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Docked prooblem my zen v plus is just a day old. i disconnected it from the USB from the computer and it frooze show a usb sign and docked.... now it went off totally... i can not even put it back on? pls what should i do?

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  • ella nero Jan 07, 2008

    i am sorry , this is totally ineffective 4 me..or probably i didnt understand it properly...thankz alots but can i hav ur cell phone number so i can give u a call... i need 2 call someone about it.

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Plug it in and start charging it. Once it has a decent charge if you ever have that problem again... (see below)

Using the instructions below try Reset, first, if that doesn't fix it try the Cleanup method, if that doesn't work... (if you have a backup of all your music on your computer), try the format option


This is from Creative's website:
Zen V Plus and Zen V

  1. Detach your player from the PC if it is connected, and turn off the player.
If the player stops responding, you can reset the player. To reset the player, gently
insert a thin object into the Reset hole located below the power switch.
2. Press and hold the Play button while powering on your player.
3. When the player displays the Creative logo, release the Play button.

It will display the following options:
Clean Up
Scans the player and removes invalid links from its music library.
Does not affect music files themselves.
Format (All) Caution! Erases all content!
Save a copy of your player's content before formatting.
Reload OS/ Firmware Caution! Erases your player's firmware.
DO NOT select the Reload Firmware option unless you have access to a PC and you have downloaded the necessary firmware to install.
Reboot Reboots the device.

Posted on Jan 07, 2008

  • Steve Stonebraker
    Steve Stonebraker Jan 08, 2008

    Try charging it, since your player is brand new it is under warranty, contact creative.com/support and they can replace/fix it for free

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