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My MPMan F400 doesn't want to skip between directories and folders. DIR navigation is not working.

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  • Anonymous Dec 13, 2008

    The DIR explorer doesnt work on mine either.
    when i select it, I go back to where i come from. Its the same as pressing "exit".
    I will send it back i guess

  • nousbrunoy91 Dec 25, 2008

    same problem! !!!!!

  • sherman3810 Dec 28, 2008

    i have the same problem too. it sucks. i got loads of music and i need to use ti to go through it. it would really help if someone knows why?

  • saduser Jan 01, 2009

    same problem with F400 mpman, it doesnt show any music folder although everything is fine when connected to pc.
    please help

  • weeandykidd
    weeandykidd Jan 03, 2009

    When I Press DIR navagation it does nothing,
    ive tried tapping holding in pressing heavy+lightly,

    but nothing happens,
    possibly bad firmware?


    It's very irratating as i have over 500 songs on it.

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Turn it on and plug it in transfer your folders and mp3s and what have ya

wen finished unplug it

it will say if not switched off creat list yes or no hit yes and bamm bingo it works




p.s. this did work for me and i am i have an iq less than 60

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I managed to fix this,
on the MP3Player there is a file created when you sync it with mpmanager,
this file tells the MP3Player where the songs and directory's are,
without the file DIR Navigation wont work as its reads this file

bottom line:
Use MPManager, dont drag + drop.

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When selecting the DIR navigation option, tap the select (M) button very quickly. It will skip to a hierarchical view of your directories.

If you install the software that comes with unit, you will be able to donwload the manual.




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