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Ipod won't work unless plugged in to computer or mains

I bought an ipod nano 4gb from somebody over the internet who advertised it as being brand new, but once I received it I attempted to switch it on but it wouldn't turn on so I assumed that it need charging which I did via my computer. Once it was fully charged I connected to itunes and put my songs on it, they all played ok. When I disconnected from the computer it wouldn't switch back on so I now have to listen to it whilst either plugged in to mains or computer.
Please can you help me.
Thank you
Alison

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Alison65,

good day, the only possible cause why your player can only power up using it's own charger or through pc connection is:

1) The connection of the rechargeable battery inside the player is loose or out of contact

2) The rechargeable battery itself is faulty
3) The connection from the charging line is loose or out of contact

most likely your problem is within the internal of the unit.

cheers,
mark









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Possibly needs new battery whilst connected to computer it works off the computer power supply

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