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My ipod nano has locked itself and now it won't do anything help please

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  • tripple a May 10, 2008

    my ipod was in my pockt and now the cirluar button and middle button wont do any thing its locked up on a song and wont shut off. help me some one.



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My ipod has been working find for over a year and has recently starting 'crashing'. I go to change tracks or turn the volume up and it locks, can't even turn it off. I plugged it back into my mac and went to the summary page of my ipod and clicked on 'restore' . This puts it back to its factory settings. It does mean that you have to upload all your material again but it did make it work. However, it did lock again, but rebooting it did work for a while and means it works until i can get to the store to get it fixed. Hope this helps!

Posted on May 13, 2008

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There are 2 solutions i can think of either try getting inside and moving the bit that locks it or take it to an ipod retailer

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