Step 1: How to do it...
step 1: download the appropriate software for your ipod. it should be a few versions older than the latest one.
step 2: plug in your ipod and open the latest version of itunes. it will tell you to restore your ipod.
step 3: hold down shift and click restore. it will open a box. select your older software from wherever you saved it to.
step 4: it will restore your ipod and then say that it failed. not sure why it does this. unplug your ipod and then plug it back in.
step 5: click update.
any questions? leave a comment!