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iPod won't connect to PC
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Jan 7, 2008, 01:13 PM
 
My iPod, which previously connected and synced to my Thinkpad PC, has stopped connecting. Another iPod connects just fine however.

What can I try to get the iPod to connect to the PC? The connecting jack appears intact on the iPod. Ideas? Thanks.

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Jan 7, 2008, 01:54 PM
 
I simultaneously pressed the Menu and the center select buttons and held them for a few seconds. This reset the iPod and now it's working fine.

Restart a Frozen iPod

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Jan 7, 2008, 02:00 PM
 
Yep, that's pretty much the first thing to do when it sort of disappears or doesn't show up in the first place. My son's 30G Classic gave him fits for a while when he tried to sync it to his PC. I reset it and it "just worked." Cool, no?

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