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Replaced screen, no display, but backlight works,

I replaced a screen on an iPod 6th gen and it backlights but has no info on the screen. this is the second screen from two separate suppliers. If i re-insert the original cracked screen , it has information on it between the cracks. no information on either of my replacement screens. what am I not doing right

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When I have encountered this problem usually a restore of the iPod will fix it, assuming the new screens work. So try connecting it to your computer and selecting Restore in iTunes.

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The screen is white?

If the screen is white you can try to restart (menu+centre button).

I have had 3rd gen nano replace the screen after the white screen appear. I restrated iPod then works fine.

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Make sure you are flipping down the small lock that connects the screen to the motherboard.

Otherwise, resetting and restoring the iPod is always a good thing to try.

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