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Sa6087/37 continually updating?????

When I plug the player into the PC it updates and takes very long, then it seems to get hung up. why does it do this upon plugging in and disconnecting.

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  • alindy1 Mar 14, 2008

    I could not install the device repair driver as it was not compatible with Windows LOGO.. This is our 3rd Philips MP3 player and it is a piece of junk! Lots of ongoing problems. They sent us a free one and it is bad too! BEWARE!!!!!

  • Anonymous Nov 08, 2008

    it doesnt find the driver

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Not sure why this happens, but you could try repairing the player with the Philips Device Manager from the product CD.

Run Philips Device Manager, then press and hold [VOL+] whilst plugging into the PC.

Device Manager should show the device connected in repair mode. Follow the on-screen prompts.

This will format the player and re-load the firmware.

When you have disconnected the player, swithc it back on. It will show "initializing" briefly, then shut down.

Re-start the player. It should show "updating" and then go to the main menu screen.

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