1 Reply Latest reply: Jun 27, 2013 6:57 AM by sheila_m.
cs1870 Level 1 Level 1

What to do about nano shutting down after one minute of play?


iPod nano
  • sheila_m. Community Specialists Community Specialists

    Hello cs1870,

     

    I would be concerned too if my iPod was shutting off after one minute.  I found an article with some steps you can take to address issues like this:

     

    Constantly restarting

    • Try putting the iPod into disk mode and restoring:
      • Reset the device (press the Sleep and Volume Down buttons simultaneously until the display turns black—about eight seconds).
      • When the display turns black, hold down the Volume Down and Volume Up buttons simultaneously until the device enters Disk mode.
    • While the device is in disk mode, connect it to iTunes and try to restore.
    • Sync to iTunes and try to restore the iPod

     

    You can find the full article here:

    iPod nano (6th generation): Hardware troubleshooting

    http://support.apple.com/kb/TS3474

     

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    Best,

    Sheila M.