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Sansa e280 wont turn on

My e280 wont turn on and wont charge the computer doesn't recognize it and the only reaction the player has to being plugged into the computer is the blue ring will occasionally light up, i've tried to restart or reset the player by doing the power hold and popping out the battery but neither has helped
please help or tell me if the player is done for
sincerly, Fulloprobs

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Sounds like your battery could be defective..Try to replace the battery and see if that works..if that doesnt work you can try to call sandisk so they can set up an RMA for you...
The number for sandisk is 1-866-726-3475
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What i do is drop it not hard but a light drop and it should turn on than

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