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Mp3 Player not reading SD 1GB Card

So basically - I've looked all over the internet for a solution to my problem but nothing seems to work.

I have a Sansa e260 model (4.0 GB) player. I also have the 1 GB micro SD Lexar chip for extra storage. Basically, I end up putting some songs onto the SD chip and the computer reads them perfectly and I see the card as a removable disk. However, when I insert the chip into my Sansa e260, the mp3 player recognizes the chip and does "Refresh Database", but it does not recognize any of the songs I have placed on my SD chip.

I have attempted switching the USB settings, but that does not seem to help because I still cannot see the songs. And secondly, I have noticed that in "my music" folder on the SD chip there have been 3 new folders created which I don't have access to because those locations are unavilable.

Hoping that someone can shed some light on my situation. The card itself is fine because my cell phone can see the files on it, and the mp3 player itself recognizes songs from my friend's SD chips.

Thanks in advance - Igor.

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The Sansa is unfortunatley one huge mess up the programming has failed its working on a database with only 4 levels but for grphics and songs you need at least 7 lhopefully you can return it and get another if not you can try putting another type of chip hopefully that will work

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