When it says place the iPod in recovery mode
Place the iPod in recovery mode using one of these programs:
RecBoot may have problems on 64X windows, then try:
For MAC or PC
Installs blootware on PC too
- If not successful and you can't fully turn the iOS device fully off, let the battery fully drain. After charging for an least an hour try the above again.
- Try another cable
- 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.