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Synchronize MP3 My Sansa 230 MP3 keeps saying "Synchronize to continue your music subscription". Does this mean that the songs I downloaded from Rhapsoday and paid for need to be downloaded again? I thought that once I downloaded them they would stay on the MP3. So I have to pay a monthly subscription in order to keep the songs downloaded on my MP3?

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Re: Synchronize MP3

In order to play your song you will need to try to transfer one track to that device...once you do that all the songs should acquire new need to transfer tracks to your device once a month in order to play the should be able to play your purchased tracks....if not you might need to format the device inside WMP....then you need to check the licenses on your purchased tracks to make sure they dont have any restrictions...if you have any

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