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Cannot see m230 songs from My Computer

On my other computer (a couple of states away) when I connected my Sansa m230 to the PC, I could see the MP3 files.  On my new PC I see a fancy m230 icon, and a Record folder, but no MP3 files.  What's up?  And how can I change this?  I'm guessing there's a setting, since the files still exist.  Thanks.

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Re: Cannot see m230 songs from My Computer

Check your WMP configuration, so that it will display Mp3 files

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How to delete songsfrom m230 sandisk

The easiest way to delete songs from it will be to connect it to your computer-> Open the mp3 folder and select the songs you want to delete. Hit shift+del to delete them. Then close the window, use the safely remove hardware to stop the device and disconnect it from your computer.

Dec 02, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Sansa m230 not syncing music files or downloading them. Process leaves the Sansa m230 with 0 files and i am finding it impossible to load new file(s) ?

Try reflashing the firmware for your device you can find the latest firmware and flashing utilities from the manufacturer?s website. Make sure that you back your music up first because when you do this you are setting it back to factory settings. Then add music this way and see if it is works: 1. Free a USB port on your desktop computer. Now, grab the USB cable for your SanDisk Sansa MP3 player and connect the player to your computer. 2. Wait for your computer to find and recognize the player. This may take a few moments. Once you receive a confirmation message, open your computer and scan the icons for the SanDisk MP3 player. 3. Open the SanDisk Sansa MP3 player on your computer. The music files that you currently have saved to the player?s memory are displayed. 4. Open a folder containing music files that is stored in your desktop computer?s memory. Scan the files for songs that you want to transfer to the SanDisk Sansa MP3 player. 5. Left-click on a song file and drag to the SanDisk Sansa window. Drop the file and let your computer complete the transfer. The transferred file appears at the bottom of your music list. 6. Unplug your SanDisk Sansa player from your computer. Turn the player on and allow the file transfer to update to the internal memory of the MP3 player.

Oct 01, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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How do i delete songs?

1. connect it to your computer (through usb)
2. go to "my computer"
3. go to sansa (which should have appeared in "my computer")
4. select the songs you want to delete and click DEL (or drag them into the trash can)

hope that helps!

Jun 10, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Sansa m230

When connected to your computer, go to your My Computer folder, and right click on your Mp3 player. You should see "Format Device". This wipes the entire thing. All music will be gone, but it might reset it.

Jun 02, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Cant delete music


Connect your sansa to the computer and then explore the drive and delete . also empty the recycle bin not to occupy space from your computer storage.


Jan 23, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Won't delete songs

You should be able to modify and delete playlists/songs by connecting the player to your computer and accessing the files by going into my computer and selecting the player drive.

May 20, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Sansa m230 delete specific song from the player

Your SanDisk Sansa does not allow you to delete files from within the player.
Instead I recommend that you follow the steps below to delete the music
You have to make sure that the device is on MSC mode...then make sure your device is plug in to the computer1.gif..Then go to programs - accesories - windows explorer, find the SanDisk in my computer, go to media, music1.gif and delete them from there.
Either under sync panel in your windows media1.gif player it will show your music when it's connected. just click the plus signs for what song you need to get rid of, right click and click delete.
Hope this helps

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Mar 26, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Help with getting old music off sansa m230

Try going to "My Computer" clicking on Sansa, opening the music folder, and deleting the songs from there.

Mar 10, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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My device has got locked

You cannot see the music under Windows Media Player? If you transferred the music on another computer and the music does not "reside" on the PC you are connecting to, you will not be able to see them. You can go to My Computer and double-click on the Device Name (Sansa m230) to open up the contents to "manually" manage the music. Best of Luck.

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