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MP3 not being recognized by computer

My MP3 tries to refresh database... then screen goes black and two green dots next to a short white line appear in the lower left corner of the screen. The MP3 then will not allow me to move on...

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  • zeebopunk182 Mar 24, 2008

    mine just wont get recognized on the computer. sometimes it will charge, sometimes it wont. I don't know what to do. everytime I unplug it the refresh database pops up and finishes, but it just wont get recognized. WTF???

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My opinion.
No one here seems to understand the question...unless it's just me.
Not being recognized by computer means you should not be able to disconnect the device safely. Am I right?
I cannot seem to disconnect the device safely, which means that the refresh database option will not display and do so!
Help?

Posted on Dec 09, 2007

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