How to reset iPod classic

reset iPod classic

In this article, we are going to learn the process to reset iPod classic. So, if you have to reset your iPod classic. Then read this article properly. This article to let you learn the process of resetting the iPod classic. Also, we will know the reasons behind resetting our iPod classic.

Before we will start this, first we should know about the iPod classic device

So, this is a device that is very useful for us. Whenever we travel or do some work. At that point, many of us want to listen to music and feel concentrated. So, this device is very useful for anyone who wants to listen to music. This device has the feature of storing music files as well as the video files. If you want to store so many files at a time, then also you can do this. The iPod classic has the capacity of more than 256 GB. The higher range of iPod we will buy the more we will get the storage space.
The screen size of the iPod classic is of 2.5 inches. So, we can also watch video files on it. The weight of the iPod is very less and it makes it easy for us to carry it anywhere we want. If we are travelling then this device “iPod classic” will be very useful for us. The one thing that makes it more awesome is its battery. It does not matter how much we use it. This iPod classic gives the backup of battery up to 17 to 18 hours when in use. So, once we will charge the iPod classic, then it will last more than 18 hours when we will use it continuously. It means that we can easily use it for more time if we will not use it continuously.

Why do we need to reset the iPod classic?

There are so many types of issues that can be solved after we reset our iPod classic. Like whenever we use our iPod classic after a long time. Then in some cases we experience many problems arising from our device. There are mainly two types of issues that comes in front of us.
At the point, when we use the Apple iPod classic continuously or without care. Then, various sorts of particular errors happen to the iPod classic. Once in a while, when we use the web application and go to various online pages. These unknown online sites contain various harmful viruses which assault our iPod classic. Due to these viruses, the working of our iPod classic ends up being especially very slow. Also, we face various issues while using our iPod classic. We experience those many applications and software quit working, our iPod classic starts hanging and working incredibly slow. Not just due to viruses. The Apple iPod classic moreover starts hanging and working slow when we use it’s anything but for a long time. In some situations, it moreover starts to turn on and turn off without authorization. We face various issues like this. We see that the iPod classic stops working comparable to what it used to work when we purchased it.

Presently, given above were the issues related to our phone’s software. There are a couple of hardware issues too. Like the iPod classic stops giving a decent battery backup with the battery. The organization of the Sim cards doesn’t give a suitable signal. The volume of the iPod classic ends up being less audible. Our cell phone gets to turn down without any permission. At the point when we need to give our iPod classic to our cousins or friends. Or in some situations when we need to offer our iPhone to anyone. Then in these situations, we need to erase all the information from the mobile phone. If we will offer it to someone or sell it. Then, they need to add their account on the phone. Because of this, we need to remove our linked accounts from iPod classic. The settings which are made by us will similarly have to clear.
So, these all were the reasons for resetting the iPod classic.

Things to keep in mind before resetting the iPod classic

When we complete the process of resetting our iPhone 6 then these all changes occur in our device:

  • Once the process to reset our iPod classic will finish. From that point forward, we will not be able to gain access to our past information which we stored in our iPod classic. This information contains everything identified with the photographs and recordings we have stored in. All the music and web recordings will likewise get removed from our iPod classic.
    After resetting our iPod classic. The applications and games which we have introduced on the iPod classic will likewise get uninstalled. This implies that we will not be able to get access to utilize these software applications and games.
  • Once the iPod classic will reset then it will likewise eliminate every one of the accounts which were linked to it. These accounts were connected on the iPod classic when we initially started it. Presently, in the event that we will again need to use this device, then we need to again connect our account to the iPod classic.
    All the settings which were arranged by us will likewise get removed. At the point when the iPod classic resets then every one of the settings is restored to their default form. The settings of the iPod classic will turn same as it was when we purchased it.

How to reset the iPod classic?

If you are facing some kind of issues in your iPod classic. Then you can try to solve these issues by resetting your iPod classic. But if you don’t know the process to reset iPod classic then follow the steps given below properly:

  • To reset your iPod classic. First, you have to open the home screen of your device. To do this you have to press the power button provided on your iPod classic.
  • Now, you have to reach the menu of ‘Settings’. Once you will get the option of settings then tap on it to open its menu.
  • Once the screen for the settings menu will be visible. Then you have to find the option for “general settings”. When you will get it then choose this option to open its menu.
  • Now, when the screen will be visible for the general settings menu. There you will see an option provided for “reset”. You have to select this option by tapping on it.
  • After that, you will reach the menu of “reset”. So, in this menu, you have to choose the second option which is like “erase all data and settings”. If you do not want to remove all of your data then you have to choose the option “reset all the settings”.
  • Once you will make the selection as per you want. After that, you will receive a confirmation prompt. In this, you have to choose the option of “erase data”.
  • Now, if you will be asked for a password. Then provide the password. After giving the password you have to confirm everything which comes.

After completing these steps, the process to reset the iPod classic will complete.

How to reset iPod classic without iTunes?

If you have forgotten the way to reset your iPod classic with the help of iTunes. Then you can also reset your iPod classic without the iTunes. If you want to know this process then follow the steps given here:

  • To reset your iPod classic without iTunes. First, you have to open the home screen of your device. To do this you have to press the power button provided on your iPod classic.
  • Now, you have to reach the menu of ‘Settings’. Once you will get the option of settings then tap on it to open its menu.
  • Once the screen for the settings menu will be visible. Then you have to find the option for “general settings”. When you will get it then choose this option to open its menu.
  • Now, when the screen will be visible for the general settings menu. There you will see an option provided for “reset”. You have to select this option by tapping on it.
  • After that, you will reach the menu of “reset”. So, in this menu, you have to choose the second option which is like “erase all data and settings”. If you do not want to remove all of your data then you have to choose the option “reset all the settings”.
  • Once you will make the selection as per you want. After that, you will receive a confirmation prompt. In this, you have to choose the option of “erase data”.
  • Now, if you will be asked for a password. Then provide the password. After giving the password you have to confirm everything which comes.

After completing these steps, the process to reset the iPod classic without iTunes will complete.

How to reset iPod classic without computer?

If you want to know the process to reset the iPod classic without computer. Then read the procedure given below in the article properly:

  • To complete this process, you will need at least 30 to 45 seconds.
  • To complete this process. First of all, you have to find the power button provided on the right edge of the iPod classic.
  • Once you will get this, then you have to hold the power button and then press it for at least 5 to 10 seconds.
  • Now, while you are holding the power button of your iPod classic. You also have to hold the home button and press it together with the power button for more than 5 to 10 secs.
  • After that, you will observe that the screen is blank. But you have to hold and press both the buttons together unless you will see that the logo of Apple is visible on the screen of the iPod classic.
  • Once the logo for Apple will appear on the screen. Then the process of resetting the iPod classic will start.

You have to wait till your iPod classic will restart. After the reset process will be done. Then your iPod classic will power on.

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