from Creative Australia's site, I ended
up at the Australian Creative Support download page (I hope the link
The first download
1. Creative Zen and Jukebox Driver Upgrade version 1.30.03 (1.13 MB)
(actual file name JB3MV2_PCWDRV_US_1_30_03.EXE) installed a driver and
my computer was suddenly able to recognise the Zen... months of
searching over at last!
NOTE: Other countries' Creative sites do not appear to host the file I
downloaded from the Australian site...