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Creative Zen Vision M won't charge it's battery.

I can only grt it to work off mains power - it doesn't work while plugged into my PC, unkess its plugged into the mains charger at the same time.

Any suggestions? Need a new battery perhaps?

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  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2009

    same as the person who can only use thier player when electrically plugged. it does recoginze it on the PC. Battery does not keep it on. It turns off.

  • sharvesh Mar 29, 2009

    battery doesn't seem to charge. Works only on mains supply.

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Check your usb cable...i had the same problem...

I have a usb cable that came with it ( or some other mp3 player i bought), but it is way too short, so i bought a cheap ($1) and longer usb cable. The computer recognizes the mp3 when connected, but it wont charge with the long and cheap cable.

Maybe you also have a long (or short) cheap usb cable...or maybe your usb cable is plain broke...

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Hi . look at the top of your player when you connect it to the computer. if there is a flashing blue light (you should look to the switch which turns the player on) wait for a few hours (player should be connected only to the computer not an external charger).

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