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cannot turn on ipod nano

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Nov 13, 2013 8:06 AM

I just bought the ipod nano and charged it overnight and now I cannot turn it on??? How to fix this problem.

iPod nano
  • matt00 Community Specialists Community Specialists (3,240 points)
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    Nov 15, 2013 11:21 AM (in response to msakamoto)

    Hey msakamoto,



    Thanks for the question. I understand you are experiencing issues with your iPod nano. The following resource may help to resolve your issue:


    iPod nano (6th generation): Hardware troubleshooting


    Will not turn on or screen remains dark


    - Connect iPod to power for at least ten minutes to ensure that the battery has enough charge to allow iPod to turn on.


    - If iPod does not turn on after ten minutes, try resetting the device while it is still connected to power. Reset the iPod by holding down the Sleep/Wake button and the Volume Down button for at least eight seconds or until you see the Apple logo appear.


    - If the Apple logo appears on the display, connect iPod to a computer and verify that it appears in iTunes and can play music. If iPod appears in iTunes and can play music, no further troubleshooting is needed.


    - If the screen remains dark and will not turn on, then your iPod may need service.




    Matt M.


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