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Won't stop initializing so we can start downloading music on to it. All we get is "opal screen with initializing on the same screen".

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One plug your mp3 player into the usb device of your pc
two hold down the power for 10 seconds on your rca player
three Go to the RCA website download the latest firmware for your product.
Install the firmware while the rca player is still plugged in.
It should work just like new after that.

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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