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Help my brand new ipod nano 4th generation wont work now when i try and switch it on nothing happens and doesnt even respond when plugged in to my laptop. it did yesturday when i bought it and ive been using it but now it doesnt work.

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Hi, Try this out...

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.

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