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Upgrading Creative Zen?

I have a Creative Zen Touch MP3 player and want to upgrade to a Creative Zen Vision. I need to know if the new player will recognise all the music already installed on my computer with the old player's software. I certainly don't want to have to type in thousands of songs again and upload them all. Just being able to drop them in would be good. I tried the Creative Zen website but getting through to the contact page was impossible as they don't answer questions about 'really old' players (Touch!) anymore.

Also, I heard that the Creative Zen Vision can only be charged through a computer and not just plugged into a regular socket. Is this true?

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Go to the Creative support site and upgrade the old MP3 player. The new Player will sync with mediaplayer and you can install music.

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I can't download the music to my mp3 coz the computer doesn't recognise the player, says player no conected...


Support fo Zen Vision M on this site:
http://support.creative.com/Products/ProductDetails.aspx?catID=213&CatName=MP3+Players&subCatID=214&subCatName=ZEN&prodID=14331&prodName=ZEN+Vision%3aM

Fill in a topic like "recognise" or "detected" in
the Knowledgebase Solutions bar
and have a search with the icon on the right side of the phrase

There are also links for downloads like:
1. manuals: to get a total guide
2. software: to get software for synchronizing your PC with the player
3. firmware: to get the newest software on your player
[note 3. !!!: all data/songs will be erased after a firmware upgrade ]

Aug 08, 2009 | Creative Labs ZEN Vision:M Digital Media...

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Creative Zen mp3 player - computer won't recognise it


The ONLY AND I REPEAT ONLY way to solve zen and computer recognistion problem is to have THE ORIGINAL INSTALL DISK that came with player.
The only things that will work is
1. Download Utorrent 2. Go to google or yahoo and search Creative (you'r player type ie zen touch, zen mossiac, zen x, etc.etc.) install disk torrent. 3. Try to find the one that is closest to the name of your player (ie. zen touch, mossiac, x) and download the install disk. 4. After the download finishes you should be able to run setup like you have the disk.
I downloaded the install disk torrent and after i finished downloading I simply found the setup file clicked it and installed the neccessary files, and presto my computer recognised my zen touch.
#2 If you can't find a install disk for you perticular player, you should try to see if maybe a friend or someone youknow has a creative mp3 player and ask to borrow there install disk, who knows it just might work for you'r player. Best of luck and I hope this will solve you zen player/computer problem

Jul 17, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Touch MP3 Player

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Creative zen mp3 help please


You will need to put the Zen into recovery mode and erase the firmware, then reload the firmware. Follow these steps:

To Erase the Firmware:

1. Get a paperclip and straighten it out.

2. Hold down the Play/Pause button, and put the paperclip through the reset hole. Release the paperclip while continuing to press the Play/Pause button until you see the screen change.

3. Select "Reload Firmware."

To Load the new Firmware:

Go to www.Creative.com/support --> downloads. Click through the navigation and download the latest Zen Touch firmware. Reboot your computer, then plug in your Zen via USB cable. Double-click the firmware icon and then click upgrade.

Apr 02, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Touch MP3 Player

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Creative Zen Touch firmware problem


This means both systems contain a bug, or cookie. If the firmware you accessed isn't applying itself to the device, this means the system itself has been corrupted. Double check with your system configuration properties on each device, and tell me whats going on from there.

Don't panic!

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Mar 25, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Vision Digital Media...

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Creative Zen Vision M - unable to connect to ANY PC or Xbox


How to make Creative vision m, find the computer.

Connect your creative with U. S. B. cable.
Go to my computer, click on right button on mouse go to properties, click on hardware tab, click on device manager button , scrawled to creative logo press on right button on mouse and press on update drives. This worked for me on both of my computers now I can charge my creative and transfer of the files to it with no problems.

Good luck.

Jan 31, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Touch MP3 Player

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Error with Napster


http://193.95.171.84/SRVS/CGI-BIN/WEBCGI.EXE/,/?St=70,E=0000000000295074190,K=561,Sxi=1,Kb=ww_english_add,VARSET=ws:http://us.creative.com/,Case=obj(7931),Kb=ww_english_add
To use an MP3 player with online music subscription services, the following is needed:
  • A specific application from the online music service provider
  • Windows Media Player 11.
  • Windows XP Service Pack 2 or Vista. To check the Service Pack version, click on Start, Control Panel and then System.
  • An MP3 player with MTP/PlaysForSure firmware installed. Currently, the following players support PlaysForSure either out of box or with an available firmware upgrade: ZEN Vision W, ZEN V Plus, ZEN V, ZEN Vision:M, ZEN Vision, ZEN Sleek Photo, ZEN Micro, ZEN MicroPhoto, ZEN Sleek, ZEN Touch, ZEN Xtra, and ZEN PMC.

Nov 30, 2007 | Creative Labs Zen Touch MP3 Player

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Instruction manual for Zen (Creative Labs) vision 30 GB


you can go to u tube or creative and do the tutorial thing but i have been unable to fins a manual.

Oct 29, 2007 | Creative Labs Zen Touch MP3 Player

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