Question about Sony Walkman Audio Players & Recorders
Mp3 was dead plugged it in has been all day and still has no life tried connections is fine plug in works
Check the charger is working by using a multimeter to measure the output voltage.
Posted on Dec 28, 2013
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
You MAY have a power glich. In which case, hold the power/menu botton down for 20 seconds or more, then connect it to the computer.It's best if you use a USB input that's NOT part of a Multi-USB base, as those DO cause power gliches.
Posted on Oct 20, 2008
These are the most common methods for recovering Sandisk's Sansa Mp3 Players. I have been almost universally successful in recovering Sansa players using one or a combination of these methods. These methods do not work if you are having synchronization or music format issues - they are for recovering a player that will not power up, freezes, flashes, is not recognized by the computer, and a host of other issues.
Reset the Sansa Player first. On most models, restart is done by holding the power button in for 15 seconds or longer. Check your specific manual to be sure. The manuals are available from the Sansa website if they have been misplaced.
Download the Sansa Recovery Tool from the Sansa website.
Format - Erases Everything: Connect your Sansa player to the computer and open Windows Media Player. Click on the Sync tab. Pull down the drop down menu underneath the Sync tab by moving your cursor over the Sync tab and left clicking on the little black arrow underneath the Sync tab. Highlight "Sansa 1GB" (wording may vary slightly), and then select "Format." - this should erase everything.
Firmware Upgrade- Erases Everything: Get the latest firmware upgrade from Sansa - it updates the firmware and erases every song in the player all at once. Note: this method doesn't work if already have the latest firmware. Go to this website and click "Firmware Updater" to find out: http://www.sandisk.com/DriverDownload/driverList.asp
If these fail, then:
Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, turn it off, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware Wizard.
If you get the problem where MTP Device keeps popping up continuously, uninstall the “MTP Device” by going to Start à Control Panel àSystem à Hardware à Device Manager (you computer may vary slightly, depending on Windows Version).
You may have to restart your computer after each of these methods to get them to work properly. Disconnect your Sansa player BEFORE shutting down your computer.
-Tha Mp3 Doctor
Posted on Dec 28, 2008
Hi sluzenski5, I'm not a member, but I do have a solution. Please take the following steps: 1. Get a small piece of lead 2. Make sure mp3 is off hold(lock) 3. Insert lead into reset hole, press so you feel the click. 4. Hold power on switch for 3 secs, maybe 5 5. Enjoy your music! If this works or doesn't, email me at: email@example.com Good Luck
Posted on Jan 02, 2010
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 20, 2012 | Computers & Internet
Jun 01, 2011 | Coby MP826 MP3 Player
Dec 30, 2010 | Bell Technology Techsolo Slick Stick MP3...
Nov 08, 2009 | RCA M4304 Digital Media Player
Sep 03, 2009 | Philips Audio Players & Recorders
Nov 16, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa Clip MP3 Player
Jul 17, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Stone Plus MP3 Player
Dec 17, 2007 | Memorex MMP8565 MP3 Player
Dec 10, 2007 | Audio Players & Recorders
34 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!