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Cannot get it to turn on, it wont charge when hooked up to comp.

When i have it connected to the computers usb port it wont turn on like it used to and begin charging, When i hit the power button it will pop on then go off right away.

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Have you check the cable if its working try another cable to connect it to your computer and see if it'll work, if problem still exist find a local electronics repair shop and let them have a check on it.

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It worked for me :)

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The Sansa
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Clip player comes with an internal rechargeable battery. To use the player for
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