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SANSA E250 IS NOT RECOGNISED

I have a sansa e250 2 GB.i have been using it for 6 months.now when i connect it to my computer it is neither being recognized nor charged.how can i fix it?

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  • darlenie_35 Jan 30, 2009

    i have a sansa e250 2 GB.i have been using it for 6 months.now when iconnect it to my computer it is neither being recognized norcharged.how can i fix it?

  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2009

    WHenever i plug my sansa in, it SOMETIMES shows up, but othertimes it doesnt.

  • ravendrasonu Jan 31, 2009

    my MP3 PLAYER is not getting connected to the computer

  • kmiller91790 Jan 31, 2009

    My computer is not reconizing my Sansa e250 when i plug it in to charge or to edit songs

  • girrleve Feb 01, 2009

    I have the same problem, but mine will charge. However, neither of my PC's will recognize the device. I turned the mp3 player on one day and all my songs were gone and I cannot format the device because it won't show up on my PC. Maybe I should switch to an ipod.

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There are two connection settings in USB: MTP and MSC. For some reason MTP is the default, but it doesn't connect properly on all computers. Select MSC and plug the player in again, the computer will recognize sansa e250 but not show the driver just yet. It is installing recognition software (just basic drivers - nothing heavy) and it doesnt tell you what its doing until its complete. WAIT FOR IT. Once it is complete you will see both the sansa e250 and the removable memory slot in your "my computer" now you're good to go.

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1)Plug in Sansa
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Download the Sansa Recovery Tool from the Sansa website.
Format - Erases Everything: Connect your Sansa player to the computer and open Windows Media Player. Click on the Sync tab. Pull down the drop down menu underneath the Sync tab by moving your cursor over the Sync tab and left clicking on the little black arrow underneath the Sync tab. Highlight "Sansa 1GB" (wording may vary slightly), and then select "Format." - this should erase everything.
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If these fail, then:
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If you get the problem where MTP Device keeps popping up continuously, uninstall the “MTP Device” by going to Start à Control Panel àSystem à Hardware à Device Manager (you computer may vary slightly, depending on Windows Version).
You may have to restart your computer after each of these methods to get them to work properly. Disconnect your Sansa player BEFORE shutting down your computer.
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