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Sir My sandisc has been forzen saying its Finalizing update

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My sandisc m250 2gb ipod is frozen saying finalization update

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The software may have got corrupted.

better get it reprogrammed to bring it back to working condition

Posted on Jun 17, 2008

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I recently put new music on my player and it can't get past the "finalizing update" screen. i can't listen to music, any help


Hi,

the mp3 player has corrupted due to an application or music you transferred into the mp3 player.that's why the screen displays static finalizing update.

To restore the mp3 back to normal, you need to flash the mp3 player it will restore back the memory that was affected.

Take care.

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yet i don´t know much about your mp3 ..
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May 25, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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I don't have the music icon on my ipod touch anymore


hello sir try this.... go to my computer> properties>hardware > device manager >universal bus driver>right click on it> update driver>
then1 
1.yes this time only> next 2.choose advanced option>next 3don't search i"ll update from........>next4.click on show campatible> next> next 5. now it updated then restart you computer 
Then try to format your drvice sir


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Apr 30, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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Sansa stuck on finalizing update


Remove the battery for at least 3 minutes and then put it back in.. be sure it''s fresh and fully charged

2. VERY IMPORTANT...Turn the "Hold button" ON.. (slide it to the right)

3. Now, plug it into the computer, it would be better if you used a USB 2 port that is located on the back of the computer (it''s on the motherboard)
4. Go to "MY Computer" and see if it shows up as a "Removable disk"
5. If it''s there, then reformat it to ...FAT32...not FAT.if you need help with reformatting let me know.
EDIT* When I called Sandisk on 1-3-07, the tech I spoke with instructed me to reformat to FAT32. Now (2-14-07) I get this from them..."(select "FAT" if the capacity of your Sansa is less than 2GB. For larger players, select "FAT32"). I found I lost a few megs when I formated to FAT32 on my m240, but didn't notice any other difference.

6 Unplug it and let it finalize. Give it lots of time.
7. Return the "Hold button" to off.
I hope that help
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Computerrep

Nov 17, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m240 MP3 Player

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My ipod 3gb


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DEVICE NOT DETECTED


What I would recommend you to do is to make sure that your device is under MTP mode instead of MSC...to do that go under menu,setting, usb and then there should the two mode listed there...then you want to plug your device in the back of your computer..not in the front..tghat is very important....once you do that..open up your windows media player...click on your start thee sync panel..if your device is recognize properly it will be showing there on the right side..and if its not listed properly, it will say connect a device..if thats the case..click on your start menu right click on computer and then click on propetties, click under hardware and then device manager..your device should be showing there...check under disk drives to see if your device is showing there and if it doesnt you want to right click and hit uninstall...we dont want your device to be under disk drive ..we want it to be under windows portable device...once you uninstall it...go to http://www.sandisk.com/DriverDownload/index.asp and find the driver for your device..and then connecct the device on the back of your computer...it should work properly..if you are still having any problems..let me know..i would be more than happy to assist you..
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Jun 17, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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What Can I do if My Mp3 sansa m250 froze


This is an ongoing issue and its better that you called Sandisk about this to have it replaced under warranty.

Jun 17, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa m250 MP3 Player

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