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Power goes out

I have trouble keeping it on....I've tried different backlight times, different power saving options, but whenever the backlight goes out so does the music. I can still see a faded image of what was on the screen when the backlight goes out and the music bar doesn't continue to the right (as if the song continues)...when the backlight goes out the blue ring around the scroll wheel stays on. Any suggestions?

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Re: power goes out

Easy fix my friend its temporary firmware problem . ok now to fix it plug the sansa in your pc ,just doing so can fix the problem if not ,unplug it from the pc the unit should have stayed on (the blue LED's of the wheel r on but no screen backlight) push the ON button on the side and hold it push for a good 20 secon then releass it that will make the unit do a soft reset and then turn it back on again it may chow the low bat simbol just plug it back in your pc the screen will show the turning arrow the backlight of the screen will work, let it recharge and there you go fix.

Posted on Mar 23, 2010

Re: power goes out

Yo i would really like somebody to tell me whats wrong with mine it just turned off one day and now it wont turn back on jsut the wheel

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

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