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Creative zen m series no charge

Does the creative zen m series have a battery inside that may need replaced if it no longer takes a charge.
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can you charge this device on a cpu that does not have the zen installation disc installed on it?

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I was trying to charge my zen on a cpu at work that did NOT have the zen installation disc installed on it. the lightning bolt over my battery sign indicated my zen should have been charging, however it did not. later that night i plugged my zen into my own laptop at home, the one that i installed my zen to in the first place, and it worked fine.

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