Re: Sony Walkman can't function after format using...
Hi! i have d same problem, no power. this happened after i transferred files to and from the mp3 player. Anyway, i already solved it. Try reset the unit. its located at the back of the unit, beside the earphone plug. It works for me. Hope this helps. Pls let me know if it did. :)
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I had the same problem but i solved it. Follow the folliwing steps.
1- Download firmware nwz-b133f (firmware nwz-b130 V-1.01)
2- Download firmware nwz-b103 (firmware nwz-b100 V-1.3)
3- First execute firmware nwz-b100 , connect your walkman when the programm asks: please connect device. Then the program ask format your device you will loose all the data , click accept.
4- Don´t disconnect your device , wait until format and dataload are finished. This is necesary because firmware nwz-b130 doesn´t do the format.
5- Disconnect your walkman and you will see it doesn´t start (logical it ain´t his firmware)
6- Now execute firmware nwz-b130 , connect your walkman when the programm asks: please connect device. Don´t disconnect your walkman wait until program ends.
7- When finished disconnect your walkman the save way.
8- Ready like new.
Greetings Quicktronics here from Mexico.
Yo tenia este problema y esta solucionada. Sigue los siguientes pasos.
1- Baja firmware nwz-b133f (firmware nwz-b130 v-1.01)
2- Baja firmware nwz-b103 (firmware nwz-b100 v-1.3)
3- Primero ejecutar firmware nwz-b100 , conecta tu walkman
cuando pida conectar por favor el dispositivo luego pida formatear
el dispositivo vas a perder toda la informacion has click en
4- No desconectas tu walkman espere hasta que formatea
todo y carga todas su datos , este era necesario para el puro
formato porque el firmware nwz-b130 no lo hace.
5- Desconectas tu walkman y vas a ver que no enciende (logico no
es su firmware)
6- Ahora ejecutar firmware nwz-b130 , conecta tu walkman cuando pida conectar por favor el dispositivo , no desconectas tu
walkman espere hasta que carga todas su datos.
7- Cuando termina desconecta tu walkman de manera segura.
8- Listo como nuevo.
To reformat the NWZ-S545 Walkman follow these steps found on page 92 of the operation guide:
Formatting memory [Format] You can format the built-in flash memory of the player.
If the memory is formatted, all data (songs, videos, photos, etc., including sample data installed at the factory) will be erased. Be sure to verify the data stored in memory prior to formatting, and export any important data to the hard disk of your computer.
Be sure not to initialize (format) the built-in flash memory of the player using Windows Explorer. If you have formatted with Windows Explorer, format again using the player.
This function is only available in the pause mode.
From the [Home] menu, select [Settings] / [Common Settings] / [Format]. [All data including songs will be deleted. Proceed?] appears.
Select [Yes]. [All data will be deleted. Proceed?] appears. To cancel the operation, select [No].
Select [Yes]. When initialization finishes, [Memory formatted.] appears.To cancel the operation, select [No].
I bought a new Sony NWZ-B133F/BCE Walkman. When I plugged it to the USB
the drivers got properly installed, but the player does not show as a
removable device or any other device in My Computer. just follow...be sure your player is connected to pc
go to my computer right click>>properties> IN HARDWARE TAB
select device manager>portable audio>right click select update
drivers>click next>tick the option let me choose driver for this
device>next choose usb mass storage driver from two options click
AND U R DONE....
Hi, you can solve the problem by upgrading (re installing ) the firmware. It is very easy to do. Go to Sony Support web site and download the latest firmware for your MP3. Then follow the instructions to update your firmware.