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Help me!! My Sansa was messing up, I deleted everything on it and tried to format it, it wouldn't let me do that because there were files on there that i was unable to delete.. NOW i've given up on that, i just want my sansa back, and I can't even re-add what i deleted because it says the files are in use, which their NOT. I'm so frustrated because I am pretty knowledgeable about this stuff. Theres a file on there (on the cpu only, not the sansa) called "WILDHO" haha I think its a virus? Please tell me what I can do.

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Re: Help me!!

It is difficult to explain not knowing exactly what I'm looking at, but I have the feeling that the files that are locked on the Sansa are probably marked "READ ONLY." I am unfamiliar with your exact player -- But I know the one that I have (A Sansa Express) allows me to look at the files in a directory format like a disc drive. If you are able to do this, look at the file in question by choosing the "properties" tab while doing a right mouse click. In the Attributes section, are you able to change these parameters? I'm only speculating -- so don't hold it against me if I'm wrong.

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