IPOD Red X fix

Ieper, Belgium

#619 Mar 24, 2013
Thanks al a lot! It worked for me on the first try! THANK YOU!!!

Barrington, IL

#620 Mar 25, 2013
omg, I thought my 80gb classic had died a few years ago. I just tried this and it fired right back up

Lancaster, CA

#621 Apr 20, 2013
WHAT THE HECK!!!!! Literally shocked right now.... this totally works!!!!

United States

#622 May 5, 2013
I have been trying this, as yet unsuccessfully. Does anyone know which direction the disk inside is oriented. If I held it in my right hand, and hit the left side of the iPod into my left hand, is this effective? Or should I hit a different side, or the top edge instead? How long should I try this. How long did it take for you guys?

Midway, GA

#624 May 15, 2013
It worked for me too! Apple is 100% American... I know what to do, i'll hit it harder! LOL

Singapore, Singapore

#625 May 21, 2013
Wow!!! This really worked!!! Been trying to do different things for a couple of weeks now. Had to hit my ipod on the floor and it came on... Amazing!! Thanks so much!!

Tacoma, WA

#626 May 24, 2013
this actually works didnt believe it but i see it for myslef thank you
Rosa Martinez

San Antonio, TX

#627 May 28, 2013
I did it and it got off the red X with a circle now it went to a screen that is saying do not disconnect
Rosa Martinez

San Antonio, TX

#628 May 28, 2013
what do I do now?

Macclenny, FL

#629 Jun 2, 2013
My Classic had been making this clicking noise when it played, very annoying.
Nothing to loose as I was actually contemplating buying a new one to avoid the skipping (but not actually skipping) noises when listening to audio books in the car.
Tried it a couple of times with my hand...no dice, then I smacked the thing on my sofa arm and voila! Works like a charm!!
Yay, thank you!! Saved me a couple of hundred greenbacks!
jason chmiel

Shenandoah, PA

#630 Jun 13, 2013
THANK YOU !!!!!!!!!!

It worked

Shreveport, LA

#631 Jun 17, 2013
This Works!

Stafford, UK

#632 Jul 9, 2013
Didn't work yet but nothing ventured as they say .....

Cedar Rapids, IA

#633 Jul 26, 2013
Awesome! Apple wants 20 bucks just to talk, Hit it on your palm and its good to go! I knew dropping it was the cause and in a fit of rage I smacked it on the dash board a few times but not on the edge. One try with your instructions and I'm back in action! Thanks!

Kingston, Jamaica

#634 Jul 29, 2013
Great hairy balls of the gods, this worked. unfrikin believable.!!!!!!!!!

Las PiƱas City, Philippines

#635 Aug 19, 2013
what blog is that? plss send the url thank you


#636 Aug 24, 2013
worked one time, and then i started to restore the ipod and it happened again and now it wont work
im so pissed

Halifax, Canada

#637 Aug 29, 2013
I messed around for a few days trying to get mine to work, and this actually did the trick.. I must of reset it a 100 times last night, but until I gave it a few smacks on the table..it came on again.. (don't use your hand lol).

Moscow, Russia

#638 Aug 30, 2013
OH MY GOD THIS ACTUALLY DID WORK!!!!!! I was almost sobbing when I ran into this post; it took some tries and finally I hit an armchair with my iPod and this miracle happened!! THANK YOU SO SO SO SO MUCH!!!!! I cannot exspress how grateful I am!

San Diego, CA

#639 Sep 9, 2013
Wonderful, it works for me. Thank you so much!!!

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