White screen of death on iPod Touch 4th gen [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question redscorpian - Last answered on Jan 14, 2015 at 05:15 PM by sasma
Hello, I have a white screen and the help pages tell me to press and hold... ...until either the apple logo appears or the battery symbol - let me explain I CAN'T SEE ANY SYMBOLS BECAUSE I HAVE WHITE SCREEN!!!!!

Thanks by advance.

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all you do is hold the home button then while still holding down the home button hold volume up button then while still holding those buttons go head and hold the power off button and hold that until you see the apple sign
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riman- Dec 13, 2014 at 08:11 PM
thanks it work really well after 30 sec
amo- Dec 21, 2014 at 11:01 AM
please help me I have tried this way but it isnt workin iam cryin help no any apple sign is appearin plx help me
jaye- Jan 9, 2015 at 06:48 AM
Thanks for this!
lewis040204- Jan 12, 2015 at 07:20 AM
Thanks you so much for the help and advice !!
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You will find your answer in this thread:
Redscorpian- Jul 15, 2012 at 04:33 PM
It doesn't work. It doesn't appear to switch off. I cannot put it into any mode. When I try to put it into different modes and connect it to the computer it just switches back on.

I want to know how to get this iPod into the correct mode to restore it and be able to tell that it is in the correct mode when I cannot get any display other than white or nothing. Okay?
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I have exactly the same problem, iPod 4g, WSoD, and rebooting doesn't help, 3x tapping the home button fast doesnt help, rebooting with the volume up button pressed doesn't work, rebooting it from PC doesn't work. :(
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Press the power and home button for 10 sec for a reboot.
Redscorpian- Jul 15, 2012 at 11:38 PM
Hmm, I'm sure I said I've tried everything which of course would include that.
Jinny b gud- Feb 7, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Iv got same problem wi mine and it wasn't working either but I just kept leaving it a few hrs and the re trying an eventually it worked and yo don't press the Bol up button !!
heather- Jul 19, 2013 at 10:05 PM
So letting it die worked?
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Do u have anything else I can try that might work
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Help I think I am going to kill myself. HELP!!!!!!!!
Ambucias 42741Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date ModeratorStatus July 22, 2017 Last seen - Mar 16, 2014 at 04:17 PM
Have you read my response at the top of this page? Better than killing yourself.

P.S. Please before you do the final ultimate solution, ensure to write, date and sign your last will and testament. Don't forget to blame Apple and Steve Job.
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I just had this happen to me. I let the power run out and then charge it. Try that.
Kiki- Jul 20, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Yes, letting it die worked for me. It happened twice and worked both twice.
Bob- Oct 5, 2013 at 01:26 PM
So letting it die works?
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Other than the repair shop, not for the moment.

Sorry but don't kill yourself, the world without you would not be the same.

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