Currently Being ModeratedMar 2, 2013 3:44 PM (in response to karenn_25)
When it says place the iPod in recovery mode, use this program instead of the buttons.
RecBoot: Easy Way to Put iPhone into Recovery Modecharging for an least an hour try the above again.
- Try on another computer
- If still not successful that usually indicates a hardware problem and an appointment at the Genius Bar of an Apple store is in order.