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Sandisk c250 msg; 'load image failed; switching to recovery mode'. What do I need to do?

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Re: Sandisk c250

To access Recovery Mode:
-Make sure the player is off (if necessary, hold down the power button
for 20 seconds to turn it off)
-Move the hold switch to ON (move to the right towards the record
-Hold the record button.
-Connect the player to the computer.
-Keep holding the record button till the "new hardware is ready for
comes up, then realease the record button.

Posted on May 25, 2008

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