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Old songs dont show

I have a sansa clip 2gb
when i used it on my ancient windows 2000 computer, i put a lot of songs on it.
when we got rid of that computer, and when i tried it on other computers xp and up, the songs put on from the win2000 CPU wont show, and vice-versa . how can i see these?

my computer also says that the mp3 is almost full, so i know there there

on my old computer, the mp3 was recognized as a device with removable storage, and on my new computer it is "Other"

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If you mean that the songs don't show up on the computer screen, then you probably need to change the USB MODE setting on the Clip. To do this, disconnect the Clip from the computer, then scroll to SETTINGS. Select Settings, then scroll to USB Mode and select it.. (If your Clip is very old it might not have a USB Mode listed under SETTINGS. If this is the case you should update your Clip's Firmware from the sansa website). Older computers recognize the MSC Mode while newer ones should recognize either mode. (except XP Professional doesn't seem to recognize the MTP mode). Songs entered in one mode won't show up on the computer if you're in the other mode. If you mean that the songs aren't showing up on the Clip's own screen then this solution probably won't help. By the way, I've never had any luck with the "auto detect" mode.

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