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FORGOT PASSWORD FOR IPOD CLASSIC. CAN'T UNLOCK.

CAN YOU HELP ME GET IT UNLOCKED?

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    i can unlock my ipod and forgot my password

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Try this
1. plug into computer
2. hold down select buton and menu button until restarts then only let go of menu button
3.itunes should recognize ipod in recovery mode, then jus restore in itunes

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I forgot my password and can't unlock my ipod classic.


According to Apple, if you have forgotten the code, you can unlock the IPod by doing the following:
Connect your IPod to the primary computer you use it with (the first one IPod synced with), and open iTunes.
When you disconnect iPod from the computer, it will no longer be locked.
If you can't unlock IPod using either [the code or connecting it to the computer you use to manage its songs]. . . you can restore your iPod to factory settings using iPod Updater. Please note that this will erase all data on your iPod.
Afterwards, you can add your music and data back to your iPod.
If you want to change the primary computer that your IPod is associated with, do this:
1. Restore your iPod. WARNING: The restore process cannot be undone.
All of your songs and files will be deleted. Always make a backup of your important data.
2. Connect your iPod to the computer that you want to be the primary computer.
3. Open iTunes and synchronize.
Apple also notes that company "representatives cannot unlock an iPod if you forget your combination. If you can't unlock your iPod and you don't have access to the primary computer, your only option is to restore the IPod, which will erase all music and data."
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Dec 19, 2010 | Apple iPod classic MP3 Player

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So, you forgot your password huh? Well, the best way to unlock the iPod when the screen lock code was forgotten is to connect it to your computer and view it in My Computer. Go to folders, make sure you can view hidden files then go to ipod control click device then delete the file named _locked. unplugged ur ipod and its unlocked.

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According to Apple, if you have forgotten the code, you can unlock the
IPod by doing the following:
Connect your IPod to the primary computer you use it with (the first one
IPod synced with), and open iTunes. When you disconnect iPod from the
computer, it will no longer be locked.
If you can't unlock IPod using either [the code or connecting it to the
computer you use to manage its songs]. . . you can restore your iPod to
factory settings using iPod Updater. Please note that this will erase
all data on your iPod. Afterwards, you can add your music and data back
to your iPod.
If you want to change the primary computer that your IPod is associated
with, do this:
1. Restore your iPod. Warning: The restore process cannot be undone.
All of your songs and files will be deleted. Always make a backup of
your important data.
2. Connect your iPod to the computer that you want to be the primary
computer.
3. Open iTunes and synchronize.
Apple also notes that company "representatives cannot unlock an iPod if
you forget your combination. If you can't unlock your iPod and you don't
have access to the primary computer, your only option is to restore the
IPod, which will erase all music and data."
Good Luck, I hope this helps
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May 12, 2010 | Apple iPod classic MP3 Player

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There is only one way to remove the password on an ipod besides actually knowing the password. You need to hook up your ipod to itunes, and restore the unit. This will delete all the data on your ipod, but it will no longer have a password. If you have all your data on itunes already, then it should be no big deal. If you have any further questions feel free to contact www.wiredextreme.com.

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there is no way you can unlock your ipod nano without the screen password. i would request you to contact the authorized service center. they will be in a position to help you out.  

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How do I Unlock Ipod screen if I forgot the 4 digit password?


The only way to get rid of the password is to do a "Factory Reset" which will delete everything on the iPod. You hook it up to the computer and then when you select the iPod in the "source" panel of iTunes, select the "Summary" tab. There should be a "Restore" button. Just follow the instructions that iTunes gives you. For more detail, Apple support has a page that has every little thing on it, but this should be enough to get you through it.

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How do I Unlock Ipod screen if I forgot the 4 digit password?


no no no no no no no!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

When connect ipod to computer, go to my computer. Click on ipod:-
-click on tools, go to folder options
-go to view tab
-check show hidden files
-a ghost like folder will apear: ipod control
-click on it and go to device
-there will be a locked file
-click and delete it

Your ipod is unlocked!!!!!!!!!!!!

JOHN

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Au6H_u-q434

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How do I Unlock Ipod screen if I forgot the 4 digit password?


hi,

if you use windows xp try this way:

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.

hope to be useful
Rriccardo

Aug 03, 2008 | Apple iPod classic MP3 Player

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