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Sansa e250 mp3

I am using media window to download music to my mp3 sansa e250 the trouble is when i add more music to it the music that is already stored after it finish downloading to the mp player it will automatically start deleting my files that are already on my mp3 am i doing something wrong

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I would stop using the program that you are using. Instead, and this is what I like to do, when you connect your mp3 player to your computer, and you open "My Computer," your mp3 player should pop up like a hard drive. Open it, and drag - and - drop your files from your music folder. It's a lot faster to do this.

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To put music on your Sansa e250 you will do this: Download Windows Media Player 9 or 10 to your computer. I would use Media Player 10 as it is the newer player. After you download Media Player 9 or 10 open it up on your computer, and then hook up your mp3 player, it should be recognized by Media Player and then you can transfer the songs to it. You need to put the music cd in your computer cd player and download the songs to Media Playeer using Windows Media Player 9 or 10. I have also included a website where you can download the user manual, it will say e200, but the instructions are also for the e250. Good Luck, I hope this helps. Please rate me, Thank You.

Dec 12, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Having trouble downloading.

You have to use Windows Media Player to transfer songs from your computer to the Sansa. If the songs are already on your computer, then you are good to go. Just open up Windows Media Player, click on the sync tab, and then drag files to the sync area, and click Start Sync. If the songs are not already there, do yourself a favor - only sign up to a music service that gives you the songs in mp3 format. WMA's are too problematic, and will lead you to ask a million questions and deal with a million problems. Stick to Mp3 format only, and you should be good to go.

-Tha Mp3 Doctor

Feb 27, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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My music want show up in windows media player what do i do???

Move the music to the My Music folder, or go into Library --> Add to Library --> Add --> find the folder in which your music is stored

Jan 14, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Sansa e250

Make a copy of one of the files, and try changing the extension to .mp3.

Apr 18, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Sync problems ...

The instructions with pictures are on pp. 13-19 of the user's manual:
Loading Music
You can transfer music from your computer to the Sansa player using the dragand-
drop method or using music managing software like Windows Media Player.
Drag and Drop
Follow these steps to drag-and-drop music to your Sansa e200 player:
1. Connect your Sansa e200 player to your computer.
2. Select Open device to view files using Windows Explorer on
initial connection.
3. Double-click on Sansa device.
4. Double-click on the MUSIC folder.
5. Drag and drop music files from your computer to My
Computer\Sansa e200\...\MUSIC.
Windows Media Player
Before you can create playlist and transfer (or synchronize) them to your
Sansa player, you need to show Windows Media Player where your songs are
Adding Music Files to Library…
1. To add music files to WMP 11’s library, please follow these steps:
2. Click the arrow below the Library tab.
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3. Make sure Music is selected then click Add to Library…
4. In the Add to Library dialog box, click one of the following options
then click OK.
- My personal folders:
Use this option to monitor the digital media files stored in your
personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders, as well as any files
stored in the public Music, Pictures, and Video folders that everyone
who uses your computer has access to.
- My folders and those of others that I can access:
Use this option to monitor the digital media files stored in your
personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders, the files stored in the
public Music, Pictures, and Video folders, as well as the files stored
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in the personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders that belong to
other users on your computer.

Mar 12, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Adding music to my sansa e250

you must use windows media player 10 or 11 to sync songs into the sansa. Make sure you sync it this way or else your songs will not go in properly.

Jan 21, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Downloading music

The easiest way to do it is to use windows media up your windows media player and it F3 then add all your files to your library,,,then hit the sync tab..drag the songs your want to add to your mp3 player under the sync list...then just hit sync when you finish

Jan 04, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Sansa e250

Do you know if windows media player recognized your device? if windows media player does, i would recommend you to format the device using windows media format your device have it connected and open up WMP,click on the sync tab the your device will be listed on the left side..then all you have to do is right click and format the device..that should work..

Jan 03, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Music Videos

I'm not an expert, but I do have a Sansa e250, too. Sounds like you need to download a Sansa Media Converter.

Here's the link:

Once that is downloaded and installed, open it, plug your Sansa into the computer by USB cable, click "Add media". Then you should see a window that says "Add media" Select the media you want to put on your Sansa. Once the media is added, then click "Convert". After it is finished converting, it should be on your Sansa. Hope that helps!

Nov 15, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Need file transfer Software!!!???

You do not need any specific software to transfer music. You can Drag and Drop files thru Windows XP or Vista, or use Windows Media Player 10 or higher, Rhapsody, or several other music management programs.

The only software on the CD was Rhapsody, or the Best Buy Digital Media Store. Both of which are on the internet.


Best of Luck.

Oct 13, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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