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Problem transferring MP3s to Zen Vision 30GB

I am having difficulty transferring files from my PC (running XP) to my Creative Zen Vision 30GB. When I plug in my player I get a prompt to open Creative Media Organizer, which I do, and I (eventually) the program opens and I can see my MP3s on the PC and the player.

However when I try to transfer MP3s from my PC to the player, the transfer window opens but stays frozen on 0%. The whole program freezes and I have to CTRL-ALT-DELETE to shut it down. Should I upgrade my Creative software? I have upgraded my firmware already to no avail. Any other advice? Thanks

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I have a Zen Vision M 30G, and this is what worked for me.(Widows XP home Edition. First you're going to want to transfer all your files back to your PC to back them up. I've found that even though you can't transfer from your PC to Zen, you can transfer from Zen to PC. Connect your player, and after your Pc recognizes it go to My Computer>click on your player, it should show up as "storage media.">then you right click on it, then select "reformat." A warning should pop notifing that you will lose all you data. Click yes, It should take less than a minute to complete. So essentially you have just wiped your Mp3 player's hard drive clean. Now transfer all your backed up files back to your player.

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