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Album Art not showing up on player

I am having trouble with getting some of my album art to transfer over.. In my Windows Media Library I have all of the album art sync-ed up but when I got to listen to the songs some have their album art and others dont. I am very OCD and this is annoying the **** out of me. Is there a specific way to put the album art for each album directly onto the player?

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  • aesawyer Dec 10, 2008

    thanks so much I will try the right now!

  • aesawyer Dec 11, 2008

    **** well I went through and manually added images with the album editor and saved a jpeg copy in the My music folder associated with the album but the art isnt there one the player still....

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Connect mp3 player to computer
Open Windows Media Player
Go to Sync tab
A list of the songs on your mp3 player should show up
Right click the songs, and go to advanced tag editor - change the album art for each song

One more thing to keep in mind for the Sansa e200 series:
For correct Album Work functionality, the album art and associated music file may
need to be located in the same folder. See preloaded content as an example.

-Tha Mp3 Doctor

Posted on Dec 09, 2008

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