Problem transferring songs to Sansa Sandisk Mp3 player
Im trying to download songs (originally from i-tunes and burned to a cd) from my c: drive to the mp3 player, when i open the device/mp3 player icon on mycomputer, it says the songs are in the mp3 player songs folder, but when i search on the mp3 player device to play some of them, no songs.
A. Yes i posted all the songs, but they dont show up in the actual mp3 player.
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The songs ripped from CD are not in the right format. In Windows Media Player, highlight the Rip tab, click the black arrow under the Rip tab, select Rip Options --> Format --> Mp3. Now, re-rip the songs. Before you transfer these tracks to the player, make sure you delete the tracks that are on the mp3 player now, or else Windows Media Player wil ltell you that the tracks are already there. Now, transfer the newly-ripped Mp3 tracks to your Sansa. Should be good to go.
Make sure the files are in MP3 or WMA file format. If they are in a different file format other than the ones above convert them because for audio those two are the file format that the sansa clip supports. Im not sure but iTunes convert songs to AAC or MP4 depending on the settings of it.
The best way to transfer songs tot he sansa clip is to change the mode of the player to MSC by going to Settings and then USB Mode. This would help detect the drive as a flash drive so you could copy and paste songs to it.
i love my mp3player i got it from my dad but i dont know how to put songs on it. i tried limewire and none of the songs show up on my mp3 player and i tunes are for i pods not mp3players and i need help finding websites that will put songs on my mp3player PLEASE,PLEASE help me
Your Itunes library may consist of MP4 (Itunes format) files, WAV files, and MP3 files. If you're attempting to transfer MP4 files to your MP3 player, then no it will not work. You'll need to convert them to MP3 format first.
Here's the really bad news...the only way to convert an ITunes MP4 song is to first burn it to a CD. Then you need software to pull the song from the burned CD back into your computer in whatever format you choose. Nero is an example of software that will accomplish this. I use rewritable CD's to do this so you don't waste a bunch of disks.