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Some problems my mp3 player has some issues but see when i put eh usb in my player it goes off and on with the conected not connected my media player says that it detects it but then when i push sync it does not show up.i dont know but right now i cant get my Mp3 to hook up and stay and show up on my media player please help music is my life

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Re: some problems

Try downloading the more recent version of the HDD1830 software at the Philips website -

Also, you can try both a Repair and an Update through Philips Device Manager: (Warning - both processes will delete all files form your GoGear)
1) Open up Philips Device Manager (Start --> All Programs --> Philips) - if you don't see it, then re-run the installation CD or grab the "Device/Firmware Manager" from the Philips website
2) Click on the Repair Tab, and look for a msg that says connect the player while holding the volume + button
3) Disconnect the GoGear from the computer and turn the GoGear off (if you haven't done so already) - hold in the volume + button and continue to hold it as you reconnect the GoGear to the computer; after holding the volume + button for up to 20 or 30 seconds, a window will open up saying that your device is being repaired (now you can let go of the volume + button); after the repair is successfully complete, your GoGear will be good as new

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