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Screen on iPod Nano went blank (white)

I plugged my iPod in to the computer so I could download some music on to it. The menu came up on the screen which normally the connection screen comes up. I pressed the menu button on the iPod and the screen went blank (white). It won't turn off, wont; play music, ITunes said it was corrupted and I'm frustrasted. Help!

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  • redw492 Jan 27, 2009


    1. Toggle the Hold switch on and off. (Slide it to Hold, then turn it off again.)
    2. Press and hold the Menu and Center (Select) buttons simultaneously until the Apple logo appears, about 6 to 8 seconds. You may need to repeat this step.

    Tip: If you are having difficulty resetting your iPod, set it on a flat surface. Make sure the finger pressing the Select button is not touching any part of the click wheel. Also make sure that you are pressing the Menu button toward the outside of the click wheel, and not near the center.

    If the above steps did not work, try connecting iPod to a power adapter and plug the power adapter into an electrical outlet, or connect iPod to your computer. Make sure the computer is turned on and isn't set to go to sleep.

  • barry585 Mar 05, 2009

    Screen is just white/blank. Happened when jogging. Tried to reset by holding menu and center button but no Apple Logo is showing up, even trying it a few times. Tried to hold menu and centre buttons together and once gone dark then press centre button along with rewind and still no menu appears. Still have white blank screen. Frustrating.

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