Question about SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

2 Answers

My Sandisk Sansa C140 only display sandisk logo

I copied some *.mp3 files into Sansa C140. Then its screen show 'Writing to driver'. I savely removed USB port and plug out USB port from my computer. After that, its screen only display 'Please wait" in a long time. I must take battery off => when I start Sansa c140, its screen only display Sandisk logo.
Please help me.
Email: duongvandiep@gmail.com
admin@tanphat.com

Posted by on

  • 3 more comments 
  • dionscot Feb 07, 2008

    when i turn it on it just show sandisk sansa

  • copper2 Mar 11, 2008

    i have the same problem in c 140

  • BlackSSmith Mar 17, 2008

    i habe the same problem in my C140 when i trun it on i must wait long time and just i see sansa logo , after no music work just radio .

    i want format my C 140 but noway so what can i do to .

    plz help

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2008

    Same problem on a Sansa c240

  • anoop464 Jul 02, 2008

    i have da same problem

    can any one help pls

×

Ad

2 Answers

I followed your instructions but each time I do it, the operation fails.

MJ

Posted on Jul 27, 2008

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 17 Answers

You can update the firmware. This will return your device to factory settings and fix any internal errors. All your current content will be deleted.

Download this file:
http://www.sendspace.com/file/0mc3km

This is the firmware update utility for Sanca c140 (c100 series) devices.

There is a howto.txt file included, follow the instructions.I am posting the instructions here for convenience.


1. Download the attached file and save it on the desktop.
(the player should not be attached to the computer at this point)
2. Double click the file to run it.
3. Accept the license agreement.
4. Remove the battery from the mp3 player.
5. Press and hold the center (select) button and connect it to the computer (keep holding the button, this is the firmware update mode).
6. If the New Hardware Wizard appears (now you can let go of the select button), do the following: (if asked, choose not to connect to the internet for updates), then choose to install the device automatically, then follow the prompts to finish the installation.
7. When the wizard comes up, or when the Update button becomes active (whichever happens first), you may release the select button.
8. Click the Update button, and then click OK to the message that comes up.
9. Wait until the upgrade finishes, then unplug the device.
10. Put the battery back in, and turn on the player.
11. Hopefully the update will be performed, then choose English for the language when prompted.
12. Check if the issue is resolved.

Posted on Jul 05, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Sansa c140 shows nothin??


my sansa c140 do not play mp3 music, whats happened?

Nov 09, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

2 Answers

Software


problem in software SanDisk Sansa C140

Oct 10, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Sandisk sansa c140


Download this file:
http://www.sendspace.com/file/0mc3km

This is the firmware update utility for Sanca c140 (c100 series) devices.

There is a howto.txt file included, follow the instructions.I am posting the instructions here for convenience.


1. Download the attached file and save it on the desktop.
(the player should not be attached to the computer at this point)
2. Double click the file to run it.
3. Accept the license agreement.
4. Remove the battery from the mp3 player.
5. Press and hold the center (select) button and connect it to the computer (keep holding the button, this is the firmware update mode).
6. If the New Hardware Wizard appears (now you can let go of the select button), do the following: (if asked, choose not to connect to the internet for updates), then choose to install the device automatically, then follow the prompts to finish the installation.
7. When the wizard comes up, or when the Update button becomes active (whichever happens first), you may release the select button.
8. Click the Update button, and then click OK to the message that comes up.
9. Wait until the upgrade finishes, then unplug the device.
10. Put the battery back in, and turn on the player.
11. Hopefully the update will be performed, then choose English for the language when prompted.
12. Check if the issue is resolved.

Jul 02, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

2 Answers

Sansa C140


hi, I have tha same problem too, did you fix it? adalsa@yahoo.com

Jan 24, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Sansa C140 hangs while switching on displaying SanDisk Logo


My Sansa C140 hangs up while switching on, it only displays SanDisk Logo. Plz help me to solve this problem

Dec 25, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Sandisk c140 display problem


I have a quick and painless solution for you.

First open your mp3 player and go to settings. Under the USB menu change it to MSC. Then plug in the mp3 player to the computer. Open the My Computer on your desktop, right click on the Sansa mp3 player and click Format. Make sure Fat32 is checked and Quick format is UNchecked. Then format the mp3 player. After that it should be clean and work just like a USB drive.

Hope this helps!

Dec 10, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

SanDisk sansa c140


You need to Have Windows XP / SP2, Wndows Media Player 10 or higher in order for the device to be recognized. If you have these components, try changing the mode on the device to MSC Mode. Settings>Mode>MSC. Best of Luck.

Sep 11, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

2 Answers

Fixing my C140 (has no lettering on screen)


For Sansa or Sandisk problems, contact http://www.sansacommunity.com/ This site is dedicated to Sandisk products and can help you. Good Luck

Jun 01, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Help me fix my Sansa c140


i had exactly the same problem and than i wrote the guys on www.sandisk.com they had my device replaced.

May 15, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player

Not finding what you are looking for?
SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player Logo

551 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top SanDisk Audio Players & Recorders Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Gyula Lacz

Level 3 Expert

486 Answers

Mohamed Ismail
Mohamed Ismail

Level 3 Expert

462 Answers

Are you a SanDisk Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...