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Will not turn on

Player died and will not turn on. It was fully charged. then when i plug it into the computer thinking i was wrong with it being charged. the computer will not acknowledge it is there

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  • pasindumanis Aug 19, 2008

    whean i was plug it it says ''usb device not recognizised'' and it did't on

  • AJ Slater Aug 21, 2008

    my samsung yp-3u was in my drawer at home for 3 weeks. I plugged it in to my PC to charge it and y PC doesn't know it is there! It is as dead as a door nail. What can I do, it is only 9 months old?

  • Anonymous Aug 22, 2008

    my samsung ypu3 has no charger how culd it be charge

  • Odoyi Mary Aug 27, 2008

    The player was loaded with alot of songs but when ever i skipped to aparticular song,it would show power failure and then turn itself off. I erase some files from it but it continued doing the same thing.When i forwarded the song to the end, it just blacked out and now it cannot power and even the computer cannot recognise it.

  • chipineitor Sep 01, 2008

    I was listening to the mp3 files, when suddenly, it turned itsefl off, and it kept the led light on (and it stayed on), until the battery went out of charge. During the time of the still light, i tried to turn it on, but it never responded, i tried to plug it into de pc, but the pc never recognized that there was a usb connected, y tried to reset (restart or reboot) the system by putting the hold button in hold and pressing at the same time the play/on/off and user buttons for a while, but it never responded... is there another way to restart o reset the player?

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Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, turn it off, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware Wizard.

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