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How do I delete M4a (Itunes) podcasts from my mp3 player?

The M4a files are invisible on my Mac when I open the phillips mp3 player, so I can't delete them. I have three mp3 podcasts, which are visible, but I have 12 M4a podcasts that I can't see on the computer, delete from the player, or play on the player.

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Since this player is not MAC compatible - even though you can get SOME things to work, you are going to have a hard time getting those songs off there. How did they get loaded there in the first place? You will have to connect the GoGear to a Windows PC - may require reformatting, since it was last formatted as a MAC player (only if you have problems, though). And delete the songs using a PC.

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