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Sansa When i turned on my Sansa a pink box appeared saying :Not enough space for music DB.Please free 6MB,When i tried playing music it said no song . Also ive noticed some files and icons appearing on the sansa file when i connect it to the PC. I deleted all the music on the divce but it didnt work. Please help !

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Hi,

From initial appearances, it would seem that you are running out of disk space with your Sansa e250. Should this have happened, there is a strong possibility that the filing system would also have been corrupted. The best would be to reformat and/or perhaps even to re-install the firmware. This is so as to start fresh/anew.

Incidentally, computerrep, anoother resident expert is with Sansa/Sandisk, you may have better luck with his able assistance. In a similar concern, he has posted this solution.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Jun 08, 2008

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