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I was listening to my zen one morning, and the LCD screen was working fine. In the afternoon, The screen did not come on but the songs still played. What is wrong with it?

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Can no longer download on the player, computer can't find device when plugged to the usb cable?

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2. Connect the power supply to the player.
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Reload OS/ Firmware Caution! Erases your player's firmware.
DO NOT select the Reload Firmware option unless you have access to a PC and you have downloaded the necessary firmware to install.
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Check this link out: This would be your best bet as they would most likely replace the LCD at no cost. Good luck.

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