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Wont let me put songs onto it

I got my mp3 player back at christmas and suddenly a few weeks ago it doubled all my songs and they were all bad tracks (the copies where) and it would freeze so i deleted every song i had on there.. (the bad tracks wouldnt show up so i hoped if i deleted all of them then it would be fine) and it was.. until it decided not to let me put anyyy songs on it so now i have only 15 songs and it wont let me add any more. it just says error. i am doing everything it says but it always says error. i use windows media player. any suggestions. i soooo am ready to take it back. i tried it out on my parents computer and the same thing happened. i dont know what to do now.. please any suggestions would be very helpful.. i have ripped songs onto windows then clicked sync and put the songs i wanted to be synchronized onto the screen and clicked sync and it says one was syncronized (tho it wasnt) and then the rest are all errors.. thanks in advance

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  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2007

    also it wont let me completely format it. i've tried again and again but it wont delete this one folder that had nothing init titled "mixed cd" and wont open, delete or anything how do i get rid of it so i can format it?

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Hi. i finally fixed it. after a month i got it fixed back in april i was just messin with it and finally let me put songs onto it. i have no clue how i did it. but it erased all my videos i had on it :\ like i was watching one and hten i listend to music and i went back to my videos and they were gone. but thanks

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Umm..i have a suggestion... maybe there was a program in the player that wasnt meant to be deleted and WAS deleted by accident - maybe u should check if there is anything missing in your player other than the music that was lost. Im not sure this'll work but its just a check to make sure thing! bye

Posted on Jun 10, 2007

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