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My mp3 wont work

It talls menot enough space for music DB. please free 4MB. and i try to download music and it said when i put it in the computer it said a had music but when i toke it out it said the same thang

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Re: my mp3 wont work

Use these instructions only if you don't care losing the stored information. Connect it to your computer. Click on "My computer" then click on right button on your mouse and select Format. This should solve it. Please rate this. Thanks, D.

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