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IPod Shuffle 2G - unrecognised anywhere in windows

I got a new Ipod Shuffle 2G. I connected the usb and put in the ipod. It just flashes an orange light constantly. It has been charged for a long time. I have reset it, restarted the computer, downloaded the latest version of itunes. my iPod Classic works in the same usb port. The shuffle however dosen't show up anywhere in My Computer, or in itunes. When i plug it in all i get is an orange light that blinks three times

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  • first i will cover turning the unit on. then i will cover how to charge the unit.
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  • Press the play button on the iPod Shuffle to begin music playback. If the iPod does not begin to play, follow the rest of the instructions.
  • Plug the iPod USB cable into the bottom of your iPod Shuffle and then connect the other end of the cable to your iPod power adapter.
  • Plug the iPod power adapter into a standard electrical outlet to charge the iPod Shuffle's battery. Try to press the play button again.
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