Question about SanDisk Sansa e140 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Dead e 140

I've not used tis for a while and it will not turn on, completely dead. When connected to a computer it is not recognised as an removable drive.

I have changed the battery!

Posted by Japer on

  • 2 more comments 
  • sgtbrown104 Dec 16, 2007

    Worked one day and the next day it would not power up, battery has been changed and no display or power mode at all.

  • Anonymous Dec 19, 2007

    Doesn't turn on on usb and with battery.

    maybee its programmed internally to stop working after 25 months,

    so you can buy a new one, after the garanty has expired

  • paulawaula41 Mar 03, 2009

    no power whatsoever. worked fine this am and now it won't start. new battery didn't work. hooking up to usb didn't work.

  • Anonymous May 09, 2009

    Dead

×

Ad

1 Answer

Sanath Kumar V

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 684 Answers

Could u pls try to connect the Mp3 player to a diffrent usb port

Posted on Aug 03, 2008

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

My Zen seems to be totally dead after loading it with mp3 tracks. I've recharged it to no avail, it won't switch on or reset, and it is not recognised by my computer when connecting via a USB...


hi your not the only one i got mine for my birthday 8 weeks ago and now it dont work its like its dead this zen v plus to is like not the best thing to have all i see is people like me having some sort of prob with it

Sep 20, 2011 | Creative Labs ZEN V Plus MP3 Player

1 Answer

Trying to connect to my laptop using the supplied usb lead. computer fails to recognise it


trying to connect to my laptop using the supplied usb lead. computer fails to recognise it

Sep 15, 2010 | iRiver iHP-140 MP3 Player

4 Answers

Completely dead iphone wont charge cant turn on itunes wont recognise. Help


just press the sleep button and home button at the same time until you see the small apple icon and then try charging it again.

Jul 03, 2010 | Apple iPhone Smartphone

1 Answer

It's completely dead - won't turn on. worked fine


You need to remove the motor and find the heat protection fuse on the side of the windings. The fuse is rated at 140 and has a red tip. You might be able to get one from Radio Shack but Viking sells them for $3. Solder into place and take care not to overheat while doing so.

Jun 30, 2009 | Viking VSM700 Stand Mixer

1 Answer

Laptop does not detect recognize maxtor hard drive


Remove and re-attach the data (flat ribbon) cable to the hard drive. Heating and cooling cause poor conections to ecome no connections. By removing and re-attaching the data cable, you remake the connections. You may want to do the same with the power cable connections. If this does not work, my experience leads me to think the hard drive main board is dead. If this is the case, the drive will not be recognised. If the drive itself is dead but the mainboard is good, the drive is recognised but will not read/write. Heat is a real nasty hard drive killer.

May 22, 2009 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

Dead ipod 18 months old


Hi, Lets try 1 more step.!!!!!!!!!!

Try connecting ur ipod to ur computer..If desktop, then conenct it to USB port at the rear of ur computer....Make sure ur computer is not set to sleep mode or screen saver mode... Charge it for at least 4 to 8 hrs(without a break)... Then try reseting the ipod when it is connected....

Toggle the Hold switch on and off. (Slide it to Hold, then turn it off again.)
Press and hold the Menu and Center (Select) buttons simultaneously until the Apple logo appears, about 6 to 8 seconds. You may need to repeat this step.

Let me know the status????

Feb 20, 2009 | Apple iPod MA446LL/A MP3 Player

1 Answer

My sansa e250 mp3 player is unable to connect to computer nor recognized to use .It won`t turn on change the modes


turning on to change modes is your problem. If it's completely dead you may need to replace it or refurbish it. Or if the battery is completely dead plug it in all day until you can get it to turn on. ONCE ON then you can worry about getting it to connect. Try this:
There are two connection settings in USB: MTP and MSC. For some reason MTP is the default, but it doesn't connect properly on all computers. Select MSC and plug the player in again, the computer will recognize sansa e250 but not show the driver just yet. It is installing recognition software (just basic drivers - nothing heavy) and it doesnt tell you what its doing until its complete. WAIT FOR IT. Once it is complete you will see both the sansa e250 and the removable memory slot in your "my computer" now you're good to go.

Jan 18, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

1 Answer

Doesnt start up


Hi. My Inovix mp3/4 player suffered a similar fate when it crashed during a Firmware reload. The player went completely dead and wasn't even recognised by the computer when plugged into the USB port. I basically kept on trying - a couple of times whenever I used the computer - using different ports. 2 days later - 'ding-dong' - Windows XP suddenly recognised something was in the port, and I tentatively attempted a Firmware reload. Success! (Don't ask me to explain it tho'...)

Aug 28, 2007 | Samsung YP-U2X Digital Media Player

Not finding what you are looking for?
SanDisk Sansa e140 MP3 Player Logo

Related Topics:

182 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top SanDisk Audio Players & Recorders Experts

ThaMp3Doctor
ThaMp3Doctor

Level 3 Expert

8597 Answers

Muntejaya Ginting
Muntejaya Ginting

Level 3 Expert

10422 Answers

Ekse

Level 3 Expert

13434 Answers

Are you a SanDisk Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...