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No response In the top left hand corner of the screen i have a padlock looking icon and i cannot get rid of it. The Ipod buttons are not responding to presses, ie. cannot switch ipod on/off. I can plug it into the usb on my pc and it opens itunes, but all that is displayed on the screen is " Do Not Disconnect ". Incidently, i have just purchased this ipod on ebay and it was advertised and packaged as brand new, and battery shows that it is charged. Any ideas as to the problem. Thanks for any assistance. Dave

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  • davcorn1 Sep 18, 2007

    I did think about the hold switch and i have moved it both ways several times but the icon is still there. Do you think it could be a faulty switch??

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That icon means your hold switch is on, follow this link and refrence page 5. http://manuals.info.apple.com/en/iPod_Features_Guide.pdf The hold switch is located on the top of your ipod and it slides left & right, this feature allows you put it in your pocket while playing music and you don't have to worry about accidently hitting buttons, it locks all buttons out hence the pad lock icon. Good Luck L8R

Posted on Sep 18, 2007

  • Patrick McGee
    Patrick McGee Sep 19, 2007

    If that's the case then yes I would assume it's a faulty switch. Hate to be the bearer of bad news, It's probably a quick a fix but you need to take it apart and that can be tricky.

    Good Luck again

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