To turn off the 7th Generation iPod nano or 6th Generation iPod nano, do the following: Hold the Sleep/Wake button (it's located on the top right of the nano). A progress wheel appears on the screen.
As long as you're running an iPod nano OS 1.1 or higher (a 6th or 7th generation Nano), you'll be able to easily turn off your iPod nano in just one second. If your iPod nano is older than that, then all you can do to turn it off is to set it aside and wait for it to go into "sleep" mode to conserve energy.
You can turn off both the iPod Nano and the iPod Classic the same way. To turn it off you have to push a button on the click wheel of the iPod. You will push and hold the play pause button until the iPod goes off. The play pause button is the one that has the two lines and the triangle side by side. Once you have held them down and the iPod has gone off then there is one more thing you need to do.
How to Turn Off Your iPod. This wikiHow teaches you how to power off your iPod touch, nano, classic, or shuffle. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button. It's on the upper-right part of the iPod's housing.
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I have to add something here, as I experienced an issue where my Nano 1st Gen would NOT turn off, even after doing a reset. The sleep mode only puts the unit to sleep, and does not turn it off. If you then clear the Sleep mode, it looks like pressing and holding the PLAY button turns off the unit... but it does not.
Question: Q: How do I turn off the shuffle feature on my IPOD nano (7th gen)? I have a new 7th generation IPOD Nano. I want to be able to play my playlists with having the songs shuffled.
Turn off iPod nano - Press and hold Play/Pause. The Nano technically does not turn off, it goes to sleep. When it goes to sleep, it saves the battery.After holding down the play/pause button, it will turn off, or go into low power mode, after a period of time. If you turn it on immediately after pressing the button, it will just awake.
You can turn off both the iPod Nano and the iPod Classic the same way. To turn it off you have to push a button on the click wheel of the iPod.You will push and hold the play pause button until the iPod goes off.The play pause button is the one that has the two lines and the triangle side by side.