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My old ipod touch will not let me change its date and time settings. also, when i press the top button the screen goes white and after a few seconds it freezes. i have tried reseting it a million times. after i reset it is is very dark and when i press the top button it freezes again. help please

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If u have downloaded any music of limewire or a torrent u could have downloaded a "infected" file so u need to update your firmware because it is probably "buggy" so it needs to be replaced.

if u dont want to update to a newer version AKA, 1.1.5,2.1.1 and 2.2.1 then u need to downgrade by downloading a firmware from a clean website and then when u go to refresh u have to do this.

1) download new firmware.

2) plug ipod into comp.

3) push and HOLD SHIFT click RESTORE.

4) a menu will pop up and then it will ask u to find the downloaded firmware hopefully u downloaded it to desktop and click the downloaded firmware and click OK.

5) it will restore and it will say restoring new firmware. so on and so forth..

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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    Cameron Keller Mar 06, 2009

    i will post some websites

  • Cameron Keller
    Cameron Keller Mar 06, 2009

    heres 1 www.mydigitallife.info/2009/02/09/apple-iphone-and-ipod-touch-firmware-update-221-direct-download-links/

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