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Sansa clip won't play songs

The songs on my clip won't play. i can view the list and select them but they will not play. it is charged and the radio plays fine. i have had it since christmas and it worked fine until today

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  • Anonymous Jan 18, 2009

    I have the same problem...I haven't had this a month and already all the songs on my MP3 player are there but no volume! The radio works just fine....



  • Anonymous May 07, 2009

    same, when i press play it indicates that it is playing but the numbers stay at zero. i can "play" it or pause it all i like but the song doesn't move forward.

  • Anonymous May 07, 2009

    yea it doesnt play and the numbers dont move. i tried fast forwarding through the song but the songs just skipped.

    Question: if i take it back to a retailer, will i get all the same songs back, because i have songs that are only on my mp3.

  • Anonymous May 12, 2009

    sansa plays my music but the radion has stopped working

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This is a typical problem. Take it back to the retailer for an exchange.

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first sorry for the long list but I hope this helps

In addition to playing music, all Sansa MP3 players feature integrated microphones for voice recording.

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Like other MP3 players, the SanDisk Sansa series of music and video players lets you listen to your music while on the go. With their easy-to-use control interfaces, Sansa players let you add, change or delete tracks in a playlist quickly. However, there might be times when you want to lock the player so that you don't stop playback or change the current track inadvertently -- like when exercising or jogging. Locking a Sansa player ensures that music plays continuously even if you touch controls on the face of the unit accidentally. To make changes to a queued play list or stop playback on a Sansa with the controls disabled, you must first unlock the player manually.
Sansa Clip Zip and Fuze+ Players Step 1 Press and hold the power button on the Clip Zip or Fuze+ player a few seconds to power on the device. Scroll to "Music" on the home screen and press the "Select" button. The Select button is a rectangular or square button in the center of the button-control pad beneath the viewing screen on the Sansa player.
Step 2 Press the "Play" button to play the first track in your play list. Alternatively, press the right or left arrow button to navigate to another song in the list, and then press the "Play" button.
Step 3 Press the "Power" button on the top of the player once quickly to lock the unit. The player will play music continuously while disabling all navigation controls on the face of the unit. A padlock icon appears on the face of the player indicating the lock feature is active. Don't hold the Power button after you press it, as this will turn off the player.
Step 4 Unlock the player by quickly pressing the "Power" button. The Unlocked icon appears on the player screen.
Sansa Clip+ Step 1 Power on the Sansa Clip+ player.
Step 2 Choose "Music" on the Main Menu screen, then press the "Select" button. The Select button is the square one in the center of the control pad on the face of the player.
Step 3 Press "Play" to begin playing tracks from your play list.
Step 4 Press and hold the "Home" button just below the viewing screen. After a couple of seconds, a padlock icon appears at the top of the viewing screen indicating the Sansa Clip+ locking feature is active.
Step 5 Press and hold the "Home" button again to unlock the Clip+ player.
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  • With the Sansa Clip Zip and Fuze+ players, locking the devices disables all navigation controls on the unit (i.e. Play and Fast Forward), but not the volume control. If you lock the Clip Zip or Fuze+, you can still adjust the volume as needed. By contrast, if you lock the Clip+ player, the unit disables all controls on the player -- including the volume control buttons.
References About the Author 7afb685b-3c78-4ef0-9395-e3bdbc99b4bc.small.jpg?w=60&h=60&keep_ratio=1 Jeff Grundy has been writing computer-related articles and tutorials since 1995. Since that time, Grundy has written many guides to using various applications that are published on numerous how-to and tutorial sites. Born and raised in South Georgia, Grundy holds a Master of Science degree in mathematics from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
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1. Plug sansa clip to computer, double click on "Sansa Clip ...GB", double click on "Internal Memory", you will see the file "Music", copy your songs and paste them into Music file of the device.
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Just giving you a hard time. If you have a Sansa Fuze 8GB:
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