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My ipod touch is disabled, because I let my little brother mess with it and I dont know what he did to it. Anyway it has my old background on it and all the dates i had on my calender still come up on the set days, but all it says on the top is Ipod Disabled, connet with itunes. I cant connect to itunes, beacause it asks for me to unlock my ipod, but I cant and everything I try doesnt work. How can I fix my ipod? Will this make everything in my memory of my ipod erase?

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Your iPod touch was disabled because the incorrect password was entered too many times.

According to Apple's website, the only way you are going to be able to unlock it is by first connecting it to the computer you normally sync it with.

After iTunes recognizes the iPod, you can unlock it.

If that doesn't work, then you can try to restore the iPod. With the iPod disconnected, do this:
1) Turn off the iPod
2) Hold down the Home button and plug the iPod into the computer. Continue holding down the Home button until you see the iTunes logo on the iPod screen.
3) Restore the iPod.

If this doesn't work, you'll have to call Apple customer support.

Posted on Nov 14, 2009

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Plug it into your computer and through itunes on your original computer you will be able to reset it. If it is not the original computer that you are using you will be able to reset it but will probably lose the information on it. Hope this helps

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

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  2. Open iTunes.
  3. Click the Options button in the lower right corner of the iTunes window.
  4. Click Enable USB disk use. (sometimes optional)
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So you have to give the touch back and have it connect with the original pc. Or then loose all the files with a update/restore.



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