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Memory corruption i have no idea how to reformat my mp3 player, can you help me

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  • little_rogue Aug 11, 2008

    help me reformat mp3 player

  • FFlamehead11 Aug 20, 2008

    well.... it says music file corruption and ask to fix the problem and when it finishes it has the okay button and i click "ok" and it dont go no where. ive resetted it a couple times and try to turn on,..... and NOW every time i reset then turn it on it just dies within 2 seconds.. even tho my battery is good.. and once it shuts off it dont turn on until i reset it then turning it on. but never gets to the menu just dies shortly after.. so wat do i do?!



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You need to get the firmware upgrade from the Philips website, not reformat the player

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My mp3 player Philip SA51xx 2gb says "memory corruption please repair it now" can I ask your hepl to fix the problem thank you

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