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Ipod nano not charging on docking system, it has low battery if none, can play with a little charge on ipod but has to be charged with plug first, the docking system is brand new aswell and is charging another ipod in the household.

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  • petroluus Dec 25, 2008

    I have the same problem with my new Ipod, is there a sulution or is this just the way the new Ipod works? Or is it maybe the docking station that is not compatible? The ipod is new and I bought a Digitech docking station 1 week ago at TopCD

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    my Ipod Classic will not charge on any of our docking stations / computer or plug socket

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For some **** reason the new ipod nano (4th generation) does not support FireWire and therefore will not charge on any docking station that is a FireWire power sorce - which seems to be most of them out there!
have same problem so will end up charging from computer as docking station still plays the new nano, no point in buying new docking station just for sake of charging!

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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The brand new iPod nano's dont charge in docking stations for some weird reason so you have to charge it in your computer before you play. Annoying I know.

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

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