06-21-2009, 02:37 PM #1
Ipod not showing in iTunes or Finder.
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- Jun 21, 2009
The hard drive on my 5th G 30GB iPod died and I brought a new one and swapped it out. Now when it is not connected to my mac it displays message "connect to your computer. Use iTunes to restore." For about 5 seconds before turning itself off. When I plug it into my Mac, it shows a "Do not disconnect." message, but does not show up in iTunes or the Finder. It is showing up in System profiler though, but not in Disc Utility. I don't know where to go with this, is anybody able to help me please??!!
06-21-2009, 04:10 PM #2
1. Quit and reopen iTunes.
2. Try again
3. If that does not work, shut down machine
4. Turn machine back on.
5. Try again.Chris K.
06-21-2009, 05:15 PM #3
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- 2.4 GHz intel core 2 duo MBP, iPhone 5, iPad 3
Have you tried the 5Rs? Reset, retry, restart, reinstall and restore?
Apple - Support - iPod - iPod (5th generation) Troubleshooting
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