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Songs on computer, not on Sansa.

It seems as though the person I was receiving help from hasn't responded in quite some time, so maybe one of you could help? Here's a link to the conversation. All the information I can give is included in it:
http://www.fixya.com/support/t666224-songs_computer_but_not_sansa

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  • Riplox Jun 14, 2008

    Alright, I'll definitely try that, then. How do I go about finding the correct way to reformat it, though? I've read that you have to contact the manufacturer, which shouldn't be too much of a problem, of course. Is each model of Sansa Mp3 players reformatted in a different manner, or is everything relatively the same?
    By the way, I apologize if I seemed a bit in a hurry or impatient earlier.


  • Riplox Jun 15, 2008

    Thank you so much -- you've been a fantastic help. Everything's working out fine now, and it's acting brand new. Haha you saved me there :3

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Even though this is a pain, I would reformat the player, and re-add the songs again with WinAmp (not adding more than 10 at a time, of course). Once again, tell me how it works. If we can crack this, there are a lot of Sansa owners on the WinAmp forum that could benefit.

All throughout this process, i have been able to transfer songs successfully from my Sansa Clip (diff model than yours) to WinAmp, but I have only added a few songs just as a test.

Posted on Jun 14, 2008

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    Corey Knoettgen Jun 14, 2008

    Sometimes the settings menu of the Mp3 player itself has a format option, so you don't have to go through the PC at all. You will most likely have to format it by going to My Computer --> right click icon of Sansa --> Format - the correct format depends on your computer - for most Windows-based computers, choose FAT32, Linux would be NFTS - I do not know how to format a Macintosh

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