow the steps in order as an early step may solve the problem and the later steps erase all data on the device (which shouldn't be a problem if you have your media backed up)
It should eventually (following through to step five)
reset the ipod to factory defaults.
http://www.apple.com/support/ipod/five_rs/nano2gen/#

Posted on May 02, 2008

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SOURCE: ipod 160gb forgot pin code

You can remove the code by restoreing the ipod with itunes heres how


Restore

  • Note: Because Restore erases all of the songs and files on iPod, make sure to back up any files you've saved on the iPod disk. All of your songs, videos, podcasts, audiobooks, and games can be loaded back to your iPod provided that you have them stored in your iTunes Library.

How to restore your iPod:
For Windows:
  • 1. Make sure you've reinstalled the latest version of iTunes.
  • 2. Open iTunes, and then connect your iPod to your computer.
  • 3. After a few moments, it will appear in the source list in iTunes.
  • 4. Select your iPod in the source list and you will see information about it appear in the Summary tab of the main iTunes windows.
  • 5. Click the Restore button. You will be prompted with one or more restore options that may prompt iTunes to automatically download of the latest iPod Software. The 4 possible restore options are:
    • Restore Option 1: Restore - Restores with same iPod Software version already on iPod.
    • Restore Option 2: Use Same Version - Restores with same iPod Software version already on iPod even though a newer version is available.
    • Restore Option 3: Use Newest Version - Restores with the latest iPod Software on your computer.
    • Restore Option 4: Restore and Update - Restores with the latest iPod Software on your computer.
  • 6. A progress bar will appear on the computer screen indicating that the first stage of the restore process has started. When this stage is completed, iTunes will instruct you to leave iPod connected to your computer to complete restore.
  • 7. During the stage 2 of the restore process, the iPod will show an Apple logo as well as a progress bar at the bottom of the display. It is critical that the iPod remains connected to the computer or iPod Power adapter during this stage. Note: The progress bar may be difficult to see since the backlight on the iPod display may be off.
  • 8. After stage 2 of the restore process is complete and the iPod is connected to the computer, the iTunes Setup Assistant window will appear asking you to name your iPod and choose your syncing preferences similar to when you connected your iPod for the first time.

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

john_n4
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SOURCE: Ipod nano lock forgot password

When connect ipod to computer, go to my computer. Click on ipod:-
-click on tools, go to folder options
-go to view tab
-check show hidden files
-a ghost like folder will apear: ipod control
-click on it and go to device
-there will be a locked file
-click and delete it

Your ipod is unlocked!!!!!!!!!!!!

JOHN

If you don't understand, go to this website on you tube!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Au6H_u-q434

Posted on Nov 30, 2008

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SOURCE: How do I Unlock Ipod screen if I forgot the 4 digit password?

The only way to get rid of the password is to do a "Factory Reset" which will delete everything on the iPod. You hook it up to the computer and then when you select the iPod in the "source" panel of iTunes, select the "Summary" tab. There should be a "Restore" button. Just follow the instructions that iTunes gives you. For more detail, Apple support has a page that has every little thing on it, but this should be enough to get you through it.

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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click start control panel scroll to folder options tick in the show hidden files folders and drives circle
this may vary depending on your operating system
connected your iPod it should be recognised by your computer
click start click on computer you should see your iPod
click on it to open Ipod go to Ipod controls Device
there will be a folder saying locked right click on it select rename it to open or delete
your iPod should now be open
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  2. Wait for it to load completely.
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pls follow the instructions given

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unlocking ..............................................

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