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My Sansa m250 does not appear!!

I bought it 2 weeks ago...i installed the easy start installation cd that came with it...i pluged in the mp3 through the USB port in the back of my PC..nothing happens...then a couple minutes later the "safely remove device" icon comes up at right hand corner of the start menu options...i click on it and nothing appears on that window. my last and final try was going to the control panel, i clicked on portable devices and it says there aren't none so please tell me what to do..i mean ive tried sansa m250 just doesnt come up on my PC...please help!!!!!!

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Re: my Sansa m250 does not appear!!

Try this ... Press Menu button, Go to Settings, Go to USB, Highlight MSC and press the white button. Now, connect it back to your computer and see in Explorer if it picks it up as a separate drive labeled SANSA.

Also, make sure you are loading songs into a separate folder. I named my folder TUNES.

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

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I dun hab my sandisk sansa m250 installed in my computer,so i cant remove songs in it...cant add new 1....i want a insatalation cant find it cant i download it???

Make sure the hold button is switched off.

Click the link below and select the O/S for downloads. I think you only need thr installation CD if your O/S is Windows 98.

All the best!

Jul 29, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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Sanza m250 mp3

Try going to the SanDisk website and download the drivers and run the install from their site. Then you don't need the small CD disc.

May 01, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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For the Sansa m250 you do not need a cd. Just download the manual, stick a triple A battery in, plug it into your computer and upload your music. Then read the manual to see the various functions for each button. Enjoy

Feb 13, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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I have Sanso m250 2.0gb mobel. Logo screen is appearing when i power on after that i am unable to play the mp3 songs or play FM Radio etc..

Try doing a hard reset on a Sansa m250:
  1. Turn off the Sansa. Just pull the battery out for a second.
  2. Plug the Sansa into a computer4.gif, and open "My Documents" in the computer.
  3. Open the Sansa file as if it were a drive, then go to the "MUSIC4.gif Specific storage" file.
  4. Right click the "MUSIC Specific storage" file, and press "Format."
This should hard reset the Sansa m250. I do not know if this will work on other Sansa m200 type .mp3 players. You can start over with your playlists. This has worked for me.

Dec 23, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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What format does a video have to be in to work on a sandisk sansa e250 ?

You MUST use the Sansa Media Converter that came with the installation CD to do videos

Dec 18, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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Mp3 Songs are not visible.

Go to the menu in you mp3 player. In the menu, under settings, make sure that "advanced" is set to off. Then it should show that the USB is MSC, not MTP, and you should be able to view your songs when you hook back up to the computer.

Nov 19, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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Sandisk m250 has the software

Nov 19, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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