Question about Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

2 Answers

CREATIVE ZEN SLEEK . . . HARDWARE PROBLEM

My Creative Zen Sleek has completely frozen, and a message saying 'Hardware Problem' is constantly on the screen at all times, I have tried using the reset button but it had no effect!! Please help as I can not survive without my music!!

Posted by on

  • Jordi14 Feb 22, 2008

    dont mean to sound like an idot but what is the rhs?? ha

  • Jordi14 Feb 22, 2008

    i've hit it as hard as i can and it has no effect . . . any other suggestions??

×

2 Answers

I have had my Zen Sleek for ages and it's never gone wrong before so the drive must be fine . . .

Posted on Feb 24, 2008

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 4,402 Answers

"Hard-disk Problem"... I'd just like to confirm once more that smacking the player on its rhs while turning it on works.I had to smack it fairly hard though so don't be afraid!! I didn't try smacking it till I checked out the threads above so thanks everyone I'm a happy man again!! :)

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah Feb 22, 2008

    right hand side

  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah Feb 22, 2008

    then you have a bad drive or you can take it apart and see if the connection cam off.go here

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My creative software for Zen Sleek Photo won't load on Vista


Vista by default will support the Zen Sleek Photo as an MTP device, which means that Windows Media Player will recognize it as well as Explorer.

You can use WMP to sync music to it, and Explorer to drag/drop photos to it.

Apr 01, 2009 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

ZEN SLEEK PHOTO OWNERS MANUAL


http://safemanuals.com/user-guide-instructions-owner-manual/CREATIVE/ZEN%20SLEEK%20PHOTO-_E

Sep 03, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Sleek Photo MP3 Player

1 Answer

Zen Sleek Photo shows not connected>


Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, turn it off, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware Wizard.
Clicking, though, normally indicates a hardware issue - call manufacturer to see if you are eligible for replacement.

-Tha Mp3 Doctor

May 26, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

Creative Zen Sleek NO SOFTWARE


http://support.creative.com/Products/Products.aspx?catid=213&catName=MP3+Players

May 14, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

Creative Zen Sleek NO CD


http://support.creative.com/Products/Products.aspx?catid=213&catName=MP3+Players

May 14, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

Why zen sleek photo won't download music


i have a zen sleek and every time i turn it on it says rebuilding library. It completes this but deletes the last album etc that i put onto it. back down to the last album i put on before it started doign it. So i cant put anymore mousic on becuase it deletes it..Any Help?

Apr 17, 2008 | Creative Labs Zen Sleek Photo MP3 Player

6 Answers

Creative zen sleek photo not recognized by win xp


I got my Creative Zen Sleek Photo from a friend and everything I did wouldn't let Windows recognize it, but then I got it to work almost magically.

1. Make sure you have the proper drivers installed for it that come with the CD. If you don't have the CD, you can download the ISO here.
http://wp.randyr.net/windows-xp/creative-zen-sleek-photo.html

2. Reboot. When it comes back up, plug the cable into your computer, then into your Sleek. The software should sync up. For some reason, my Zen wasn't being recognized from the usb port on my computer tower, but I plugged it into my monitor's USB port and then it worked. Try that, if none of that works, then it may be a problem with your computer not knowing which driver to assign to your Zen, and if so, try the steps below.

----

1. Plug your Sleek to your computer.
2. Open up Windows' Device manager (right-click on "My Computer" and select "Properties". Go to the "Hardware" tab, then click "Device Manager").
3. Locate the entry for "Creative Zen Sleek" in your device list. It should appear either under "Sound, video, and game controllers" or under "USB Devices". Once you locate the entry, uninstall it.
4. Unplug your Sleek and wait a few seconds.
5. Plug your Sleek back in and allow the "new Hardware Wizard" to identify and install the drivers for it.

Mar 01, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

Zen sleek frozen / recovery mode


try this
http://www.anythingbutipod.com/forum/showthread.php?t=10960
If that doesn't fix it try the USB cable

Jan 15, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

1 Answer

Firmware


I think I found it for you: http://uk.europe.creative.com/support/downloads/welcome.asp?nRegionFK=&nCountryFK=&nLanguageFK=&action=next&MainCategory=213&SubCategory=214&Product_ID=14259&Product_Name=Zen+Sleek+Photo&x=24&y=7

Mar 28, 2007 | Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player

Not finding what you are looking for?
Creative Labs ZEN SLEEK MP3 Player Logo

Related Topics:

200 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Creative Labs MP3 & Digital Media Players Experts

Jazz Boyce
Jazz Boyce

Level 1 Expert

728 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Sanath Kumar V

Level 3 Expert

684 Answers

Are you a Creative Labs MP3 and Digital Media Player Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...