Question about LG Audio Players & Recorders
Hi, I need help with my LG MP3.
The problem is that when I want to put music there said no more free space, and it doesn't have any!!
The only thing doest it has inside is one DAT FILE that I tried but I coudn't delete. The name of the file is SETTINGS.DAT (4K).
I dont have the manual with me because I am travelling rigth now.
Thanks in advance for your help
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I just repaired/reformatted my 1.0 GB Ilo following the instructions below with no problems:
After it has found the ilo, it will say, "A device has been detected in recovery mode and is being initialized. Please wait."
The ilo should come back to life and start showing it's glorious "USB Connected" screen.
The "Firmware Update" window should appear. Select "Format Data Area" to rid the player of corrupted firmware data. And click "Start".
It can take anywhere from 2 to 4 minutes to re-flash the ilo and the program might appear to have locked up, but it hasn't. So don't close the program or disconnect the ilo!
If the program fails to find the ilo and gives you an error like, "Device Timeout" or something similar, you need to reinstall the ilo drivers. This can be done by inserting the ilo cable into a USB port it has never been plugged into before. Or you can reinstall the drivers by reinstalling the Rave-MP program. (Remove it, restart the computer, and then install it again).
Although, plugging it into a new USB port is the fastest and easiest option.
If your player won't even turn on, follow these instructions first and then those above:
First, remove the battery. While this isn't necessary to get the player into recovery mode, it insures the unit will not power on before the cable is inserted.
On the ilo, hold the "Power" button down while inserting the USB cable. Continue holding the power button down for 5 seconds more after the cable is inserted. The backlight on the ilo will remain off during this time, making the screen appear to be blank.
An hourglass should appear on your computer and Windows should say,
"Found new Hardware 'SMTP3500".
Posted on May 20, 2008
SOURCE: how to format raw sandisk
Alright, plug the player in with your USB cable.
Open "My Computer" and find in on the list of drives and CD-Roms. It will be called something like "Audio Device" or "Removable Storage Device". Make sure you find the correctly icon for the player.
Right click the player then select the format option. You'll probably want to use a FAT32 format as it is the usual format for MP3 players and flash drives of the like. This will totally erase any files on the player, so be forewarned before you complete this.
Raw file system is basically the media in it's standard state. All the information is recorded as zero's and this is how your computer is seeing it. It is either reporting incorrectly due to bad file system error, or simple was formatted incorrectly.
Give that a try, let me know what happens. :) Hope it helps.
Posted on Sep 21, 2008
you must use the program sonicstage.
thats the only way. you can find it in the cd that comes with the device , i guess you can find it in google too.
Posted on Dec 30, 2008
Ok First, Open Your MP3 player
2) Go To Setup
3) Then Go to system
4)Then Usb Mode
5) there will be auto or MSC
6) choose msc and then plug it in the files will be there.
Posted on Apr 13, 2009
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