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Hi, I purchased a refurbish Zen Creative 20G MP3 player from Ecost around 4/3/08 I just removed from the box and discovered I am unable to turn it on it appears that there is no power to the unit even after leaving it charge for 2 days. I called the tech support line and was told to install firmwire which is also not resolving my problem. I was also unable to find the exact model of the Zen that I have it resembles the microphoto . What can I do about this problem?

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OK, i know this sounds "out there", but i had the same problem, tech support wouldn't help, and so i researched what was wrong, it's that the battery inside the unit (not just a regular battery) is dead....corrupted......flawed. It's the acids inside the battery that keep it charged or uncharged and what not. Sometimes those acids can be shifted in such a way that they can actually start to work again......and so what i'm getting at is that if you "hit" the zen player on the back acouple times and gradually hit it harder and harder...sometimes it can actually start working....I would try my best NOT to dent it however, because then you can't have any replacement of it....if this doesn't work...i would recomend getting either a zune 80gb (very nice) or and ipod classic, or even another zen product.

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