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My computer won't regonize my MP3!

I've added lots of songs to my OPAL before, but all of a sudden, when i plug my MP3 into my computer and i open up Windows Media says theres nothing plugged in! Also, when I charge the MP3, sometimes the screen says it will be charging then it just goes black.....

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  • dott_2013 Feb 16, 2009

    you mean the USB cord?

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    isnt there any other way?

  • dott_2013 Feb 16, 2009

    well what if its just the computer......

  • dott_2013 Feb 16, 2009

    i charge it by the computer tho......

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  • tantonchris Feb 17, 2009

    Mine is doing the same thing....I added songs on it when I first got it, now my pc wont recognize that its plugged in.

    email me if you figure it out

  • dott_2013 Feb 19, 2009

    well im not too smart....only a teen.....and so idk how to pop off the back cover!



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Hi my wife has a opel 8gb and it wouldn't reconize it. I thought it was the cord like the other guy said but it wasn't. My wife is brutal on everything it turned out to be the electrical connection on the female plug on the opel I had to pop off the back cover and wiggled the plug and I saw the crack in the connection. so I re-sauderd it took me 15 seconds to fix and two days to figure out. I hope this helps

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You need to change the Cable..

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    Sibananda Jena Feb 16, 2009

    yes usb cord

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    Sibananda Jena Feb 16, 2009

    as you told it also not charge correctly while must be the cable..

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    Sibananda Jena Feb 16, 2009

    thats why i m telling the cable u should change..



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