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nick1200
Jul 14, 2009, 09:37 AM
i have a ipod nano 2nd gen

i have been looking about on youtube and google and it seems like a lot of ppl get this ans guess what .. ive got it :o

i have my serial number for the i pod and i have tried to get a ring back from apple but they say they only ring the u.s when i emailed the uk branch i have emailed apple and they have said they cant do anything because i have had it for to long

i have tried to hold the menu button and do the thing with the lock thing at the top of the i pod but when i reset it the i pod turns of and comes back on but still a white screen

i can listen to music and everything it works fine music wise just the white screen .. cant tell what im listening to


was j.w if any can help ?? or give me advice

p.s i have even emailed apple and asked them how much it would cost them to look at it and they said they wont ( bit silly )



celticpride678
Jul 14, 2009, 09:39 AM
i have a ipod nano 2nd gen

i have been looking about on youtube and google and it seems like a lot of ppl get this ans guess what .. ive got it :o

i have my serial number for the i pod and i have tried to get a ring back from apple but they say they only ring the u.s when i emailed the uk branch i have emailed apple and they have said they cant do anything because i have had it for to long

i have tried to hold the menu button and do the thing with the lock thing at the top of the i pod but when i reset it the i pod turns of and comes back on but still a white screen

i can listen to music and everything it works fine music wise just the white screen .. cant tell what im listening to


was j.w if any can help ?? or give me advice

Can you connect it to iTunes?

nick1200
Jul 14, 2009, 09:42 AM
Can you connect it to iTunes?



yes i have clicks , help, run diagnosis test and the test says there is nothing wrong with it

i have tried to click restore has well which hasn't worked

so i guess that rules out what you wanted to do lol

celticpride678
Jul 14, 2009, 09:45 AM
yes i have clicks , help, run diagnosis test and the test says there is nothing wrong with it

i have tried to click restore has well which hasn't worked

If you cannot restore, then your only choice to go with is a bad screen. And since Apple says they will not repair, sorry.

nick1200
Jul 14, 2009, 09:47 AM
If you cannot restore, then your only choice to go with is a bad screen. And since Apple says they will not repair, sorry.


i can click restore but the white screen doesn't go

i have seen i pods ran over by a lorry and the screen still works ( youtube )


how can the screen just go by siting on my desk ?
if it has gone the apple has made a really rubbish i pod :D
if there i pods break by them self

celticpride678
Jul 14, 2009, 09:49 AM
i can click restore but the white screen doesn't go

i have seen i pods ran over by a lorry and the screen still works ( youtube )


how can the screen just go by siting on my desk ?
if it has gone the apple has made a really rubbish i pod :D
if there i pods break by them self

Well, you could try to run the battery and see if that works.

nick1200
Jul 14, 2009, 09:52 AM
Well, you could try to run the battery and see if that works.

what you mean run the battery ?

the battery working by the way and ive even tried to let it go flat lol
then charged it up again and was still white

celticpride678
Jul 14, 2009, 09:53 AM
what you mean run the battery ?

the battery working by the way and ive even tried to let it go flat lol
then charged it up again and was still white

That is what I meant. Let the battery drain and charge it. I am out of ideas:eek:

nick1200
Jul 14, 2009, 09:54 AM
That is what I meant. Let the battery drain and charge it. I am out of ideas:eek:

lol just dont get how a i pod screen can turn white like if i kicked it or put it in water then ya i could understand but siting on a desk ? bit silly if the screen has gone lol

i just thought it mite be the " white death screen "

but cant be can it ? if the music is playing and everything ive done dont get rid lol