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Just in the last month this problem surfaced. I download audio books from my library. I have been doing this for the past year. My MP3 player says synchronize to continue your subscription. My library is free I don't pay for this. It worked for 11 months. Can you help

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  • Julie Kalasek Feb 02, 2009

    Our library uses OverDrive Media Console to download the audio books to my computer. When I transfer the audio booK to my Sansa E200 it transfers fine but when I go to play the audio book I get the message that that says Synchronize to Continue your music Subscription. What music subscription? It worked for the past 11months without this problem.

    The same things happens when I use Windows Medica Player to sync an audio CD to my device.

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I had this issue with my e260 and Overdrive Media audiobooks. Here is how I solved the problem:

NOTE: Make sure that your license is valid -or the following will make no difference.

1. Windows Media Player needs to be at least 10 -and it needs a security update to be able to deal with DRM files.
2. The audiobook needs to be opened (played) (even just for 1 sec.) on the computer first to "activate" the license.
3. When transferring from Overdrive Media the Sansa HAS to be set to MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) in the USB settings for the license to transfer to the device allowing it to play.

I hope this helps someone. It took me an entire day of research and trial & error to figure it out.

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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Could u just sync. Computers have those problems somtimes.

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