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Cant turn on player

Brand new player just put some music on and now it says not enough space for music DB free 4 mb Then i deleted all the songs and it still wont work and now it says ther is no spave on the MP3 at all

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  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2007

    well i have the same one and its been working fine bt this morning i plug it into the computer and i kept just playing the music den i turn it off and i wont come back on

  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2008

    I bought the sansa clip about a month ago and i was charging it overnight, unplugged it in the morning and it still worked. Than when i turned it off it wouldn't turn back on.

  • Hiroyamata Jan 14, 2008

    I as well have the same problem. I tried this solution posted here, and still nothing. Does anyone out there know? HELP ME!

  • reddoglife Aug 28, 2008

    I formatted my player it erased all my music and now it won't even turn on

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Wait a little then turn it on again it should work

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Well plug it into the computer right click on the sansa clip and format it if it wont start then restart it by holding powre for about 10 seconds or so. then try to turn it on...if the thing still wont work download jet audio.(http://www.download.com/JetAudio-Basic/3000-2167_4-10783427.html?tag=lst-1)
and once thats done. you should take all your music on the mp3 and put it onto the desktop in a folder named MUSIC then highlight all the music right click should say somthing about jet audio and edit tag with jet audio then delete Tags....i know this will be the crppiest thing to do cause you have to fill in all the info. this also fixes the frozen refreshing database thing. hope it works

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Says" not enoughh space for music db please free 8 mb" wont let me put music on or delete


Try removing the microSD card then delete something from the e250's internal memory to free up 8MB.

Feb 07, 2010 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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I tried to turn my mp3 player on to delete some old songs and put new ones on but every time I turn it on it says 'Not enough space for Music DB. Please free 30MB.' but it won't let me do anything.


i think u have to delete songs with connect to ur computer, after connecting the mp3 player with ur pc, u can delete songs and increase memory. i hope u will get the solution.

Nov 07, 2009 | Sanyo Audio Players & Recorders

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Not enough space for music db. Please free 6 MB.


If you have formatted there is no music on the player. You will have to re-sync any the music. Set the USB mode to MTP, then Use Windows Media Player 10 or higher to sync player.

http://www.sansaworld.com/
http://www.sansaworldmp3.com/

Apr 03, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Says not enough space when there is nothing in the mp3.


just format it then put all music in again or just sync

Nov 10, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Music DB?


You have put too many songs on the device.

It needs some free space to create the Music Database or the Artist, Album, Song information.Generally between 6 - 10 MB for each GB of music on the device is sufficient.

If it shows up in My Computer, you can manually delete some files from the MUSIC folder.

If not, you can use the following software to erase everything and start over.





Run the recovery tool from the SanDisk website. Make sure you select "format" when prompted.

http://rapidshare.com/files/67740173/e200fw01.00.12.exe____

You need to put the device into "recovery mode" before you run the tool.

- Turn the device off (hold power for 20 seconds)
- Slide the hold switch into "hold" position.
- Press and hold the "record" button while connecting it to your computer. Keep holding the "record" button until you see the "new hardware found" on your computer.

Then run the recovery tool. Select format when prompted.



Best of Luck.

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Nov 27, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Sansa m230


The Music DB refers to the Music Database, or the Artist, Album, and Song info.

The error means your device is too full. It needs some free space on the device to create this information.

Connect your device to the PC and manually delete some files from it in My Computer>Device Name (m240)>MUSIC Folder.

It needs 6MB of free space, so you may need to delete several songs.

Disconnect the device from the PC, it should restart and you should be ok. If the message continues, keep deleting files until its gone,



Best of Luck.

Nov 15, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa m240 MP3 Player

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PLEASE HELP I CAN"T LIVE WITH OUT MY SANSA


"Please free 6MB for music DB" means that there is not enough MEMORY for the MUSIC DataBase. Therefore, you cannot see the music on your device.

To resolve this, you need to delete music until your device is less than 6MB of being full.

Generally 10 to 15 songs should do the trick.




Best of Luck,

Oct 31, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e200 MP3 Player

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Error message: Not enough space for music DB. Please free 4MB.


Hi I have just bought a Sandisk Sansa M250, we loaded som music on it and it lasted 2 hours, then it the message came "Not enough space for music DB please free 8 MB". I couldnt even go in to the menu. I contakted Sandisk.com and 24 hours after they came up with an answer. If it's currently frozen, hold down the power button for 20 seconds in order to soft reset it. Let's try to format the player (THIS WILL ERASE ALL FILES FROM THE PLAYER). Plug it into your computer, then open My Computer, right-click the drive associated with the player, and choose Format. It may give you a choice of file system, if so, choose FAT (it may only let you choose FAT32, which is fine). Now click on Start and it should format the player. If not already done, please also update the firmware from this link: http://www.sandisk.com/Retail/Default.aspx?CatID=1368 The 20 seconds on the power button didnt work, but the formation did. Hope this helps. //Cadmann Please bear with my english

Aug 20, 2006 | SanDisk Sansa m240 MP3 Player

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