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mp3 - un write protect

by prynsyn / August 4, 2007 4:08 PM PDT

i have a ministry of sound mp3 and when I plug it in, it comes up as a removable disk, and wont let me do anything with it.
I go to format it, and it says it is write protected, even though I have never done that. I went to properties, and there is no write protect box to uncheck.

Someone please help, I miss my music.

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MP3 player write protected
by Bonnie99 / November 12, 2007 2:03 AM PST
In reply to: mp3 - un write protect

Wondering if anyone had the answer to a previous fellows question on how to get the write protection off of the MP3 player.

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my choice
by bloomside / November 13, 2007 8:24 PM PST
In reply to: mp3 - un write protect

I use MelodyCan and haven`t any problem with protection.

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