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3rd Gen iPod Need Help

Discussion in 'iPod' started by ipodrocker, Feb 21, 2006.

  1. macrumors member

    ipodrocker

    #1
    hey,

    i was connecting my iPod to my mac yesterday and instead of mounting on the desktop it goes into disk mode and also when i unplug it and try to use it a folder appears on the screen with an triangle beside it.

    Any tips?? Is it fixable and what are my options.
     
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    macrumors 65816

    big

    #2
    Try rebooting the ipod, then plug it in... sometimes letting all the juice drain then charging fixes oddities. Try a erase and reinstall of iPod software, or simply update the software. 3G is getting old, it could be the logic board is on its way out.
     
  3. macrumors member

    ipodrocker

    #3
    thanks for the help anyway tried all the usual ways to fix it, seems to be that the hard drive is messed up and needs replacing so im gunna get a new one instead since apple will charge me at least $100 just to fix it.
     

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