- With the iPod shuffle switched on, pressing the Play button will cause
amber and green LEDs to flash for a few seconds, and the unit will not play
any music, nor can you sync music to it from iTunes.
- On a Windows PC, iPod shuffle will appear in My Computer as a “Removable
Disk,” however the iPod shuffle volume will not mount correctly. The unit
is listed in Device Manager under “Disk Drives” as “Apple iPod USB
- On a Mac, the unit will only be recognized in Apple System Profiler under
Hardware -> USB and will not appear or mount in the Finder.
- When attempting to restore, the unit may not be recognized at all.
However, if it is recognized, the restore may fail with an error dialog
“Firmware update failure. Disk write error” or another error. It may
take 3 restore attempts before the error appears. Note: iPod shuffle may
take several minutes to be recognized.
Patches and updates
Product page: here