THANKYOU Reply Report MoodyG aka Glad2Help- Jul 27, 2010 08:32AM You're all welcome! Once that's done you can move on to other media such as podcasts, videos, photos, playliststt2 Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post This site contains user submitted content, comments Does anybody know what could I try? originalmachead - 08/31/2014 I have an ipod that when it goes to sleep, it puts itself into DFU mode. http://auctusdev.com/ipod-classic/ipod-classic-80gb-red-x-error.html
Try ' Restore' now. Look up help on the internet. I've lost much sleep over this problem and even got in trouble with a supervisor at my job when I showed up very tired because I was up at the wee HELP!
Thanks 01-23-2010, 10:16 AM #6 tyrion84 Freshman Lounger Join Date: Jan 2010 Posts: 2 permalink hi there, my first post here to ask help... It then shuts off about every 25 seconds. However, the fact that it works fine when plugged into a USB power source could mean that the battery is at fault. Bad hard drive¶ It is also possible that the sad iPod icon is caused by a bad or poorly connected hard drive.
Restore the iPod. Bad logic board¶ If attempting to restore the iPod and diagnosing the hard drive and connections does not fix the problem, the issue is probably the logic board. IPod Classic froze up last night, had a full charge, tried to restore, but it won't let me ... Ipod Classic Disk Mode How can I Avoid Being Frightened by the Horror Story I am Writing? 4 dogs have been born in the same week.
You can get SMART status and other stuff, but I couldn't find one to do a scan of the drive manually. –jmlumpkin Jan 5 '11 at 13:50 In SMART Restore Ipod Classic i then replaced the audio-headphone jack and that didnt solve the problem. I notice that when I sync my iPod classic to iTunes every songs appears to transfer but when I play my iPod it skips those new songs I added. Using your tools, you have to go around the entire faceplate to unlock it from the bottom shell.
Caitlin had "misplaced" her ... 1 Step 1: Plan of actionBricked is a term used to describe something that has taken on the condition of being useless as a brick where Restore Ipod Classic Without Itunes What makes it so interesting is if the update were corrupting the firmware on the iPod itself, it would no longer be able to access any drive, so I doubt that You can use ... 6 Step 6: Prep patient for transplantThe trick to doing this is mis en place. Once these have been fixed you can reset the iPod (hold Menu+Select) and should stand a better chance of a successful restore.
It just opened the file and didn't seem to make any difference. Try again and wait. Factory Reset Ipod Classic Samantha Phillips - August 11 Reply last month I added some songs to my iTunes library. Hard Reset Ipod Classic I reset it and it came on and played fine.
In this instance, re-connecting or replacing the hard drive cable (thin or thick) first is a good idea. check my blog At first I got the impression that the hard drive was good and that the software update just hosed the OS or the boot sector on the drive, but when you Can be quick or full format. The main thing is to avoid marking the fascia.
Putting a silicone skin on your iPod covers up the marring marks I see in your picture.The first time it's gonna hurt. Ipod Classic Corrupted
I also went through the steps on apples website of what they say to do when you get that error. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Is it because battery cable may not be completely in or is it a bad battery or something else?!?!? this content You can find another link to buy the drive, and an installation guide on how to install the drive on iFixit I had similar issues and replaced the drive with succes.
Of course make sure that you backup your music :) The other thing that I read is that it may be confused as a network drive. Ipod Classic Diagnostic Mode i thought it was flash.There was a similar instructable out there about how to fix a bricked ipod touch. Perhaps this thread from Apple's support discussions may shed some light on the issue.
Browse our hard drives (thin or thick) and check out our iPod ID page for compatible drives. Bit expensive but you do get much better battery life as a result.Sweet. We're speculating that it might be the battery (although we've never encountered a case where the battery caused interference). Erase Ipod Classic When I plugged my iPod into the computer this week, iTunes tells me it is corrupted and needs to be restored.
Will update if anythong change. Kyle Wiens - 05/07/2009 Reply Picture of circle with X in the middle. But as soon as it did it went right back to the continuous reboot.. have a peek at these guys To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
I have no idea if the adapter exists, but it sounds like one heck of an instructable if it doesn't. Note: Video iPods have unique connectors, and only specific hard drives will work in them.