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Nothing is working please help

My mp3 is playing music fine but when i connect it to my computer, my computer is not recognizing it at all. not in WMP 10, my computer or anywhere else. it charges fine but on the screen you can see "disconnected." i downloaded the ugrader/firmware, i rolled back my WMP to 10 but nothing seems to work, can someone PLEASE help mee

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  • atay Feb 29, 2008

    i have a samsung yp u2r. i was working nicely until the time when it was not recognized by my computer. when i plug it in, it reads "usb connected" on the device for a second and then it reads "disconnected" and begins charging. my player is not recognized by my computer at all.. i've tried resetting but it didn't help either..

  • macmom Mar 13, 2008

    I also am having the exact problem. It charges fine, but is not recognized on the computer. My daughter would like some new music on her player, and some others removed. I can't do anything. Am I out of luck? I have tried installing new hardware, no luck. I have tried using the device manager, no luck. HELP.

  • Anonymous Jun 23, 2008

    i can not get it to charge

  • rex_4u_86 Oct 22, 2008

    not detact by computer...

  • Anonymous Nov 01, 2008

    mp3 player not open

  • add883 Dec 04, 2008

    I have the same problem and suppliers said may be the USB plug of the computer is loose. However I cannot copy files to it if I succeeded in the connection. It said Can't copy xxxx : The directory or file cannot be created.
    There is more than 75% unused space (both 1GB and 4GB MP3 player)

  • number1_blon May 12, 2009

    MIne mp3 does the same thing.......
    says connect......
    begins to charge.......
    says disconnected........
    and doesnt work????

  • Sakura_ch773 May 11, 2010

    Is there a solution without losing all the files? pls...there are important files on my mp3...



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I had the same problem as funder101.

however, i didn't download firmware.

i went to Windows Media Player, then i went to SYNC and in the upper right corner there's a symbol to format your samsung. now this will erase everything off your mp3 player. once, it reformated it and emptied my mp3 player, i was able to snyc all my music back on my mp3 player. now it works like normal! :-)

TRY THIS FIRST BEFORE YOU DOWNLOAD FIRMWARE.

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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The problem may be due to one of these :

1. The USB port on the computer may be a bit loose, which is why you are getting the message "connect/disconnect", which is the reason why you are able to find the device in the os.

2. If you are using the Yepp with mac, you are going to have to upgrade its firmware using a windows pc. yepp has compatability issues with mac.

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

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    Affan AK Mar 14, 2008

    In case you have a problem to connect your Samsung YP-U2J Mp3 player, you should update Firmware to get it working. The new Firmware may be downloaded from Samsung.com.



    CLICK Here to Download : Firmware Update



    This error is common after I installing Windows Media Player 11




    Here is the instruction:



    1. Download the YP-U2J Updater

    2. Remove Mp3 player if you already connected to the USB port

    3. Run the program (You should see something like: Please connect the device)

    4. Hold down the Play button and connect the Mp3 Player to USB port
      (Hold down the play button while you connect the device, you should see
      a message (normally after 8 seconds) like: Initializing on YP-U2J Updater program screen)

    5. After you hear the Windows chime "new device found" or the message
      "Initializing" on YP-U2J Updater, you can now remove your hand from
      play button.

    6. Check the Format Data Area checkbox (By clicking the yes button, you will lose all of your data in your Mp3 player)

    7. Click the "yes" button

    8. Finally, click on the Start button (takes less than a minute). DO NOT REMOVE YOUR DEVICE

    9. IMPORTANT: After updating the firmware, you MUST
      disconnect the Mp3 player and turn it on. You will see a 20% message
      for about 50 seconds and it will be restarted automatically.

    Update: Please
    keep in mind that if you sync your Mp3 player with a computer that has
    a Windows Media Player 9 or 10, you should do these steps again

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