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Fixed: Cannot Charge iPod Touch Battery

The iPod Touch is run on battery, whenever the battery is low you will need to recharge it. However if you are facing issue with recharging the device then here is a few things you can check:

1. Sometimes the power source does not have any power, so check it with another device to ensure that it is working correctly and it can supply power.

2. Check you are not using FireWire power adapter or FireWire-base car charger, these FireWire base does not support charging with the iPod.

3. Check to ensure the USB port support USB 2.0. Most of the time if you plug the USB in the back of the computer it should provide enough USB power. Normally using the front USB or via they keyboard it will not work.

4. Try a different USB port.

5. Try to use a USB Charge if you got one.

6. Check to ensure the USB cable is working properly. Try to use a different USB cable if you have one.

7. Your device cannot be charged while the computer in standby mode so ensure that the PC is active.

8. Try to use a diiferent computer and see if the other computer can charge the device.

How To Restart iPod Touch

If an an application has cause your iPod touch to stop responding then you will need to restart your device. You may also want to restart the device if it has running for a long time, rebooting it can make it run faster again. Here's how:

1. While the device is on, press and hold down the Sleep/Wake button until you see a red slider appears.

2. Use your finger and slide the slider to the right to turn it off.

3. Now turn it back on by pressing the Sleep/Wake button until you see an Apple logo appears.

Peferming the above steps should fix many of your problems.

How to Hard Reset iPod Touch

Learn how to perform a hard reset on the iPod Touch.

When you want to pass on your device to someone else or that it is frozen, you can try to reset it. Following the below instruction will restore the device back to the manufacturer setting. Files will not be deleted with this operation.

Via Hardware key

1. The hard reset can be done by holding down the Sleep/Wake + Home button simultaneously for 10 seconds or more and shortly you will see an Apple logo appears on the screen.


Soft Reset Via Software

You can reset the device from the software by following this:

1. Go to the Home screen.

2. Then tap on Settings.

3. Next tap on General.

4. Now select Reset.

5. Now choose Reset All Settings or Erase All Content and Settings.

Reset All Settings: this will reset the applications setting back to the default. The content will still be intact.

Erase All Content and Settings: this will remove all the content on the device and reset the applications setting back to the default.

Once you have choose a desire method of reset, the device will begin the reset process and reboot itself. If you choose Erase All Content and Settings, you will need to reactivate the device again. To do so connect your device into the PC and start iTunes. From the onscreen instruction to finish.


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