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United States Copyright © Apple Inc. This doesnt stop. Fixing it at a local Apple representative would cost as much as buying a new one, and the ifixit howto is pretty much discouraging, besides stating that video iPod use special Booted from a boot usb and it did the trick. his comment is here

Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the From my research it sounds like some data block segments may be going bad.... and my friend just bought the same iPod too and she has these problems! All the icons for the iPod did vanish nevertheless, but Disk Utility said it was still mounted. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/1535459?start=0&tstart=0

Advertise on MacRumors Our Staff Arnold Kim Editorial Director Email • Twitter Eric Slivka Editor in Chief Email • Twitter Juli Clover Editor Email • Twitter Joe Rossignol Editor Email • Posted by: decay Date: November 28, 2011 02:02PM erase with Disk Utility in MS-DOS format. If a wondrous item was dynamically created as slimy, can I remove the smell with prestidigitation? Whenever I tried copying large files, or many files, into it, it would hang and reboot after a while.

I have also tried putting the iPod into Disk Mode and restoring it through iTunes that way. it was SO ANNOYING until I switches to laptop. Could get it into disk mode but that didn't change the outcome, and without any opportunity to disable disk mode or reformat. I've managed to unformat it with Disk Utility, but now can't format it.

Hope this helps someone else. If I hook it up in disk mode, it shows up in Finder. Posted by: deckeda Date: November 28, 2011 03:53PM QuoteChakravartin iTunes no longer recognizes it for a "Restore" ...? http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20060921215801114 i have a box of their carcasses in my office.

Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Newbie Corner »I can't unmount my iPod Pages: 1 #1 2008-01-24 09:31:47 tafsen Member Registered: 2006-05-03 Posts: 141 I can't unmount my iPod I run KDE, mine is 2.5. So iTunes says it's a "corrupt" iPod, recognizes it instantly but can't restore. [quote-decay] erase with Disk Utility in MS-DOS format.[/quote] "Unable to write to the last block of the device." Can someone help?

Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project http://forums.macresource.com/read.php?1,1271574,1271668 You can have /usr/bin/eject have setuid root. (But setting programs setuid root can be dangerous!) The relevant command is 'chmod +s /usr/bin/eject. Nano 7 - backgrounds... Fixing Disk Utility Errors via Recovery Partition If the Unable to Unmount Error is triggered by first aid or formatting a non-boot partition, you may be able to fix the error

Since it had just been reloaded, and nothing was playing, I don't know which file causes the problem; it could even be the calendar (which I sync to the iPod)! this content share|improve this answer edited Jan 5 '11 at 13:40 answered Jan 5 '11 at 11:55 Nicolas NOEL 38134 Ive never tried this before, thanks for the tip. This discussion is locked            lsolson Level 1 (0 points) Q: Can't unmount ipod? Open the command line and type the following: diskutil list (press enter to execute the command) You will see something like: 0: GUID_partition_scheme *8.0 GB disk1 Find your disk by size

Lasted about three years. Loved it. Posted by: deckeda Date: November 28, 2011 01:43PM What fascinates me is that even if the iPod wasn't working correctly (which I'm not yet convinced of, since it played fine initially) weblink You can not post a blank message.

The last command will prompt for password. I've seen issues where the user profile creates a restore error on a large number of occasions and that's a cheap/free way to see if that's the issue. Otherwise iPhoto keeps trying to mount it.

Now, I think you've hosed it to the point where you'll probably need to restore the firmware. [support.apple.com] Options: Reply• Quote Re: dang.

Last edited by BKJ (2008-09-26 01:10:13) Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »I can't unmount my iPod Board footer Jump to Newbie Corner Installation Kernel & Hardware Applications & Desktop Environments Anti-malware/virus software... share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Log in Following this, attempt to Erase/Partition the drive again in Disk Utility.

How? i tried everything on my ipod and it doesn't seem to work... Reply Andrés says: March 31, 2016 at 6:00 am Thank you very much!!!!! http://pgexch.com/ipod-cannot/ipod-cannot-be-synced-error-48.html in any way.

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