Question about SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Several problems ive had the sansa m230 for a bit more than a year, but recently the screen has gone blank when ive been playing songs. it still keeps going, i can change and pause and everything, but it just wont show what im doing. but the most annoying problem is that my computer wont pick it up. it detects flash drives and everything else i stick in the usb port, but not the mp3 player. i tried disabling my antivirus, etc. but windows media player or the computer itself just wont pick up any signal. ive had this for a while and its starting to turn to crap. plus its only 512megs. ill probably get another player altogether. but any help on these problems would be appreciated

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These are notorious for dying in many ways like yours. The symptoms are a bit off, but just go out and the solution is to buy a new one! Problem solved! In the mean time, try bending the usb plug a bit towards the side with larger holes, and also try pushing the device in the center with some firm pressure. This has a history of restoring the broken connections a bit!

Posted on Jul 27, 2007

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