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Disabled itouch broken home button

I have a disabled itouch and cant get it to restore cause my itune says i cnt use it without entering a code on itouch but the itouch says connect to itune
The worse part of it is i found the tip where u hold power and home to restore with dfu mode but the thing is my home button is broken

any solutions?? please help and the itouch is out of warrenty

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If you havent flashed it you cud pay apple to repair it if poss but i'm not sure

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I disabled my itouch because i put the password in wrong


If you enter the password too many times it becomes disabled for security reasons. There is not a master code to unlock it. You will need to restore the ipod and reload from your library or from your back up.

Once at the computer you will need itunes open and your ipod connected

1) Make sure you have the latest vertion of itunes downloading
you can check this by going to { HELP>CHECK FOR UPDATES}

2) On the ipod hold the sleep wake button at the top and the home button on the bottom at the same time until you see the apple logo

3) Once you see the apple logo - release the sleep/wake button but remain holding the home button

4) You will see an error message from your computer
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5) click ok - Then the restore button - the restore will take about 15- 20 minutes

Note: if you have previously backed up the ipod it will prompt you to restore from back up in the restore process

6) re - sync2_bing.gif your content after the restore is complete

7) after sync disconnect and use

I hoped this helped-

** NOTE: If you get an error while restoring the ipod try and restore from another computer ***

May 21, 2010 | Apple iPod touch

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Fix Disabled ITouch that ITunes will not recognize


If your itouch reads "disabled connect to itunes" and shows the "locked" icon and your itunes will not even recognize the device and itunes says your itouch is locked and enter password, Here is what you do to restore your itouch: (you will lose all itouch contents but it is worth it as almost all say it is broken and worthless)
1. Turn off your itouch or ipod. Do not have charger / usb connected to ipod or itouch.
2. With device off, connect the charger end of the cable to the itouch / ipod but do not plug the usb into the computer.
3. Open Itunes
3. While holding down the menu button (and I mean keep holding it down), plug the usb into the computer.
4. Wait to see the new wonderful graphic on your device and computer screen that shows that your ipod / itouch is recognized.
Your itouch will start immediately restoring itself and you are ready to fill it up with wonderful images, photos and videos again!
So happy to share this tip. It saved me money and time.

on Jun 29, 2010 | Apple iPod touch

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Code?! FORGOT YOUR CODE?!


In order to get rid of the forgotten code and disabled message, we must restore the device.

In this case when the iphone or itouch or similar is giving you a message that its disabled, then we have to first force the device into recovery mode, from which we can do a normal restore.

Note that this removes all the content from your player.

Basically the steps are

1. Take out the usb cable, connect it to the computer, but not to the device.

2. Turn off your device

3. While pressing and holding the home button, reconnect the usb cable to the device, when you reconnect the usb cable the phone or itouch should power on.

If you are low on battery let it charge for a while, then start from thebeginning (unplug the usb from the device)

4. While still holding the home button, until you see a message about "Connect to Itunes" then let go.

5. if not already open, open itunes, you should receive a short warning about recovery mode.

6. do a normal restore from itunes, it wipes the devices and the disabled message and the forgotten code are removed.

on May 01, 2008 | Apple iPod MP3 Player

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I entered the wrong code too many times on my itouch


You can put the iPod into recovery mode, and then restore the iPod.

To do this:
1) Turn the iPod off.
2) Hold down the Home button on the iPod while connecting it to the computer it was last synced with.
3) Release the Home button when the iTunes image appears on the iPod's screen.
4) Wait for iTunes to recognize the iPod and then follow the onscreen instructions to restore the iPod.

Nov 10, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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My ipod is disabled


While your itouch is connected to your computer, and itunes is open, press and hold the sleep/off button (the one on the top of the itouch) until the slider comes up on the screen. Slide the slider to turn off the itouch. Now, press and hold the home button (the one right below the screen) and at the same time, press the off/sleep button again. Hold both until you see your itunes page bring up a "restore" feature. Unfortunately, when restoring, you will lose all data (songs, etc..) Hopefully, you have this data in itunes and can easily download it back onto your itouch. This is the only thing that works. Sucks that you lose everything, but at least your itouch will once again work....

Jul 22, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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My ipod touch is disabled and i cant hook it up to itunes cause it needs a code but its disabled and is stuck at the disabled screen.


you will need to put your touch into recovery mode aka DFU mode.
Here are the steps:
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Plug the usb cable into the Ipod and NOT into the computer.
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.

Jun 16, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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Your ipod has been jailbrokan and apple has detected that so they disabled it.

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connect to itunes hold the power button and the home button until screen on ipod goes black keep holding the hme button until itunes says that it detected an itouch in restore mde then you have to do a system restore n itunes

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plug in your iPod touch then close itune and hold the power and home button until the logo (apple)
appears the let go of the power button but keep holding onto the home button until an itune sign appear then push restore on you itunes...........

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How do i exit my iphone running on singleuser boot


hey guys... the only thing you can do now is to restore your iphone/ipodtouch...
how to restore:
connect your itouch/iphone with usb to your computer and open itunes... probably itunes will not find your itouch/iphone cause its not booted correctly... so
hold down the sleep button and home button for more then 15 sec. first it appears a black screen and after actually you have to hold down both buttons till this logo with the usb and itunes appears and then itunes said its a problem with your itouch/iphone and you have to restore...
thats all - itunes restores your itouch/iphone and finish :D

good luck guys ;)

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