Question about Apple iPod touch
Hi I recently received an Ipod Nano from a friend and I set it up and everything worked great. I just locked the screen and I can't unlock it. I called my friend and he said that he forgot the 4 digit combination. Does anyone have a quick fix for this? i cant unlock my ipod touch it keep saying disable
There are basically three ways to unlock the Screen Lock on your iPod:
Everything on your iPod will be erased.
This should not be a problem if you have all of your songs, videos, and other media stored in iTunes and you can synchronize once again after getting the iPod unlocked. Besides, if you don’t unlock your iPod it’s useless right? Learn how to Restore your iPod using the instructions from Apple’s site.
I've tried the below method, and my music is still intact]
1. Plug in ipod.
2. Open “My Computer”
3. Look for the removable device (which is your ipod).
4. Open the folder, search for this hidden file : _locked.
rename or remove(delete) this file.
5. Eject your ipod.
Posted on Apr 16, 2009
Hey, i had the exact same problem with mine i acidently locked it...
All you have to do it plug it in to your computer and it should come up in itunes
You theen just press restore and it takes about 5 minutes
When you unplug you select your language and its back to normal
the only problem is, is that while restoring it, it gets rid of all the stuff on the ipod
But if its on your computer it shouldnt matter anyway :)
Posted on Jun 25, 2009
I can not get in my i pod it lock i for got it
Posted on Sep 26, 2008
If its the ipod Touch that is disabled, use Ziphone.
Use the Ziphone ipod touch and iphone jailbreak GUI to put the ipod in recovery mode. Then restore it using iTunes.
Posted on Jun 11, 2008
Hi I have a nano Ipod and it got lock and I don't remember the four digit code
Posted on May 05, 2009
Just plug your ipod into the computer and open iTunes then hold the home button and the power button until itunes recognizes it and then restore it
Posted on Jun 21, 2008
Check this link; http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=302255 Hopefully explains all - please ask again if not :)
Posted on Jul 01, 2007
You guys need to perform restore on the pc
Posted on Apr 30, 2008
to fix this you will need to erase all the data on the ipod(s).
plug the ipod into the computer using the included usb cable. open itunes (if it doesn't open automatically) in the column on the left side of the window there is an icon showing your ipod's name. click on it then click on the button that says "restore ipod"
WARNING: this will erase all the content on the ipod (you can put it back on later)
it will ask you to confirm. hit ok and keep your ipod plugged in as it restores it to it original state. pick the language you prefer and then load your music back on the device
Posted on Jul 06, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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