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Mp3 keeps sending me to recovery mode

Ok for some odd random reason my micro photo keeps showing the notes that show up when you turn it on all scrambled then it sends me to recovery mode. i tried all the recovery options but it still wont work. can you help me?

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Go to creative and download the recovery tools
http://www.creative.com/products/mp3/MP3PlayerRecoveryTool/welcome.asp?region=1

if that doesnt work you have a bad hard drive

Posted on Dec 03, 2007

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