HT1212: iOS: Forgotten passcode or device disabled after entering wrong passcodeLearn about iOS: Forgotten passcode or device disabled after entering wrong passcode
What happens when you connect the iPod to your computer and restore via iTunes?
Place the iOS device in Recovery Mode if necessary to allow the restore.
If recovery mode does not work try DFU mode.
A dialog box pop-up instructing to to "try again", "more information", "cancel".
Basically it said "itunes could not connecto to the Ipod Touch because it is locked with a passcode. You must enter your passcode on Ipod touch before it can be used with Itunes"
How long did it take to get that error?
After you placed the iPod in recovery mode and then tried to restore did iTunes say it found an iPod in recovery mode?
Did you try DFU mode and then restore?
Place the iPod in recovery mode using one of these programs and then restore:
For MAC or PC
Wonderful, it restored the factory settings for the Ipod.
For the people who want to keep their data, this isn't the option but since I js had to get it started it was good for me.
Thanks a lot for the link. It did work.