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iPod giving strange rythmic beeps!????

By raahil_cool ยท 5 replies
Nov 18, 2005
  1. well, i have a 4th gen 20gb Ipod. its working great.
    however, ocasionally, i get these set of beeps which kinda scares me to death and i wonder whats wrong.

    basically these are 6 beeps one after the other.
    its like "2 1 2 1 2 1" where 2 is a little higher pitch than 1.
    its at a tempo of bout 60bpm.
    well... i think i've said enough bout the beep.
    please help if u can.
    thanks a bunch
  2. kiddk1

    kiddk1 TS Rookie

    I dont know much about ipods but can suggest you do a system reset.
  3. raahil_cool

    raahil_cool TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i dont think its serious but it is worrying
  4. DonNagual

    DonNagual TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,406

    Also, just to rule out something as simple as this....

    Check if it is the alarm. Doh!

    If your alarm isn't on, and a system reset doesn't fix it, try updating the firmware.
  5. raahil_cool

    raahil_cool TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yeah, well alarm was on but it was set for 1130 am where as i heard the sound in the evening. i already tried the reset and updating
  6. MysTikaL

    MysTikaL TS Rookie

    is it the clicker? could just be in the song?
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