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Ipod touch will not charge r connect to computer

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Try restoring it...here's how...

  1. Disconnect the USB cable from the iPhone or iPod touch, but leave the other end of the cable connected to your computer's USB port.
  2. Power off the device (Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button for a few seconds until the red slider appears, then slide the slider. Wait for the the iPhone or iPod touch to turn off.
  3. Press and hold the Home button while reconnecting the USB cable to iPhone. When you reconnect the USB to iPhone, the device should then power on.

    Note: If you see the message "Charging... Please Wait" , let the device charge for at least 10 minutes to ensure the battery has some charge and then start with step 2 again.
  4. Continue holding the Home button while iPhone starts up. While starting up, you will see the Apple logo.
  5. When you see "Connect to iTunes" on the screen, you can release the Home button andiTuneswill display the recovery mode message:

    If you don't see the "Connect to iTunes" screen, then disconnect the USB cable from iPhone and repeat steps 3-6.

Posted on Sep 07, 2009

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Change the usb cable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 90% it works completly!

Posted on May 13, 2010

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SOURCE: My Computer and iTunes does not recognize my iPod

reformat and put a new songs and videos thats the fast way to do it

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SOURCE: itunes locks up when i connect my ipod touch

try to install itunes again

Posted on May 15, 2009

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you will have to restore your ipod to factory default settings in itunes.
or you can jailbreak the ipod with software like quickpwn.

Here is how to restore your ipod in itunes.
You will need to put the itouch in DFU/Recovery mode to get it to connect.

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Hold the Home Button down for 5 second (do not release it)
Then Press and hold the Power Button for approx 10 secs (count them out)
Your iPod will reboot.
Release the power button and continue holding the Home button for an additional 27secs.
You may see the screen go blank or not.
Plug the USB end into the computer with itunes open.
Your ipod will mount in recovery mode.
Restore it and Your all set.

if you need any further help let me know.
Good Luck

Posted on Jun 01, 2009

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Not quite sure about the charging problem, but maybe this link can help:
http://www.apple.com/support/ipodtouch/troubleshooting/itunes/#

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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SOURCE: my 1st generation ipod touch will not charge, i

Does the screen light up and you see the charging logo at least or is it just black? If you see that battery logo, but it never turns on, you have a broken battery. If it stays black alltogether you have a broken logic boardIt's not too hard to replace the either part yourself. Here is an iPod Repair Guide that shows how to open an iPod. Parts are easily available on Ebay. If you want somebody else to do it for you go to iPad Repair

Posted on Feb 23, 2010

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Why isnt my ipod charging?


iPod's battery doesn't charge


Several things could keep your iPod's battery from charging. The major causes are listed below in logical order. Check each one to see if it's what's keeping your battery from charging.


Low-powered USB port

iPods that connect to USB ports require a high-power USB port.

Keyboards and some USB hubs will not charge iPod. Connect iPod directly to the computer or to a USB AC power adapter. Click here for more information.

Connect directly to computer

If you connect iPod to something that connects to the computer (like a USB hub or FireWire drive), connect iPod directly to the USB or

FireWire port on the computer.

FireWire port on a Windows PC

The FireWire (IEEE 1394) ports on some Windows-compatible computers may not be powered, and consequently won't charge iPod when you plug it in. Check here to see if the FireWire port on your PC can charge iPod.

Your computer goes to sleep

Your computer can only charge iPod when it's turned on and not asleep. Make sure your computer is on and not set to go to sleep when you want to charge iPod. Tip:

Some Macintosh computers can charge iPod even though they're asleep.
If your sleeping computer doesn't charge iPod, don't worry, just wake it and let iPod charge.


hope this helps

Aug 14, 2012 | Apple iPod touch

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How do I charge my iPod touch for the First Time


<p>Apple iPod touch is a personal audio player with the ability to store and play MP3 files, digital video and downloadable games and applications. The unit is powered by a rechargeable battery. When charging the battery for the first time, ensure that the battery is fully charged. From there you can turn it on or removing the device from the charger, if desired, regardless of battery level. <br /> <p><br /> <p>1. Enter the main connection for the iPod cable to the socket at the bottom of the iPod touch. <br /> <p><br /> <p>2. Insert the small plug into a USB port on your computer. Turn on the computer. Alternatively, an iPod charger, sold separately, you can recharge your iPod touch with a socket. Connect the wall charger into an AC outlet. Insert the plug on the door of the small wall charger. The battery icon located in the upper right corner of the screen, the battery is charging. <br /> <p><br /> <p>3. Let the battery fully charged. When the battery icon to indicate the device is fully charged, remove the iPod from the cable. <br />

on Aug 09, 2011 | Apple iPod touch

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How can I use my iPod while charging?


<p>If your iPod and it gets low on battery, you can continue to enjoy your music while charging your iPod. To charge your iPod, you can choose from one of two ways: Use a computer to add power to your iPod, or use an electrical outlet to charge the device. Either method will allow you to use your iPod while charging. If your iPod is so low that it does not turn, you may need something to load before you can use while charging. <br /> <p><br /> <p>Charging the iPod using a computer <br /> <p>1. Connect the USB cable to your computer and connect the other end into the iPod port. <br /> <p><br /> <p>2. Make sure your computer is on and not sleeping. <br /> <p><br /> <p>3. Open iTunes and choose the iPod that you connect to the source list to access the settings to get the iPod. <br /> <p><br /> <p>4. Open the menu "Options" and "Manually manage music" checked. If you change the settings to manually manage music, iTunes lets you listen to your iPod while it is connected to the computer and load. <br /> <p><br /> <p>5. Click "Apply" manually manage music, then use the iPod as you want on your computer while charging. <br /> <p><br /> <p>6. Eject the iPod once it is loaded by pressing the 'Eject' button in iTunes. Remove the USB cable from your computer and iPod. <br /> <p><br /> <p>Charging With USB Adapter <br /> <p>1. Connect the USB adapter for the iPod and an electrical outlet. <br /> <p><br /> <p>2. Continue to use your iPod as you want while charging through the USB adapter. <br /> <p><br /> <p>3. Unplug the USB adapter and plug the iPod and the iPod is charged. <br />

on Aug 09, 2011 | Apple iPod touch

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How do i charge my ipod


To charge the battery, choose one of the options below:
  • Connect the device to your computer (not your keyboard) using the included cable to charge the battery and sync. Your computer must be turned on and not in sleep or standby mode. If the device is connected to a computer that's not turned on or is in sleep or standby mode, the battery may drain.
  • Connect iPhone or iPod touch to a power outlet using the included cable and a USB power adapter to charge the battery.
An icon in the upper-right corner of the screen shows battery charging status. If you charge the battery while syncing or using iPhone or iPod touch, it might take longer to charge.
Note: If using a portable computer, make sure it is plugged into power and that the lid or display is open. If the lid is closed, the computer may go into standby, sleep, or hibernation mode and iPhone or iPod touch may not charge.
Important: If iPhone or iPod touch is very low on power, it may display one of the following images indicating that the device needs to charge for up to ten minutes before you can use it. If the device is extremely low on power, the display may be blank for up to two minutes before one of the low-battery images appears. If you don't see the white charging or plug icons, your iPhone or iPod touch may be connected with a FireWire cable. Disconnect the FireWire cable and connect the iPhone or iPod touch to a USB cable or dock.
that should be everything you need to know about charging an iPod Touch. If you require further assistance please feel free to followup with additional comments. If this solution solved the problem please feel free to rate it. Thanks and have a great day-Midwest-Tek

Aug 20, 2010 | Apple iPod touch Second Gen (8 GB,...

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Ipod doc wont charge my ipod?


Certain iPod docks will not work for the iTouch. When I first got mine I had an older iPod dock and it wouldn't charge mine either. Depending on the age of your dock it may be compatible for the itouch.

Nov 15, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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Can't connect to my computer


Hi commercialdr,

the fact that your ipod touch is charging is a good sign.

In regards to the ipod not showing up in itunes, try these steps. After each step, see if it solves your problem before moving onto the next one.

  1. Close itunes and open it up again.
  2. Run software update, and make sure you have the latest software for itunes and the latest firmware for your ipod.
  3. Make sure that the ipod is fully charged.
  4. Disconnect other USB devices from your computer and try a different USB 2.0 port. Also make sure it is a USB port that connects dirrectly to your computer. Not through a USB hub or a keyboard.
  5. Turn off the ipod touch, and turn it on again by holding down the top button and sliding the bar to power off. Then press and hold the top button until the Apple logo appears.
  6. Restart your computer, and reconnect the ipod to your computer.
  7. Download and reinstall the latest version of itunes. www.apple.com/itunes
I hope that helps,

Nathan.

Apr 12, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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Itouch charging


Hi there,

Some speaker systems which are only compatible for charging the ipod nanos and classics do not work with the iPod Touch and the iPhone, the internals are slighly different from one another which will not allow that speaker system to charge your iTouch.

To play & Charge your touch, i suggest getting a speaker system that supports the iPod touch platform.

Hope this helps ?!

Oct 28, 2008 | Apple iPod touch

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My Computer and iTunes does not recognize my iPod


thats happened to me before I made a new account on my i tunes and there is no sync on i tunes what ever song you want you click hold and drag to your music list

Sep 05, 2008 | Apple iPod touch

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Ipod touch


Hi,

Yes, Ipod touch can used with windows.

When the charge is very low an iPod is not reconized in iTunes right away. I would advise leaving it connected to the PC or Mac for a few minutes to charge it a little.

You can see the instructions on how to connct ipod with the computer

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1386?viewlocale=en_US

Good Luck.

Live, Love, Laugh.

May 11, 2008 | Apple iPod shuffle MP3 Player

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Ipod not getting connected to itunes nor getting charged, and please recommend which ipod converter to download. Thank you in advance my ipod is not charged, when connected to a computer


hello!

if your IPod touch is not connected to itunes, please try the ff:

Check the iPod touch Display
-- When you connect iPod touch to your computer, the iPod touch should display an image or message on the display

-- If you do not see any image, check some basic troubleshooting here: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1737
-- If you see a message on the screen, this indicates that the iPod touch does not have sufficient battery charge to operate and will need to be charged for several minutes before it can be recognized in iTunes.

Verify Windows PC System Requirements

--iPod touch requires iTunes 7.4 or later
Check USB Connections

-- iPod touch requires USB 2.0 to function properly
-- Try connecting iPod touch to a different USB port, preferably a port that is built-in to the computer instead of an external USB hub. Connecting iPod touch to your keyboard's USB ports is not recommended.

Restart your PC

-- In some cases, your computer's USB ports may become temporarily disabled or you may experience other software related issues. Restarting your PC is an easy troubleshooting step that may resolve this issue.

Verify iPod touch Driver/Service Installation

-- iPod touch requires two important pieces of software to operate properly on Windows. First, the driver must be installed; for iPod touch the driver is USBAAPL.SYS. Second, Apple Mobile Device Support must be installed as a Windows Service.

May 08, 2008 | Apple iPod touch

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