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SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

The sansa player started showing message "refresh database fail" and all data including songs and voice recording has gone. Although the the memory shows 1893 mb still in use. Also on connecting to computer the sansa is not detected. I am unable to load any songs and also unable to refresh the database. The 'reset all' also has not resolved the problem . What should I do ? Regards Ashu

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  • cooljosh Nov 04, 2007

    Hi, my sansa e250 is frozen..... i need help, when i start to turn it on it has a refresh page then it has white lines and freezes.... i tried to plug it in my computer and it does the same, it's like my computer doesn't detect my player.... can any 1 help me?

  • Anonymous Jan 23, 2008

    refresh database

  • futine2310 Feb 25, 2008

    my Sansa e250 everytime restart,it reload old list which all music were deleted.Help me!!!

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One pc sees my mp3 and my lap top dosnt see it my other mp3 has no problem going from on computer to another

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Update the firmware it fixed mine!

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Ok, mine had the same problem, first go to settings, then USB mode and switch it to MSC, plug it into your computer and it should show up, then format it, this will erase everything but then u can put it back on, after you format it you can switch it back to MTP mode, its alot better, hope i helped

Posted on Feb 03, 2007

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First switch your USB control to MSC. Then turn off your mp3 player and activate the hold icon. Then turn it on while holding the record button with hold icon still being activated. then it will go to recovery mode. Now plug your sandisk into the computer and wait until it says RECOVERY COMPLETE...PLEASE DISCONNECT or when it just says for you to disconnect. This worked on my sandisk, and it hopefully work for you.

Posted on Jan 13, 2007

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