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The window opens, but all the files are gone! help!

I try to bring up the mp3 player's window up on my computer, but all the files are gone, everything! all the songs, category folders, everything! my player still works fine, charges great, has all my files on it, but the computer won't bring any of the files up in the window. can i get some quick help please?

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I solved this problem fairly quickly, ironically, right after i posted this problem. i restarted the computer and plugged in the player, and the window popped up, along with all the files. simple as that.

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The code word for adding files is “SYNC,” “syncing,” or “synchronizing”

The code word for copying files from CD is “RIP,” or “ripping”

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To add files (SYNC) to your mp3 player using Windows Media Player 10:

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/windowsmediaplayer/wmp10/harrison_wmp10.mspx

To add files (SYNC) to your mp3 player using Windows Media Player 11:

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/faq/sync.mspx

To delete files from your mp3 player using Windows Media Player 10:

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/knowledgecenter/mediaadvice/0085.mspx#EDF

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http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/windowsmediaplayer/getstarted/ripcd.mspx

To copy (RIP) files from CD to Mp3 player using Windows Media Player 11:

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/knowledgecenter/easystart/mp11guide.aspx#RippingCopySsongsfromCDstoYyourCcomputer

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http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/default.mspx

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To delete files from your mp3 player using Windows Media Player 11:

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http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/windowsmediaplayer/getstarted/ripcd.mspx

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