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Windows doesent find my mp3 player

by crazyivan90 / May 3, 2007 7:57 AM PDT

I have a Acer MP-110 2GB MP3 player but when i plug it in it just says MTP player found but i cant acces it. It doesent show up on my computer or on Windows Media Player under devices. I misplaced my drivers that i got with the player and i cant find them anywhere on the internet. Someone please help

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(NT) Try it's MSC mode.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2007 8:21 AM PDT
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by crazyivan90 / May 3, 2007 8:25 AM PDT
In reply to: Try it's MSC mode.

I cant it doesent even show it on my computer or windows explorer. When i plug it in theres the cling cling sound like when you put a flash stick in but it doesent say new mtp player found or anything. and i cant acces it

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So try to set it to MCS mode first.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2007 8:49 AM PDT
In reply to: msc

This is not done on the PC...


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I cant
by crazyivan90 / May 3, 2007 10:51 PM PDT

I cant set it to MCS mode it doesent have any options on the menu.

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Then you need the drivers.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2007 10:56 PM PDT
In reply to: I cant

No exit here.

How about where you bought it from? Ask them.


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by crazyivan90 / May 3, 2007 11:01 PM PDT

i plugged it in another computer and it recognized it and i could put stuff on it. But when i put it in my computer it doesent find it so i dont think its the player

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2007 11:04 PM PDT
In reply to: mp3

You didn't tell me enough detail. Did it show up as a drive letter?

Please apply yourself a little bit more so I can lock onto what it could be on your other machine.


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by crazyivan90 / May 3, 2007 11:33 PM PDT
In reply to: Details.

Nothing happens when i put it in my computer i just get the sound like when you put a flash stick in. It doesent show up anywhere not even as drive letter or mtp player. But when i put my flash stick in the same usb port it works. On the MP3 player it says its connected to the computer but its not.

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You didn't answer my question.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 3, 2007 11:45 PM PDT

I need to know if it showed up as a drive letter on ANY machine.

You can also fill in some blanks such as versions of IE and WMP. Hint! WMP 11 is known to break such things. My answer to that is don't go to WMP 11.


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Reinstall WMP to restore MTP drivers
by jrice77 / May 4, 2007 5:20 AM PDT

OK. This sounds stupid, but uninstall whatever version of WMP you have, then re-install the latest version. The MTP drivers come with Windows Media Player, and somehow, they get moved or deleted (don't ask me how). There may be an easier way to restore the drivers, so anyone can chime in on this.

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Not s_word but good advice.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 4, 2007 9:34 AM PDT

Here my advice is to steer clear of WMP 11 too.

It's breaking some players.

http://www.tonychor.com/archive/000465.html notes "I'd been tempted to try WMP 11 but it breaks synchronization with my PDA (using Pocket Tunes from normsoft). It's my understanding other music products may no longer work correctly after installing WMP 11 as well."

I've seen that!


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