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How do I factory reset my iPod with buttons?

How do I factory reset my iPod with buttons?

To reset the iPod touch, touch and hold the sleep/wake button and the Home button at the same time for at least 15 seconds, ignoring the red Slide to Power Off slider, until the Apple logo appears. After you reset the iPod touch, everything should be back to normal, including your music and data files.

How do you reset an iPod to factory settings without passcode?

Restore your iPod touch

  1. Locate your iPod touch on your computer. When you see the option to Restore or Update, choose Restore. The Finder or iTunes will download software for your iPod touch.
  2. Wait for the process to finish. Then set up and use your iPod touch.

How do I completely reset my iPod?

Erase all content and settings from iPod touch Go to Settings > General > Transfer or Reset iPod touch. If you’re erasing your iPod touch because you’re replacing it with a new iPod touch that you have on hand, you can use extra free storage in iCloud to move your apps and data to the new device.

How do I reset my iPod for resale?

To erase your iPod, do the following: Tap Erase All Content and Settings, in Settings > General > Reset > Erase all Content and Settings. Wait for a few minutes. Depending on the storage capacity of your iPod touch, this process can vary with the amount of time it takes to complete.

How do I get my iPod to unfreeze?

Press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Home button until the screen turns off. Then wait a few seconds for your device to restart. Still need help? Plug your iPod into power, then try again.

What to do if an iPod is disabled?

If your iPod is disabled, the only way to unlock it is to completely erase and reset it. If you have a backup, you’ll be able to restore it, otherwise you’ll lose all of your data. There is no way to unlock a disabled iPod unless you use the correct passcode or you erase it.

How do I unlock my iPod when I forgot the password?

If you haven’t backed up to either iTunes or iCloud, then you will have to restore from Recovery Mode, which will also erase your device and passcode. To resotre from Recovery Mode, connect your iDevice to iTunes. (If you don’t have a computer, you can go to an Apple Store or an Apple Authorized Service Provider.

How do you reset an iPod touch 5th generation without the password?

To reset you have to simply hold the “Sleep/Wake” key along with the Home down button for nearly about 10 seconds. Keep pressing the button and hold them down until the iPod touch shuts off and gets restart. Once you see an Apple icon on your screen, just release the button.

Is erase all content and settings the same as factory reset?

Answer: A: Reset All Settings and Erase All Content and Settings do different things. Reset all Settings removes things like your Wifi password and settings you’ve set on your iPad for Apps, mail, etc. Erase All Content and Settings restores a device to it’s out of the box state when it was first turned on.

How do I get my iPod Touch to unfreeze?

Force restart iPod touch

  1. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the volume down button at the same time.
  2. When the Apple logo appears, release both buttons.