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Nano 2nd gen white screen of death [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question MeDad3 4Posts Monday July 19, 2010Registration date April 28, 2013 Last seen - Last answered on May 16, 2017 at 01:15 PM by Ali
Hello,

I have a ipod nano 2nd generation. It has the white screen of death. I have read where pushing and holding certain buttons will reset it. But I am ignorant of the terms used for the buttons. What buttons do I push - MENU, >>|, >|, |<< or center? In what order? And for about how long?

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Hold the menu and centre button. It worked for me.
Hopeless- Jan 9, 2016 at 10:48 AM
Thank you so much I am a 54 year old technophobe with an ancient I pod which is now working!!!!
RHP- Mar 1, 2016 at 02:38 PM
Thank you so much - this just worked for me!!!!
ann- Jun 21, 2016 at 12:47 AM
Love the solution, My 3rd generaton iPod just showed the white screen, I pressed the menu and center button and it cam right back to life. Thanks!!
Ali- May 16, 2017 at 01:15 PM
Phew - thanks. I'm a zumba instructor and my heart was in my boots when it went blank! Menu and Centre brought it back
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Hi there,

Solution for the mentioned issue is on Faq ,follow this link:

http://ccm.net/faq/6919-ipod-white-screen-of-death

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Frankie- Apr 14, 2013 at 03:23 PM
Sorted me out thanks. Wedding playlists for 5 days time and really started to panic! Nice1!
Linchee- Apr 28, 2013 at 02:12 PM
notworking for me.
Annie- Sep 9, 2014 at 02:57 PM
I was having trouble too. I am charging my ipod right now because it was dead. My screen isn't really white it's like when you watch tv and it goes fuzzy. I will wait a while for it to charge and I will see if it works but my hopes aren't very high...
Annie- Sep 9, 2014 at 06:20 PM
Ok so after I let it charge, I tried it and I thought it worked until I tried turning it off to see if the white screen of death would come back, which it sadly did. I don't know what to do...
Helgeman 1Posts Monday November 17, 2014Registration date November 17, 2014 Last seen - Nov 17, 2014 at 01:56 PM
Annie, I think I'd take it to some Apple service ppl then, if you have the chance.

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