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Deleted songs i was syncing and deleting songs off my sandisk then i unplugged it n shut it then i put it back on n it said refresh database n froze so i left n it died so i charged it n when i went to my songs more than half my songs were deleted i had 350 songs n now i have 106 can i get my songs back or somethin

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  • cacanpeepee Feb 06, 2008

    when i plug in my sandisk n go to windows media player it shows all the songs that arent on my sandisk but when i try to sync them it says already on device but when i look on my mp3 player the songs arent on there n the songs that are on my sandisk dont show on the computer

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That's the problem with all MP3 players, when it's overcharged, it will corrupt the songs maybe because to malfuncion the system. The best solution is to redownload the songs that were lost OR if you have back up of those songs on your PC, much better..

trust me, I was experiencing on that before..

Posted on Feb 05, 2008

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Format - Erases Everything: Connect your Sansa player to the computer and open Windows Media Player. Click on the Sync tab. Pull down the drop down menu underneath the Sync tab by moving your cursor over the Sync tab and left clicking on the little black arrow underneath the Sync tab. Highlight "Sansa 1GB" (wording may vary slightly), and then select "Format." - this should erase everything.
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