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Experience:  Apple certified on desktop and portable, help desk qualified. Have owned and used Macs since 1989.
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Hello I have a older ipod and on screen it has please wait Run

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Hello I have a older ipod and on screen it has please wait
Run BL on
PASS BL blink
Fail BL OFF
on bottom of screen it Has
Reset to continue How do we reset this ipod on back it says 80 gb
It also says on front Sdram Full Test
Hello, my name is Dan.
I will do my best to help you, the only stupid question is the unasked one.

iPods come in many different shapes and sizes, older does not tell what kind it is.
Classic, Nano, etc.
Apple - Support - iPod Please select which you have.
Can you tell me what BL is?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

classic


 

That is a start, what more can you tell?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Classic


80 gb


Model #A1136

Ok, Jim, that helps a lot. Try what this article tells you.



One of the problems is it is a vintage iPod according to Apple, last made in Sept 2006.
Which means Apple no longer supports it, that does not mean it is finished.

Try the steps in the article and let me know.

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