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My Computer and iTunes does not recognize my iPod classic

I connect my iPod classic 80GB to my computer and neither iTunes nor my computer recognizes my iPod. My iPod will start to charge but the battery meter varies greatly. I have tried connecting the ipod to two other computers but without success. Can you please help me?

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Try resetting your iPod to reset a ride on classic do the following

  1. 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.

Posted on Jul 31, 2009

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Your ipod cable may possible have a short or got something spilled on it exc. i would replace the cable and go from there

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