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Lowrance 500c Music Player

I have several music folders with various genres loaded on the unit.  Everything worked fine for a while, then songs within folders disappeared.  Looking at the GPS as an external drive from my computer, all of the folders are full, but when I try to use the music player while driving, the folders are empty. I tried deleting the folders and reloading the music but the same problem occurs.  I described this to Lowrance Customer Service almost a year ago, and they said a software update would fix the problem.  They have not issued any updates since that time.

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