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Freezes My Red Nano iPod shows "Now Playing" but nothing is happening. I tried to plug it in my computer but it's like the computer doesnt regonize it. What can I do to fix this?

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Re: Freezes

I'm not sure why it happens. Ipods are like cellphones and computers. They run on hardware, firmware, and software and from time-to-time they lock up. It does not happen to me often, but occassionally it does. I can't tell you how many times people have told me the reset would not work but after some persistance it ultimately did.

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