Selecting or switching automatically MTP < > MSC
Connecting the player before a media software program is installed, the player will connect as a flash drive also called removable disk in MSC mode.
There are 2 settings for connection mode in the player, MTP and MSC.
See page 36 of the manual for more information and how to set the USB mode:
USB mode MTP
Install Windows Media Player 11 for MTP connection to the computer.
When needing a media player update from Microsoft see:
USB mode MSC
When you experience next making connection:
Connecting the device to the computer Wizard found new hardware
Only this time the Windows update searching for software will not work on automatic routine
ending up with "Cannot Install this Hardware
Solution:Manual performing the wizard, setting the device to USB connection type
1. Can Windows connect to Windows Update to search for software ?
Select "No, not this time".
2. If your hardware came with an installation CD, or floppy disk, insert it now.
Select "Install from a list or specific location(Advanced)."
3. Please use your search and installations options.
Select "Don't search I will choose the driver to install."
4. Select the device driver you want to install for this hardware.
Select "USB Mass Storage Device."
Note: when using MSC mode always safely remove hardware, the players' removable disk. The icon in the right corner of the task bar.