iPod Shuffle Problems – Need Help To Fix It

iPod Shuffle problems – need help to fix it

Many iPod Shuffle users complain that every time a new playlist is generated, the iPod seems to choose the same songs by the same artist from the same album. Some users even suggested that iPod Shuffles have been programmed to play some songs more frequently than others. The degree of randomization could be customized. You should go to iTunes settings and choose the iPod to play “without repetitions. Or, if you have rated your favorite songs, you can set the iPod to play them more frequently.

iPod Shuffle problems are usually firmware problems as hardware on the shuffle is pretty sturdy. So that is why to fix any iPod shuffle problems, all you need will be to restore its software.

When you restore the firmware in order to cure iPod Shuffle problems, you are going to loose all your favorite songs and you will have to upload them again. Here is a list of what to do to restore your iPod to factory settings:

  • Click on the Start option.

  • Choose All Programs next.

  • In the all programs menu you should see something called “iPod” in case you have loaded all of the software properly.

  • Place your mouse over ‘iPod” and a new window will pop up. From there, you should select ‘iPod Updater”

  • Next, click on “iPod Updater” again when another menu appears. The “iPod Updater’ should have an iPod icon beside it.

  • Now, the iPod updater will open.

  • Plug in your iPod.

  • Finally, click ‘Restore’ to put an end to your iPod Shuffle problems.

The iPod upgrader will automatically upgrade the software in your iPod device. In this way, you can manage all kinds of iPod Shuffle problems. After fixing the iPod Shuffle problems you should charge the device and upload your music there.

9 Replies to “iPod Shuffle Problems – Need Help To Fix It”

  1. I PUCH A RED BUTTON.. TO RESET EVERYTHING.. I GUESS. SO NOW ITS SHOW A APPLE.. WHAT HAVE I DONE.. I DONT UNDERSTAND..

    PLEASE HELP ME

  2. so i wont this ipod and it wont charge but took back the ipod i wont and got a new one and i this one dosent work ither could it just be my compture and the plug it plugs in to be broken help

  3. hi my problem about my ipod shuffle is that its working when i try to charge it on my computer and can store music and play on the computer but when removed from the dock and try to turn it on its just flashes green and orange..no music at all..the ear phones are working tried it on computer..pls help what should i do!! thank you

  4. hi my ipod,when i turn it on the light on the top just flashes green,amber,green amber a cuple f times n i cant lisen no music…

    PLEASE HELP!!!
    steven

  5. ok my ipod only works when i connect it to the computer but when its not connected to the computer it just shuts down and i can reset the ipod or anything..

    PLZ HELP!!

  6. Hey my shuffle won’t work, it will flash an orange lights and it wont play songs what do i do?

  7. Hi kristie, do you have followed the tutorial article here?if yes, and your iPod Shuffle still won’t turn on, then tell me here, so I could find another ways. thanks

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