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IPod problem

  1. May 7, 2005 #1
    i just got a new ipod and when i plugged it into my computer it said to reformat it, so i did using the itunes updater, and now i cant even turn it on, the computer doesnt recognize it, and it doesnt charge... essentially a paper weight now. can anyone help me?
  2. jcsd
  3. May 7, 2005 #2
    Try to restart your iPod by holding the "Menu" and "Select" buttons simultaneously for about 10 seconds.
  4. May 8, 2005 #3
    Five bucks says the firmware got wiped in the reformat. In which case...well i dunno. My MP3 player let me replace the firmware from my computer. Dunno about ipods though.
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