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Diagnostic mode for Ipod Shuffle

Shuffle Lights

Main

Solid orange Charging, OK to disconnect.
Blinking orange Mounted, do not disconnect.
Solid green Connected to charger: fully charged, OK to disconnect.
Not connected: play. Light will turn off after two seconds.
Blinking green Paused: light will turn off after one minute.
Solid orange when you press a button Hold is on. To turn it off, hold the Play/Pause button for three seconds.
Solid green when you press a button Normal operation of that button. The light stays on as long as you press the button.
Blinking green and orange You’re trying to play a song, but the shuffle is empty.

Battery Status (when pressed)

Green Good charge.
Amber Low charge.
Red Very low charge.
Off No charge.

courtesy of Craig A. Finseth