Question about Toshiba Gigabeat MEGF40S MP3 Player

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Hey Dragon, thanks for the help bro. Although I wouldv'e liked to hear some better news. But I do have another question.
Why isn't the gigabeat working at all? It wont play any of the music I already had. I don't know what kinda BS system that is, but i'm getting really frustrated with it. So basically I have to go to the manuel to bring back the original programing? and I will lose everything?
I don't have anything backed up, I don't even know how to back up my gigabeat files...I got my music from different places. Thanks man

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Wellllll....
Itsa Like this,
"Member when I was doin my "Diatribe" with that pimp[ly lil sh-t,l that put that **** on tjhe net??
Dude, that WAS NOT for "Finger Exercise"......
Someone puts that **** on the net, and leaves out a "Critical" point...
Luffing your player, meaning,
"Right Now, ya gots yerself a paperweight!!!"
Somewhere, Like a "Cars Engine", there is a "GAP"
A line or a hundred, of "CODE", is NOT reaching your player, and the Hard-Drive is "Luffed"!!!
Thats why it doesn't play.....
The "Manual" for "rocksh-t" may?? have a blurb for it "Not Playing", but at this point in time, man, you are "Outta Luck"...
NOW, if you want, you can keep looking for answers, pay "Premium" for "Expert" help, but if you really really want to get the thing running again...
FIRST, lemme ask,
HOW didja "LOAD" the tunes into the palyer????
you MUST have some program in your pc that loaded the tunes????
HOW did you load them onto the G-Beat???
THATS where your music SHOULD be.....
Did you load them directly from the "Source(s)"???? withOUT going thru your PC?Mac????
If the Latter, "Circumventing the PC/MAC, yer Screwed...
IF you went through the PC/Mac, you MUST have the files saved SOMEWHERES!!!
I hate to have you delete everything B4 losing all of yer music IF there is files Somewhere...
BUT
Bottom LINE,
Ya Gotta dig up the G-Beat Manual, under "Delete ALL", and byte the BIG ONE!!!
You can wait for further advice, but I really feel you gotta start (AND BACKUP!!!!) from scratch man!!!
Its like being UGGGHHHH!!! 54, and having to get a "Colonoscopy"!!!
Me AND my wife, AND a GOOD Girl Friend of ours have to have it done!!!
So DUDE, We FEEL fer ya!!!
Yer Check list

  • See if you have Gigabeat Room on yer Laptop/Notebook
  • Use the "USB" cord to hook directly to G-Room, if you have
  • Look for stored tunes if so
  • Follow directions for "RESET/ERASE
  • IN THE FUTURE BACK UP
  • BACK UP
  • BACK UP
  • BACK UP
  • WHAT???
  • DO WHAT NOW???

Posted on Nov 13, 2008

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