1. Anwar Murad's Avatar
    Hey Guys,!

    So I got this Gen 3 that's completely dead, no light , nothing what so ever,.
    I read on google that it's quite common that the PSU goes bad.

    I read another post saying that you can enter "Recovery Mode" via the USB on the back, And if it start blinking then it's 100% the psu as it draws power directly to the logic board and bypassing the powersupply,.

    The question is... do I have to have a Mac to hook it up with usb or does it work with Windows ?
    I'm getting no life signs when I hook it to my windows pc..


    EDIT: It was the power supply, i replaced it from ebay and voila!!
    Last edited by Anwar Murad; 05-13-2020 at 05:53 AM. Reason: topic solved
    05-11-2020 02:00 PM
  2. Tartarus's Avatar
    Hey Guys,!

    So I got this Gen 3 that's completely dead, no light , nothing what so ever,.
    I read on google that it's quite common that the PSU goes bad.

    I read another post saying that you can enter "Recovery Mode" via the USB on the back, And if it start blinking then it's 100% the psu as it draws power directly to the logic board and bypassing the powersupply,.

    The question is... do I have to have a Mac to hook it up with usb or does it work with Windows ?
    I'm getting no life signs when I hook it to my windows pc..
    Only on a Mac, I’m afraid.
    05-11-2020 03:15 PM
  3. Anwar Murad's Avatar
    Only on a Mac, I’m afraid.
    well thats great news,, then I have another shot at it
    05-11-2020 03:33 PM

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