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Question: Can you reset an 5th gen Ipod touch without a home button?

So my Ipod touch 5th gen refuses to charge and my home button is broken. Is there a way to reset it without a home button?

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Assuming you need a hard reset, @limnos' answer will not work for you. But, this free program says that it can get you into recovery mode if your Home button is not working: https://www.tenorshare.com/products/reiboot.html Then restore from a backup.

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Mar 18, 2018 12:07 PM in response to Kookie7273 In response to Kookie7273

Assuming you need a hard reset, @limnos' answer will not work for you. But, this free program says that it can get you into recovery mode if your Home button is not working: https://www.tenorshare.com/products/reiboot.html Then restore from a backup.

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