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Can't delete songs

I am having trouble deleting songs from my mp3 player. When I connect it it goes to the Best Buy digital music store, and the device shows up in my sources, but none of my playlists or songs show up under it. I have tried going to My Computer and doing it from there, but the only songs I could find in there were the ones that came with the player. Then I tried reformatting it, but I still can't find any of my songs anywhere to delete them. Help please!

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Try changing the "mode" on the device. Settings>Mode or USB Mode>MTP or MSC.* *(if you have thr 'R' version, your options will be Rhapsody or Plays for Sure) If you transferred music in one mode, you are not able to see it in the other mode. Best of Luck.

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