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Locked Out of MP3 Player

Help!!! I am locked out of my MP3 Player and I can't get the player to work. Each time I try and turn it on, I get the message "KEY HOLD!" and it immediately shuts off. I've tried repeatedly to slide the HOLD button toward the PLAY/STOP button as recommended in the manual, but to no avail. I can't get the player open. Is there something (anything) else "I" can do to get the player to work? Thx, Jack

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Most things with "Hold" button don't turn off the device. So I surspect there might be a deeper problem. You could try to check the battery see if it's still good. As last resourt, you could try to open it up and see if some how buttons are permanently pressed. You could even try to power it on without the switches. Most of this MP3 players (the small 1 that uses only 1 battery) are pretty much self contain so there shouldn't be anything wrong.

Posted on Sep 16, 2006

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