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cannot copy on to mp3 drives

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by moghm, Feb 15, 2007.

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  1. moghm

    moghm Thread Starter

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    Hi guys,

    Having a problem with my MP3 player recently. The mp3 player that I have has built in 512 meg of memory. It also has a 1 gig SD card that u slot in it. When connected through a USB cable windows explorer shows these as 2 removeable drives. Now, in the past, a few weeks ago I was able to copy and paste mp3 files into these drives. No problems at all. Recently though, when I try to copy files I get the message 'the drive is write protected and files cannot be copied.' I tried switching the write protetctor on my 1 gig SD card, but to no avail. So I dont think this is the problem.

    I cant even copy any files to the built in 512 meg memory. On some occasions, as soon as I go into a folder on the 1 gig SD card, the computer has rebooted.

    Any ideas of what may be wrong here ? I am using wondows XP, and nothing has really changed on my computer for the last few months.

    many thanks
     
  2. Pwr2daPpl

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    What make is it? If it is branded mp3 player checj their website for firmware updates.
    There are 2 separate storage devices and you are getting the same error when trying to access them . This makes me think there is something wrong with device's firmware.
    Just a guess...
     
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