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Posted on Nov 30, 2007

Blank screen on my ipod nano

I just got my ipod yesterday. i downloaded two songs to it. when i went to turn it off it froze and just has a blank screen. now what?

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  • Anonymous Nov 30, 2007

    blank screen on my ipod nano

  • qwaszx Dec 15, 2007

    My ipod wont turn on, wont charge, and i wont even reset does anybody know what to do so i will work?

  • i pod fed up Dec 19, 2007

    none it froze halfway through song. just came back from service for same problem

  • sexysue Dec 21, 2007

    my ipod will not switch on after i have charged it even when connected to the computer

  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2007

    yup,my ipod is doing the same thing.Not turning on or won't charge

  • KelBells Dec 29, 2007

    yep having same problem! CoMpleteLY dead won't do NOTHING!!!!

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2008

    ipod was just workin fine and now it wont even come on...its just off... and it doesnt work for some odd reason

  • Anonymous Jan 17, 2008

    8GB Nano, blank screen, lights up but stays blank.

  • lyndy Jan 30, 2008

    I have the same problem,I listened to a song,turned it off,then went to turn it back on a couple of minutes later and nothing but a blank screen

  • bodiecan Feb 02, 2008

    same problem recharged was playing, turned off ,when i turned back on wouldn,t work

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2008

    screen suddenl went blank but lights up..i am not able to turn it off or on..its just blank

  • Anonymous Apr 05, 2008

    I have been experiencing continous problem with my ipod freezing and resetting several times I now have no response at all when it is plugged on to the computer or mains.

    On resetting it did a slightly flicker but no loggo came on at all.HELP

  • Anonymous Apr 17, 2008

    my i pod doesn't come on at all. juts a battery then it goes blank

  • Anonymous May 21, 2008

    same problem. new nano 8 giga and white screen. so many people with the same problem and apple doesnt give any information on its website... i have restored, instaled nthe updates, nothing helps.

  • breid123 Oct 12, 2008

    screen showing blank things!

  • Anonymous Jan 18, 2009

    nano 4gb just died in the middle of a song. no response to anything I do. this sucks..

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2009

    my ipod nano sc reen is totaly black it doesn't turn on at all!!


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My ipod is not started so what should i do ?



My nano had has a blank screen but it still plays music. I suggest letting it die out and then recharge it.



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