20 Most Recent SanDisk Sansa c140 MP3 Player Questions & Answers


Download the manual from the Sandisk site:
http://mp3support.sandisk.com/downloads/um/c100-um.pdf

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on May 25, 2014


Hello,

The Sansa c140 can be operated in MSC and MTP mode for transferring and deleting music files.
See also setting USB mode for autodetect or MSC mode on page 16 of the manual: link to the Sansa c100 series manual.

  • For deleting files a connection to a computer has to be made in either MSC or MTP mode, see page 10 of the manual.

MSC mode means that a computer will see the player as a removable disk when connected.
It's like exploring the computer detecting the player as an external memory, showing up as a drive letter with about 1 GB of memory.
Before disconnecting the player, always safely remove hardware, the icon in the bottom taskbar on the right.

MTP mode means that a computer has software installed like Windows Media Player 10 and in this software, when started, the player is being recognized as Sansa c140.
Before disconnecting the player, wait for the message that it is allowed to disconnect the device.

How to use Windows Media Player 10 ? See the site of Microsoft:
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/10/using.aspx

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SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Dec 04, 2013


You need to Have Windows XP / SP2, Wndows Media Player 10 or higher in order for the device to be recognized. If you have these components, try changing the mode on the device to MSC Mode. Settings>Mode>MSC. Best of Luck.

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Aug 17, 2013


Format it.

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Aug 22, 2011


YOUR NOT GOING TO HAVE THE OPTION ON THE MP3 PLAYER, YOU WILL HAVE THE OPTION WHEN YOU LOAD IT TO THE COPUTER. ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS RIGHT CLICK ON THE SONGS THAT YOU WANT REMOVED AND SELECT DELETE. I HOPE THAT WORKS FOR YOU. THE IPOD ISSUE I HAVE NOT CLUE SORRY

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Apr 30, 2011


hi,, its easy actually,

you need
1.) the mp3 player
2.) the cable for the player
3.) a computer running windows xp or above

steps
1.) connect cable to both mp3 player and pc and wait for it to read
2.) click cancel
3.) click start then computer
your mp3 player will show up here as a removable disc
4.) right click on it and click format
(old music all gone now)
5.) copy and past your new music to it and your set..

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Mar 20, 2011


Reset your Sansa mp3 player -->hold down power button for 20-25 sec.

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Mar 07, 2011


your player could have picked up a virus

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Jan 21, 2011


is it recognised still on computer? if yes, go the sansa wesite, download the latest firmware for your player, and update it. this should sort it out.

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Dec 31, 2010


Try this method to delete what you do not want.

Deleting Files,Pictures,Videos,Audio Books, etc. from MP3 Player
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
Hook up your mp3 player to your computer
Go to your desktop and double left click on "My Computer"
When it opens you will see listing that says "Devices with Removal
Storage" your mp3 player should be listed there.
Right click on your mp3 player, and a window will open, right click on
"Open" and now your files/songs should be visible.
Hold the left click down and drag it across all the files/songs that
you do not want this will highlight the files/songs you do not want,
release, right click and then click on "Delete"
Now your mp3 player should be clear of the files/songs you do not want.
Be careful and do not delete files needed to operate your MP3 player.
Please rate me

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Dec 30, 2010


You Can Download Free MP3 From Youtube By This Site : video2mp3.net
If you didn't found Your Favorite Music In Youtube Try These Sites : Beemp3.com or 4shared.com

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Aug 29, 2010


Well first hopefully you just deleted audio cause there are files on the audio device that are in hidden folders that can actually cause some devices to never work on a pc again. But i doubt thats the problem. I have worked on these devices many, many times. So lets start off with the basics.
Try a "hard reset".

Press and hold the power button for 15 seconds to shut off.

With the device off, press and hold the vol + and the center select button.

Power it back on, see if that works
Let me know what happens from there. But now you should be able to plug it into a computer and get it to view it. From there we can try to see if we can repair it. Thanks Midwest-Tek

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Aug 29, 2010


Try this:
Deleting Files,Pictures,Videos,Audio
Books, Apps,etc. from MP3 Player/Ipod
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hook up your mp3 player to your computer
Go to your desktop and double left click on "My Computer"
When it opens you will see listing that says "Devices with Removal Storage" your mp3 player should be listed there.
Right click on your mp3 player, and a window will open, right click on "Open" and now your files/songs should be visible.
Hold the left click down and drag it across all the files/songs that you do not want this will highlight the files/songs you do not want, release, right click and then click on "Delete"
Now you mp3 player should be clear of the files/songs you do not want.
BE CAREFUL and do not delete files needed to operate your MP3
player.

Good Luck,
I hope this helps
Please rate me,
Thank You

SanDisk Sansa... | Answered on Aug 14, 2010

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