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Audio book not going into audiobook section on sansa clip

I downloaded book from media consol public libary and it went into albums. how do i get it to go into audio books on sansa.
also how is the best way to delete book when i am done. delete on clip takes very long and sometimes it does not work. ready to throw it out.I am 58 year old woman who wants to be a techno queen.

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Hi,
There are two ways to delete files on your Sansa player.  You can delete them from the player directly or using a PC. 

METHOD 1 - Delete files directly on the device 
For View, Fuze, Clip, e200v2, and c200v2 only
1. In playback mode, press the Submenu button. 
2. Select Delete

METHOD 2 - Delete files using a PC 
For all other Sansa players: 
1. Connect your device to the PC. 
2. Select Open device to view files using Windows Explorer on initial connection. 
3. Locate the folder where your files are stored. 
4. Click to select the files you want deleted and delete the files

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