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M240 player not recognized my computer

Whenver i connect my SanDisk Sansa m240 MP3 Player my computer isnt recognizing the player. how can i fix this?

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From SanDisk web site "You should have it set to MTP when using it with any of the 3 supported subscription music servies. Otherwise, you should have it set to MSC, which is the normal USB mode for storage devices. MTP mode will only work on Windows XP or Windows 2000 with SP4 installed."

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Do you have your USB drive installed?

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