Question about Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1 GB) MP3 Player (MA564LL/A)

2 Answers

IPod shuffle Second Gen problem

I put iPod shuffle on the charger it flashes 3 times an orange light for about 5 seconds and stops. My computer doesnt show that its connected and i cant turn my ipod on.

Posted by on

2 Answers

Re: iPod shuffle Second Gen problem

Your ipod is just have to get another charger

Posted on Mar 16, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.


    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 193 Answers
Re: iPod shuffle Second Gen problem

Apple recommends that iTunes customers using Windows Vista upgrade to iTunes 7.2 or later. If you are using an iPod with iTunes on Windows Vista, please review the important information in Knowledge Base document





Ejecting iPod using Windows Explorer on Windows Vista may corrupt iPod


Some customers may see the following message when connecting an iPod to iTunes 7.2 or later on a computer running Windows Vista.



Microsoft has released an update for Windows Vista that addresses a situation where ejecting iPod from Windows Explorer or by using the "Safely Remove Hardware" feature in Windows Vista could corrupt your iPod. Apple recommends Windows Vista customers who own an iPod install this software update. For information on how to install this Microsoft hot fix, refer to the "Update your software" section below. Tip: iPod can always be ejected safely by choosing Eject iPod from the Controls menu within iTunes.

Update your software

Microsoft has made this Update for Windows Vista (KB936824) available via Windows Update as well as a separate download package. To download this update via Windows Update follow the steps below:

  1. From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel, select Check for updates in the Security section. If the Control Panel is in Classic view, open Windows Update.
  3. Click the View available updates link and be sure that Update for Windows Vista (KB936824) is checked.
  4. Click Install.




Posted on Oct 17, 2007

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


3 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My ipod shuffle 2nd generation is not charging, when i put it in the charger it has a flashing orange light and never reaches the green light help please!!!!!!!!11

The battery in your iPod Shuffle has apparently reached the end of its usable life.

There are directions, replacement parts, and tools available at ifixit to allow you to replace the battery:

Please click the link above for the repair instructions and links to parts and tools needed.

Jan 05, 2011 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

1 Answer

Can't turn on ipod shuffle

Try To Plug It Into The Computer.. This will Sometimes Turn It Back On

May 06, 2010 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

1 Answer

Ipod shuffle will not sync

try clicking on summury in itunes and go through the settings then click sync in the bottom right

Nov 16, 2009 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

2 Answers

Ipod shuffle 2nd gen problem

Remember these five basic suggestions if you have a problem with iPod shuffle. Try
these steps one at a time until the problem is resolved. If one of the following doesn’t
help, read on for solutions to specific problems.
Reset iPod shuffle by turning it off, waiting five seconds, and then turning it back on
Retry with a different USB port if you cannot see iPod shuffle in iTunes.
Restart your computer, and make sure you have the latest software updates
 Reinstall iTunes software from the latest version on the web.

 If the status light blinks orange when you press a button, the iPod shuffle buttons are
disabled. Press and hold Play/Pause (’) for about three seconds, until the status light
blinks green.
 Connect iPod shuffle to a high-power USB port on your computer. Your iPod shuffle
battery may need to be recharged.
Turn iPod shuffle off, wait five seconds, and then turn it on again.
You may need to restore iPod shuffle software

May 31, 2009 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

1 Answer

Ipod shuffle flashes orange light and dosen't show in itunes

if you have itunes loaded already on your pc then try plugging the ipod into a different usb port to the one you have already tried. Hopefully it will be picked up.

Dec 30, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

1 Answer

Silver second generation shuffle brand new

are you using itunes to collect then transfer your music to your ipod? that is how it is done

Sep 22, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

1 Answer

Apple iPod shuffle MP3 (2nd generation)

It could be a few things.

1, The Charger is bad
2. The battery is completely dead
3. There is an internal malfunction that would require factory service.

While this may not help try plugging the charger into another computers USB port and dock it to see if anything happens.

Aug 12, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Apple iPod  shuffle Second Gen. Silver (1 GB) MP3 Player (MA564LL/A) Logo

Related Topics:

2,823 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Apple MP3 & Digital Media Players Experts

 Mike M
Mike M

Level 3 Expert

3320 Answers

Ron Dufek
Ron Dufek

Level 2 Expert

397 Answers

Raisin Brann

Level 1 Expert

28 Answers

Are you an Apple MP3 and Digital Media Player Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides