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Sansa C150 MTP DB

I tried solution No.2 and ... - Windows was unable to complete the disk check...  what I need to do now, plaese help me!

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Re: sansa C150 MTP DB

Tried to do a manual reset for your device....that should reset the firmware......just hold the power button down for 15-20 seconds or until it resets....

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