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Won't sync playlists

Today I synced my Sansa and it removed all but two of my playlists. I couldn't checked my sync setting and confirmed the playlists were still scheduled to sync. I tried several times with no luck. I formated the Sansa but now it won't sync ANY of the playlists?! I can add individual songs to the device but no playlists.

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  • ernieball22 Mar 31, 2008

    I can add individual files through sync, but I can't add playlists; which gets very annoying when I don't want to listen to EVERYTHING on the player. How do I get it to sync the playlist again?

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I would recommend you to go to the sandisk site to update the firmware on your device or you can contact sandisk to they can help you with updating the firmware on your device..Please follow the link below to get the firmware
http://www.sandisk.com/Retail/Default.aspx?CatID=1376.
Should you have any problems after updating the firwmare on your device you can contafct me and I will be more than happy to help you

The number for sandisk is 1-866-726-3475
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Posted on Apr 03, 2008

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My Sansa e280 is not downloading my playlists from Windows Media. I have tried dragging and dropping the playlists from my computer music folder to the Sansa folder and it still will not write to the mp3...


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In MSC mode, viewing the player as a removable disk, the "copy
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1) Connect your Clip to your PC.

2) If Windows Media Player doesn't run automatically, run it.

3) On the left side of Windows Media Player, right-click on your Clip and select "Set Up Sync".

4) If you don't want songs to be synced automatically to your Clip when you connect it, uncheck "Sync this device automatically."

5) If you do want songs to be synced automatically, but not your entire library, check "Sync this device automatically", then click on the playlists you DON'T want to sync under the "Playlists to sync" list, and then click on the "Remove" button.

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Hello,

The Sansa c200 has 2 versions, version 1 and 2.

Check the version of the player:
Go to Settings > System Info.
Information for the firmware version and SD cards support:
For 01.xx.xx firmware (c200 version 1) - up to 2GB microSD cards
For 03.xx.xx firmware (c200 version 2) - up to 4GB microSDHC cards
Note: Firmware is not interchangeable.

Manual for c200 series:
http://mp3support.sandisk.com/downloads/um/c200-ug-eng.pdf

Manual for c200v2 series:
http://mp3support.sandisk.com/downloads/um/c200v2-um-eng.pdf

For deleting files connect your player with the computer.
When running Windows Media Player 11:

1. Check the automatic SYNC routine for your player.
How to get to the SET UP SYNC
When viewing WMP11 in full mode select SYNC or LIBRARY in the top of WMP11, seeing the Sansa player listed on the left.
Right click on the player and select SET UP SYNC... to go to the SYNC options.

When "Sync this device automatically" is selected, all playlist in the computers' Library will be transferred to the player again, even the previous deleted files. Disable this function to prevent unwanted SYNC.

2. Remove playlists from the library in set up sync, to get the playlists you would like to keep on the player.

Need more help ? Just post a comment.

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this is from sansa website FAQ... check it too for ur other concers... well i hope this is what ur looking for...

How do I create and transfer playlists into my MP3 player using Windows Media Player 11?
STEP 1 – Create a playlist
  1. Run Windows Media Player.
  2. Click Create Playlist located in the top left corner.
  3. Type in the name of your playlist.
  4. Drag and drop music files into the Playlist Window.
  5. Click Save Playlist to save the list.
STEP 2 – Transfer the playlist to your device
  1. Click the Sync tab on the top bar.
  2. Drag and drop your playlist from the left window into the Sync List window on the right.
  3. Click Start Sync.

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I can't get a playlist onto my Sansa m240. I tried the method described on this site, and the name of the playlist came up, but said it had no files.


Creating Playlist
To create a playlist for Windows Media Player, follow these steps:
1. Launch Windows Media Player.
2. Clear the List pane by clicking the Clear List pane button.
3. Click the arrow below the Library Tab then select Create Playlist.
4. Type in the name of your Playlist.
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5. Click Songs from Library then drag them from the Details pane to the List
Pane.
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2. Select Sync digital media files to this devices using Windows Media
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3. Right-click on Your Sansa Player, then select Set Up Sync.
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4. Select Personal Playlists from the drop down menu on the left pane.
5. Highlight the playlists you want to transfer to your Sansa player, click Add,
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First you need to set your Sansa m250 mp3 player to MTP mode:

) Tap your menu button and select "Settings" > "USB".
2) On this screen, make sure that there is a check next to "Auto Detect" and NOT "MSC".

Note: Music that was transferred to the player in "MSC" (Mass Storage Class) mode will not be accessible once the player is put into MTP mode.

However, the music can still be accessed by switching the player back to MSC mode.


To transfer a playlist using Windows Media Player version 10:

- Make sure device is showing as an "audio device" and in MTP mode
- Create a playlist by right clicking a song in the library, add to>additional playlists>new or by saving a now playing list
- Select the Sync tab and click "Sync settings"
- Check "Synchronize device automatically"
- Set "View" to "All Playlists"
- Place a check next to the playlists they want to transfer to device
- Media Player should then sync those lists once you hit OK.
Once you Sync for the first time a new folder "Playlists" will appear in your m250 using Windows Explorer. Once that folder is created you can even use Windows Explorer alone to create playlists, all you have to do is right click on a song and choose create a playlist. Double click on playlist > Reference Tab, on the window you simply drag and drop your songs.

Hope this helps

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You have to set the playlists to auto-sync with the device. That is the only way they work with WMP 10. Best of Luck.

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