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Sansa c240 isnt formatting!

Ok this is the problem, i had a windows xp, and so i put some songs and pictures on my sansa, then i switched to a windows vista and none of the songs or pictures show up on there, but i want to delete them! i tried formatting it on vista but it doesnt work!
i dont have another computer! any help please?

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Insert your ( memory card , flash disk , cellphone , .... ) into your computer.
#2
Open up 'My Computer'. You should see it under the list of available drives.
#3
Check its contents first to make sure that you have the right drive.
#4
In 'My Computer', right-click on the drive and choose 'Format'.
#5
Leave all the options as they are and click on 'Start'. This is a non-reversible process so make sure this is what you truly wanted to do in the first place.
#6
Once the process is completed, take the memory card out and insert it into your Digital Camera or any other device. Try to browse to it to make sure it works fine now.

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