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I just got a used 20gb dell dj jukebox and don't where to start.......what porgram to download??

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  • luisbone21 Jan 14, 2009

    model no hvoit

  • Jordan May 11, 2010

    Hi luisbone21,

    Could you give me the model number of the dell jukebox?

    -SHG


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I think I have something for you. On the back of the player you will notice a Service Tag number. Just check out this site: http://search.dell.com/results.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&cat=sup&k=jukebox&rpp=12&p=1&subcat=dyd&rf=all&nk=f&sort=K&ira=False&spf=Dell+Digital+Music+Player&~srd=False&ipsys=False&advsrch=False&~ck=bt and enter in the Service Tag number that you find into the form on this page. After doing so you will receive all the downloads necessary for your player to work.

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-SHG

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Deriver


Hey Alexandro_ga,
You can find the driver for your Dell DJ at one of the following links:
Dell DJ (2nd Generation) - http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?c=us&cs=555&l=en&s=biz&os=WLH&osl=en&SystemID=PDA_MP3_DJ_2&catid=-1&impid=-1 The second generation comes in 20gb and 30gb sizes
Dell DJ (1st Generation) - http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?c=us&cs=555&l=en&s=biz&os=WLH&osl=en&SystemID=DJ_DIGITAL_MP&catid=-1&impid=-1

Thanks,

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My computer does not recognize that my dell dj is plugged in when using yahoo music jukebox. When I try to transfer music from the computer to the dj, it tells me "no device connected".


Originally Posted by gb07 from another site
"The solution, was to uninstall Windows media player. The first uninstall only let it roll back to version 9(the original version on my computer; yours may be different.) Then I went into control panel and removed it from my windows media components. Then, I went to the folder c:programfiles/dell/digitaljukeboxdrivers. There is a program in there called drvunins. I started it, and it removed all drivers for my dell dj. I then made sure the dj was unplugged. Restarted the computer, then I then downloaded the latest dell firmware, v. 2.20.07.

Found here-
http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=19&l=en&s=dhs&releaseid=R107735&SystemID=PDA_MP3_DJ_2&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&deviceid=9420&devlib=0&typecnt=0&vercnt=3&catid=-1&impid=-1&formatcnt=0&libid=31&typeid=-1&dateid=-1&formatid=-1&source=-1&fileid=139674

FINALLY, after all that, it did in fact connect, and load the firmware successfully."

I can confirm this does work mine is now working perfectly!!

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I have dell dj 20GB I upgraded its firmware & now after udating it I connected it again to my PC but its not working it seemms that windows XP doesn't recognizing the DEVICE what shall I do Plzz Help !...


Originally Posted by gb07 from another site
"The solution, was to uninstall Windows media player. The first uninstall only let it roll back to version 9(the original version on my computer; yours may be different.) Then I went into control panel and removed it from my windows media components. Then, I went to the folder c:programfiles/dell/digitaljukeboxdrivers. There is a program in there called drvunins. I started it, and it removed all drivers for my dell dj. I then made sure the dj was unplugged. Restarted the computer, then I then downloaded the latest dell firmware, v. 2.20.07.

Found here-
http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=19&l=en&s=dhs&releaseid=R107735&SystemID=PDA_MP3_DJ_2&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&deviceid=9420&devlib=0&typecnt=0&vercnt=3&catid=-1&impid=-1&formatcnt=0&libid=31&typeid=-1&dateid=-1&formatid=-1&source=-1&fileid=139674

FINALLY, after all that, it did in fact connect, and load the firmware successfully."

I can confirm this does work mine is now working perfectly!!

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Can't upload music anymore!


Try using other media managers.

Jul 15, 2009 | Dell DJ MP3 Player

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Have a Dell Jukebox MP3 Player and now have a new computer. I don't remember what software I had on my old computer, I just want to copy my music on my PC. Thanks


You can still download the drivers and firmware from the dell site for the dj, so you can set up your new computer to work with the dj. (I'm hearing VIsta is not compatible. Not surprising... )One part of the software is the Dell DJ Explorer. It simply opens a window and recognizes your dj. (Make sure it is on and connected)
If DJ Explorer says 'not connected' then right click and click refresh. When it recognizes the DJ, it will say the name you named your dj. Open that like a regular folder and it should read your dj and list all the songs on it. Then simply copy and paste songs to another folder you open on your computer screen; probably should use your My Music folder but that's your choice.
Now that music is saved back onto your computer. Hope that works for you.
A word about the Duebox or Dudebox program and company. I hope they ARE out of business as they scammed me. I checked into it awhile back for a better way to move music around on my 4 DJs and computer, and then bought it. It worked just as they said... at first. I used it to program my first DJ, then basically copied my songs and playlists to the other three (I have one in the house and one in each of our cars and our RV) Great! I'm happy! Then a few weeks or months later, tried to use it again to update, and was told that I could ONLY use it on ONE DJ, and the one I had just plugged in was not the one it recognized. I would have to buy a copy of Duebox for EACH DJ. Bottom line is I no longer support or care much for Duebox, and if they went out of business, then there really is such a thing as karma. I hate scammers.

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Assuming that you don't have windows vista, you can load the Dell DJ Explorer program that came with your DJ. It comes up as a regular looking window that should "see" your DJ when you plug it in. If it doesn't, where it says "not connected", right click and then click refresh. Sometimes it works better to plug in the DJ first, then load dj explorer. When it sees it, "not connected" should change to the name of your DJ. Double click that and it should then 'read' your dj, showing all the files on it. Then its just a tedious amount of copy and paste to another folder on your computer (like your My Music folder), and your music is restored to your computer. Take care, as DJ Explorer can also delete files from your DJ if you tell it to.
If you no longer have the DJ drivers and DJ Explorer and Musicmatch loaded on your computer, you can still download that stuff from the Dell site.
If you Do have Vista, try to find a friend with XP. Load the DJ explorer software on their computer, and pull your music off the dj to your friend's computer, then use a USB drive or something to move it to yours. Or better yet, upgrade your computer from VIsta to Xp (yes, I said upgrade - Vista is ****)

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You can get one at batterytrader - click the link to go there - Dell Jukebox DJ battery for the Dell Digital jukebox DJ1st and 2nd, also the DJ20, - rechargeable replacement batteries

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if your Dell DJ player is no longer recognized by the upgrade firmware even with the correct, original device driver installed, then you will need to install a windows 'MTP' driver by doing the following. Note that this applies to Windows XP only.

1. make sure you have the SP2 XP upgrade.

2. Install Windows Media Player 10 or roll it back to version 10 if you are using a later version. You can roll it back by going to 'Add or Remove programs' and uninstalling any WMP upgrade from the 'Change or Remove Programs' dialog window. Note: don't uninstall WMP enitrely from the 'Add/remove windows components' dialog.

3. Go get this file: fixup.zip Unzip it in a temporary directory and run the fixup.cmd by double-clicking in explorer or using the windows 'Run' command. Follow the instructions it prints in its DOS window about deleting the Dell device in the hardware manager.

4. plug your DJ player into the USB port. XP should now say 'Found MTP device' or something similar.

5. Get the Dell DJ 1.02 firmware from their support site appropriate for your player. Run the firmware upgrade. The software should detect your player this time.

A good reference for the Dell DJ stuff is here: gotzune.com

Note: I can't personally recommend the 'PlayForSure' firmware as I have not been successful upgrading to it. WMP 11 does not seem to work with the Dell DJ but WMP10 does and the device Sync function works just fine.

For almost ALL of the MP3 players out there that seem bricked due to a firmware upgrade failure or some other reason, they can be usually restored in a simlar way by installing a basic 'MTP' driver which allows windows to at least send a file to it, and by putting the player into a recovery mode as defined by the manufacturer.

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Hi,
sound easy, just go to this webpage: Driver Update and use their tool to update your drivers.
Cheers
John

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