What to do when your iPod says do not disconnect?
If an Apple iPod is locked up or continues to display the “Do Not Disconnect” message after being disconnected from the computer, press and hold the following combination of buttons for approximately 10 seconds to reset the iPod.
What to do when iPod classic says OK to disconnect?
To reset an iPod classic, press and hold the _*Menu and Centre (Select) buttons*_ simultaneously until the Apple logo appears, usually after about 6 to 8 seconds. I have the same problem. itunes says “ok to disconnect” but ipod is FROZEN on “Do not Disconnect”.
How do I get my iPod classic out of diagnostic mode?
Regular (white) iPods are reset by:
- turn the Hold switch on,
- turn the Hold switch off,
- press and hold the Play/Pause and Menu buttons until the Apple iPod logo appears.
What does disk mode mean on iPod classic?
Disk mode is a mode on iPods that do not run iOS that allow you to browse the root of the iPod for recovery. On iTunes, clicking “enable disk use” allows it to access the disk without booting into Disk mode.
How do I put my iPod classic in recovery mode?
Force your iPod to restart, by pressing and holding both the Sleep/Wake and the Home button. Keep doing this for at least 10 seconds, and don’t release the buttons when you see the Apple logo. Keep pressing and holding until you see the recovery mode screen. You will see a menu with the options to restore or to update.
How do I fix a corrupted iPod classic?
Connect the device to the USB cable, press MENU+SELECT like a standard reset but keep holding for 12 seconds. The device should reboot as normal and then the screen should go blank. Now open iTunes and try to restore again. If all else fails try Erase your iPod – The Super Fix for most iPod Problems.
How do you force restart an iPod classic?
Force restart your iPod classic
- Put the Hold switch firmly in the unlocked position.
- Press and hold the Menu and Center (or Select) buttons for 8 seconds, or until you see the Apple logo.