Ipod nano 5th gen. won't work black screen [Solved/Closed]

Uniplox - Mar 20, 2011 at 07:17 AM - Latest reply:  anon
- Oct 20, 2012 at 09:53 AM
Hello,

I don't know what to do! I was just playing with my music normaly and all of a sudden it's screen went black! Everytime I swich the hold key and hold the center buttton in it still won't turn on and my computer doesn't even regonize it!! If anybody can help me, please do so. I looked all over the internet for the solution including the itunes support center and nobody seems to have the answer!!! Do I need to go to somebody to fix it? please reply!!!

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bionik 4523 Posts Thursday August 19, 2010Registration date August 3, 2016 Last seen - Mar 20, 2011 at 11:24 AM
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Thank you
Hello,

Have you ever tried this solution:

1 - Simultaneously press the top button + home (central) button.
2 - Keep both buttons until the Apple appears.
3 - Then release only the top button but still hold the home button pressed.
4 - The iPod goes into recovery mode and then you can restore it via iTunes

Good Luck!

Thank you, bionik 130

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Thanks!!!!! it worked! You are awesome bionik!
what a star, just fixed mine too, thank you
alexandriaamichel - Jun 27, 2011 at 09:02 AM
yaay it worked for me too :) I was pressing play & the center button .. I didnt know it was menu you had to press xD
thank so much!! I was so scared it was gone for a second!
Thanks! Worked for me too!!