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mp3 player write protected

by cpod / February 18, 2005 2:59 PM PST

I have a sandisk 1gig flash mp3 player that was working properly, but now I cannot delete or modify files when it is connected to my computer (I am running xp, and its connected via USB 2.0) When I try to delete files I get a message something like disk is write protected please change protection, but I cannot find where in the flash drive to change. Please help.

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Re: mp3 player write protected
by mannyman / February 19, 2005 10:49 AM PST

When you open the "My Computer" Icon and you see the drive on the list, try right clicking on it and go to properties. Try to find a check box on the settings that un-writeprotects this drive. If you can try a re-format.

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mp3 player write protected
by cpod / February 20, 2005 12:51 PM PST

I've looked everywhere for a box to uncheck and cannot find one. I will have to call sandisk support on monday. thanks for your help

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