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MY SANSA SAYS FREE 6 MB, WHY?

I formatted my sansa e250R on a laptop running vista with NTFS option. just after the format the screen went blue and thats all. upon several try and errors i managed to get the radio version playing but my memory cannot be located. someone help me or be careful not to use the NTFS option to format your sansa mp3 player. also wen i put a memory card into the side, the default drivers supposed to be on the original memory gets on to the extra memory. my music on the memory card cannot be played by the mp3. any help any where?

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I have read from other users that it it not correc to format the player using NTFS. If you can try remoformatting the player in fat or fat32.

Posted on Jul 24, 2007

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