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Music lost when charging battary

When my son pluged his Mp3 player up to out DVD Player (it has a usb port) when he removed it a few hours later all his music was eraised. What happened and how do we keep it from happening again. PS we do not have a computer.

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Go to a public LIBRARY into the computer go to LIMEWIRE and download songs

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