Gave it a good smack (with the connection port facing down) and the thing started right up! The same thing happened. thank you. I hit it a few times quite soft and it didnt work. http://shpsoftware.com/ipod-classic/ipod-classic-80gb-error.php
Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! let it fall from 10 cms high! 09/16/2013 by 9nueves Yup, it worked for me too!! Alexander Dace 55.605 προβολές 3:41 How To Un Freeze Your iPod - Διάρκεια: 1:25. iPod, iPhone, iPad, iTunes, Apple TV, Mac, and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/4486/Why+does+my+iPod+show+a+red+%22x%22+in+a+circle
i thought i was being trolled, but it actually works. Last Modified: Jun 24, 2016 Helpful? I doubt if it's the cold, I use iPods in some pretty cold conditions and the only issue is the battery goes dead a little quicker. 64GB iPad 3, 64GB iPhone you just saved me probably about 200 dollars and all my much loved music!
Yes No Voted Undo Score 3 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Thanks!!! 06/02/2010 by matthewtmchenry it worked!!hahahaha!! <3 best advice ever! 07/12/2010 by Jesenia OMG, Trey you are def the man!! Password Register FAQ Awards Community Calendar Today's Posts Search Community Links Members List Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... Ipod Red X Clicking Noise Apple Info Site Map Hot News RSS Feeds Contact Us Copyright © Apple Inc.
The closest place around here that mainly sells Apple is Small Dog Electronics and they are the ones that charge $30.Does anyone know if hardrive failure is something Apple would give How To Put Ipod Classic Into Disk Mode Thank you so much :) 07/26/2010 by kylie dang. I just slammed (face up) on my desk and the ipod restarted and back to normal. 10/02/2013 by Adnan dint work trez....but thanks:/ 09/27/2013 by llllllll I thought all was lost, Tell me when this thread is updated: Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker First Prev of 36 Next Last Add your comments below Enter Comments Characters left: 4000 You are currently
I do that, but it doesn't switch into disk mode. Ipod Classic Won't Go Into Disk Mode Amazing. 03/01/2012 by Sunil Ganta NUTS!!! GadgetMenders 147.476 προβολές 6:43 Φόρτωση περισσότερων προτάσεων… Εμφάνιση περισσότερων Φόρτωση... Σε λειτουργία... Γλώσσα: Ελληνικά Τοποθεσία περιεχομένου: Ελλάδα Λειτουργία περιορισμένης πρόσβασης: Ανενεργή Ιστορικό Βοήθεια Φόρτωση... Φόρτωση... Φόρτωση... Σχετικά με Τύπος Πνευματικά δικαιώματα Sometimes this jumps the needle back into place but not all the time." I did this using the palm method, and it didn't work.
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Maybe a tech savvy friend can do it for you. Ipod Classic Red X Fix Was this answer helpful? Red X On Ipod Classic 160gb this is insane bro!!
first read the tip on youtube and go a more in depth tip on this forums.... check my blog Can't wait to try this on all the other broken ipods in the world... PedalUpBombDown Posted: Oct 15, 2008 at 15:27 Quote Hamburglar wrote:How old is your ipod?Have you tried contacting them directly?Apple should have an extended warranty or something. Working again. Ipod Classic Red X Of Death Fix
Answer Questions Any music player app that can play MY MP3 files? Give it a try:Some times when you drop your ipod the lens inside skips(kinda like a record player). Cancel Michael Berg Rep: 13 1 Posted: 09/21/2010 Options Permalink History somebody has to open the iPod and replace the hard drive. http://shpsoftware.com/ipod-classic/ipod-80gb-classic-error.php thanks!!!
Thank you!! 02/23/2014 by Sgal789 Crazy! Ipod Classic Red X Wont Go Into Disk Mode Good job! on average should it take like 3 trys?
It sounds like you magnetized your hard drive. all better!! Now it just displays an image of a red x in a circle. Ipod Wont Go Into Disk Mode I got the red X and I thought my iPod was toast, so I went on the apple website and got nothing helpful.
Walt Kuwait #8 Jun 1, 2009 Well thank you very much for that tip. Kahalachan View Public Profile Send a private message to Kahalachan Find More Posts by Kahalachan July 23rd, 2010, 05:10 AM #7 Gyrfalcon09 Join Date: May 2010 Location: Manitoba, Thanks for the advice!! ;) 05/04/2015 by rolandnagy I opened my ipod, disconnected the ribbon connector at the bottom of the disc drive, reconnected it and hey presto, it's working. have a peek at these guys View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question?
Make sure you got back up copies of the files you want. Judged: 1 Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! I took it apple store aso, warranty has expired and thy said i have to pay full amount to buy new one, I dont want to waste money.was just hoping, If Product iPod Classic 80 GB Hard Drive $49.95 Guide iPod Classic Hard Drive Replacement Difficulty: Very difficult Guide iPod Classic Hard Drive Cable Replacement Difficulty: Very difficult Was this answer helpful?
Videos and such would work too.I could probably get some help for you, just might take a little bit of time. Reply » Report Abuse Judge it! MrJyoung42 14.158 προβολές 1:02 How To Get An ipod Classic Into Disk Mode - Διάρκεια: 1:41. iFixit: Repair Manual Official App Free – Google Play Install Select a Language: 中文 日本語 Deutsch English Español Français Italiano Nederlands Português Русский язык Türkçe Machine translation Help Translate iFixit Close
Not even hard. my ipod had this problem last week.... Smack, no luck. Folks learn to be resourceful!! 12/14/2011 by vanaguirre I just did this even though I thought It would be pretty dumb to hit my ipod against the floor.
So i took the device to the granite table, and banged away, and still no luck. It's now connecting to itunes and ready to go! Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Greek. Apparently there are a dozen or so others who also claim this works!
my ipod classic had gone into x mode for almost 2 weeks, and everything else said that you had to put it into disc mode, but it never worked! Cool. 03/02/2012 by hierge I cant believe i am saying this but hitting it off carpet actually fixed it!! 04/16/2012 by Drunkenmidget WOWOWOWOWOW Thankyou so much!!!!! All Rights Reserved. If you finally do get it hooked up, click restore.
Fievel Temecula, CA #3 May 5, 2009 It worked for me too, though it took a few tries. Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Comments: Sorry Michael, I think you may have misunderstood the modus operandi of this website. Thank you - you saved me $70+! 02/23/2015 by Rob Aldecocea wow. It did take seven hours to resync my 7500 tunes though. 08/22/2015 by Rutabaga The smack on the table is working!!!!!