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Some songs read 'unknown'

When my daughter tries to add songs onto her e250, a group of the songs will inevitable read 'unknown', and they will not play.

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Re: Some songs read 'unknown'

You need to make shure does songs end in .mp3 with lowercase letters for the song title its just a encryption problem!

rename all the songs after download from the net then put them in the mp3 player ! its not recognising the letters from the original persone who wrote the titles

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

Re: Some songs read 'unknown'

Lots of people have problems with the scandisk i dont know check here lots of prob;em posted

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

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