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Sansa logo appears-nothing else

Same problem as apparently everyone else: in either mode, the thing initializes then is stuck on the sansa logo. Yep, its firmwre is 4.0.44a. The USB mode doesn't do anything different and the PC can't see it to even format it. This little pink SanDisk is one worthless piece of garbage. Will never recommend Sandisk anything to anyone. Waste of time.

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Hey have you tried installing a flash player I believe thats the format it works on, It should be installed with your windows media player but maybe it is not. You can try that and see if it works after that, I sure Hope it does, When you plug it in you can't see it in my computer under F disk or D or E disk, try it no promises but I am trying for you Oh yeah Look in your device manager when you plug it in and see if you get a yellow Question mark by a usb connection, If you do open the properties on that mark and update make sure you are on line when you do this, Man I sure hope this helps u out I hate when something just won't work and its something simple, Well If not I will research more for you, It makes me mad It won't work for you. Let me Know Hey and Happy Holidays

Posted on Dec 15, 2007

  • bear001 Dec 15, 2007

    what operating system are you using. XP or newer should work with you scandisk, I noticed that some folks that have the sansa they had to go to the site and download some drivers to get theres to work, Just wondering what OS you have, and I also suggest trying it in a diff. computer or laptop and see if it works let me know, just to make sure that the unit is functioning properly, If it is I can find you drivers. Thanks again sorry that the first idea did not help.

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