iPod won't connect to computer

Discussion in 'iPhone, iPod & iPad' started by BobTheJoeBob, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. BobTheJoeBob
    OP

    BobTheJoeBob The most optimistic person on the temp. :)

    Member
    2
    Aug 2, 2009
    London
    My friends iPod touch won't connect to her computer. It works on my computer, so it sounds like something wrong with the laptop rather than with the iPod.
    When trying to restore the iPod (on the computer that it won't connect to) she gets error 1611.
    The iPod charges, it just won't show up on iTunes.

    Any suggestions?
     
  2. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

    pip Contributor
    20
    GBAtemp Patron
    Tom Bombadildo is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    Jul 11, 2009
    United States
    I forgot
    Usually that means the "Apple Mobile Device" service hasn't started. I had this same problem with a friend of mine as well. First, reinstall iTunes and if that doesn't work (I assume she's using Windows 7?) Go into Control Panel, go to Administrative Tools, Services, see if you can find "Apple Mobile Device". When you do, if it's stopped start it and if it's already started than stop and start it. Should work fine after that. If not try switching USB ports and doing the above.
     
  3. Tom

    Tom Gbatemp's Unofficial Modder

    Member
    2
    Feb 9, 2009
    United States
    New jersey
    reinstall itunes [​IMG]
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice