How to Reset iPod in Three different Ways

The iPod is a line of portable media players and multi-purpose pocket computers designed and marketed by Apple Inc. The first version was released on October 23, 2001. Jobs announced iPod as a product which put "1,000 songs in your pocket." As time goes by, iPod becomes one of the best entertaining gadgets.


Like other digital device, iPod will get frozen for some reasons. In that case, you can fix your iPod to normal with its reset features. Also, you can try the following methods on how to reset iPod if you find out your iPod is working improperly.


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Method 1. Reset an iPod in 1st-5th Generation


Before you do anything else, make sure that your iPod's hold button isn't on. This is the little switch at the top of the iPod iPod that can "lock" the iPod's buttons.


When you lock the iPod, it won't respond to clicks, which makes it appear to be frozen. You'll know that the hold button is on if you see a little orange area near the switch and a lock icon on the screen. If you see either of these indicators, move the switch back and see if this fixes the problem.


How to reset an iPod which isn't locked? You can do the following steps.

Step 1. Slide the hold switch to the On position and you will see the orange appear

Step 2. Move it back to Off

Step 3. Hold down both the Menu button on the click wheel and the center button at the same time

Step 4. Press them for 6-10 seconds.


Note: You'll know it's restarting when the screen darkens and then the Apple logo appears.


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Method 2. Restart iPod 6th Generation


How to reset iPod 6th Generation? Well, it is similar to the technique used for the early generation iPod, though the buttons are slightly different. If you need to restart your 6th gen, follow these steps:


Step 1.Hold down both the Sleep/Wake button and the Volume Down button

Step 2. Wait for at least 8 seconds then your iPod's

Step 3. Let to the buttons when you see the Apple logo


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Method 3. Reset iPod 7th Generation


The 7th generation iPod offers features like a multi-touch screen, Bluetooth support, and a Home button. The way you reset it is unique.


Step 1. Press and hold the Hold button and the Home button at the same time

Step 2. Let go of both buttons when the screen goes dark

Step 3. Wait for a few seconds and you will see the Apple logo appears, which means the iPod is restarting


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These three method on how to reset iPod can it fit for most common iPod not working issues. If the above methods can't work, try connecting iPod to a power adapter and plug the power adapter into an electrical outlet, or connect iPod to your computer. Make sure the computer is turned on and isn't set to go to sleep. Try resetting the iPod while it is connected to power.