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IPod 4G does not resume properly (loses its place) after sleeping

When I pause my 4GB iPod 4G mid-podcast and let it go to sleep, when it wakes up, I can't resume where I paused it. Although the display shows the proper podcast name and time code, when I hit the pause button to get it to play, there's a long delay of up to ten seconds or so, then the player starts playing the next item in the playlist from the beginning. I always have to go back in the playlist to get the correct item and fast forward thru it to get to where it was before. This problem only occurs when the iPod has gone completely to sleep.

Is this a known problem, or am I the only one having it? Seems like something that would have had a firmware fix issued if it were common.

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  • fixyaipod4gp Feb 03, 2009

    Thanks, but making sure the iPod has the latest version (1.0.3) and rebooting it didn't change things.

  • fixyaipod4gp Jan 03, 2014

    Finally found a solution a while back: bought an iPod nano 5th generation. Haven't had a problem with it ever.



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Hi, What you can do is :

1) Try connecting your IPod to computer and open itunes

2) Update the software.

3) Try pressing down "Menu and Center Round button together untill you see a Apple Logo on the screen"

4) Then you can try using it and issue should be resolved.

Posted on Feb 03, 2009


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