20 Most Recent Philips GoGear ViBE SA1VBE08K MP3 Player Questions & Answers


Reset your GoGear with something sharp like the tip of a pen or the end of a paper clip,

if you're device isn't working properly or there's a frozen display.


Insert the sharp object into the "Reset" hole (located at the bottom of the player), and hold it there until the device turns off.


If resetting the device does nothing to restore the display, access the "Philips Device Manager" through your computer to recover the GoGear.


Click "Start" on your computer, then "Programs," "Philips Digital Audio Player," "Aria Device Manager," and then "Philips Device Manager."


This will launch the "Philips Device Manager." Make sure the GoGear is turned off completely. Connect your GoGear to your computer while holding down the "Volume Up" button.


Continue to hold the "Volume Up" button on your GoGear, until the "Philips Device Manager" recognizes the device and enters recovery mode.


Click the "Repair" button when it appears on your computer, then folow the steps to fully recover the GoGear.


Properly disconnect your GoGear from your computer and restart the device.


Recharge your device if your GoGear dies suddenly while playing.

Connect the GoGear to your computer via the supplied USB cord.


Plug one end of the USB cord into a functional, open USB port on your computer. Plug the free, smaller end of the USB cord firmly into the small USB jack on your GoGear and turn your computer on.

This will begin the charging process of your GoGear.


If recharging doesn't work, the battery may need to be replaced.

Check that your GoGear isn't in standby mode. Hold the "Power" button for two seconds to turn it back on.


hope this helps





Philips GoGear... | Answered on Jan 24, 2017


I would guess its in settings i had a vibe at one time

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Sep 28, 2015


Your Philips GoGear Vibe supports these formats:
audio
  • MP3
  • PCM
  • ADPC
  • Audibl
  • WMA
video
  • SMV
audiobook format 4.

More support info:
Philips GoGear MP3 video player SA1VBE08K ViBE 8GB

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Feb 09, 2014


How do you sync the device through the vibe manager or windows meadia player ?  This unit should be able to  play mp3

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Oct 28, 2011


Select the appropriate model:
SA1VBE08K/17
SA1VBE08K/37

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Sep 28, 2011


Step1: Reset the player.
Step2: Upgrade the firmware.
Step3: Use repair function.
These steps are described detailed at the manufacturer's website good enough.
Use this link:

http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/cpindex.pl?scy=US&mid=Link_FAQs&view=aa12_view_partial.html&session=20110914074026_93.189.114.198&list=aa12_list_partial.html&slg=AEN&ctn=SA1VBE08K/17&dct=FAQ&refnr=0073626&faqview=1

Good luck!
gylacz

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Sep 14, 2011


Hi marimartinez,

You can find the User Manual, Software & Drivers, and FAQ's for the Philips GoGear SA1VBE08K/37 mp3 player at:

http://ow.ly/5Re8m

From the above site, you can also chat with an agent.

If you have any additional questions or issues, Consumer Care can be reached at 1-888-744-5477.

Hope this helps! If so, let me know by rating this solution so that I may help others more effectively.

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Jul 30, 2011


SA1VBE08K/17:
http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/cpindex.pl?ctn=SA1VBE08K/17&slg=en&scy=US

SA1VBE08K/37:
http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/cpindex.pl?ctn=SA1VBE08K/37&slg=en&scy=US

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Jul 26, 2011


I suggest you contact the shop where you purchased the MP3 player and explain than the CD was missing and or contact Phillips and tell them the CD was missing and you request a CD.

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Jun 12, 2011


quick start guide:
http://download.p4c.philips.com/files/s/sa3vbe08k_37/sa3vbe08k_37_qsg_aen.pdf

user manual:
http://download.p4c.philips.com/files/s/sa3vbe08k_37/sa3vbe08k_37_dfu_aen.pdf

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Jun 11, 2011


The battery is dead. You need to replace the battery or buy a new one

Philips GoGear... | Answered on May 04, 2011


SA1VBE08K/17:
http://download.p4c.philips.com/files/s/sa1vbe08k_17/sa1vbe08k_17_dfu_aen.pdf

SA1VBE08K/37:
http://download.p4c.philips.com/files/s/sa1vbe08k_37/sa1vbe08k_37_dfu_aen.pdf

Press and hold the power button on the left side of the unit to turn it off.

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Apr 15, 2011


Ok, you can simply use drag and drop method to transfer music from your computer to your MP3 player. You can also use Windows media player 11 to transfer music. Here is a link:

www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/knowledgecenter/howto/mp11/sync.aspx

If the songs are DRM (Digital Rights Management) protected, please use Rhapsody to transfer them. You can refer to this link:

www.rhapsody.com/mac_faq

Hope this helps.

Philips GoGear... | Answered on Apr 12, 2011

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