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Help! On my computer the e260 is just fine but the music I am trying to download onto it through the Sansa Media Comverter won't work. I just downloaded the songs today onto Windows Media player and it is Version 10.

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Re: Help! - SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player MP3 & Digital Media Players

Media converter is for videos, not for music

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How install a driver for Sansa e260

Download the software after you run the link below ....Put check next to converter/firmware update/Manual the programs follow instructions.......( here is the link After installation connect your sansa......
Also make sure you are connected to a 2.0 usb the back of the computer is best (the motherboard).... USB mode located on the sansa if asked to change to MSC goto menu press enter scroll to settings press enter scroll to usb mode press enter scroll to msc press enter press menu.....Connect should auto start sansa software..... Sansa software/driver Updates firmware follow instructions Downloads manual Downloads converter

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Sansa e260 - the mp3's that i load from my pc don't show up.

Try drag and drop from the music folder you have your music the media folder on the sansa use windows explorer.........

Apr 07, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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E260 - now showing two empty directories (but I still have my music)

try formatting it. to do that, simply scroll down to settings, and in settings hit format. you'll lose everything that was on it tho, if that don't work then try updating. if your unsure how to update go here.
and install the program.

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My Sansa e260 MP3 player is not working properly.

try changing to msc mode. go to settings and then usb mode

it has to be on msc mode to show up as a removable hardware

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help! i have tried to download my copied cds through rhapsody & windows media player. nothing happens in rhapsody & windows gives me an error occurred message after each song when i try to copy to e260.
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Mar 21, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Files from Rhapsody Won't Play

Review: Sandisk Sansa e260 mp3 player - Personal Computer World go to this site and see if any of there downloads can help if not email them

Jan 24, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Why does this happen to my converter/e260? (pic)

the sansa media converter is only used for videos and pictures.
for song you go to my computer and u will see that it says sansa e260 you click on it then it will have files for music vieos pictures and recoding click on music and drag ur music on to it.

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check if the format of the music is in mp3 format this happened to me and i was told to change the format, see if this works.

Dec 26, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Music not showing up even when downloaded

Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware Wizard.
Download the Sansa Recovery Tool from the Sansa website.
Format - Erases Everything: Connect your Sansa player to the computer and open Windows Media Player. Click on the Sync tab. Pull down the drop down menu underneath the Sync tab by moving your cursor over the Sync tab and left clicking on the little black arrow underneath the Sync tab. Highlight "Sansa 1GB" (wording may vary slightly), and then select "Format." - this should erase everything.
Firmware Upgrade- Erases Everything: Get the latest firmware upgrade from Sansa - it updates the firmware and erases every song in the player all at once. Note: this method doesn't work if already have the latest firmware. Go to this website and click "Firmware Updater" to find out:
-Tha Mp3 Doctor

Dec 25, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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