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It freezes My mp3 works until I go to play music and there must be a bad track that freezes it, I have to hold the button 10+ seconds to restart it, I have gone to my computer and tried to delete the music files to start from scratch. There are 3 files that I am unable to delete, for whatever reason. I am trying to salvage this and am at my wits end!

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  • Chinn Chinn Apr 30, 2008

    I have the same problem i even tryed to delete it off the play list it was original sync'd from and that didn't even work! %#@& itz so frustrating!

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Have you tried removing the battery when it freezes? Sorry I can't be more help

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You may have to restart your computer after each of these methods to get them to work properly. Disconnect your Sansa player BEFORE shutting down your computer.
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Reset the Sansa Player first. On most models, restart is done by holding the power button in for 15 seconds or longer. Check your specific manual to be sure. The manuals are available from the Sansa website if they have been misplaced.
Download the Sansa Recovery Tool from the Sansa website.
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