Question about Philips GOGEAR SA6045 MP3 Player
I've had my 4GB for a couple of months and the other day I was loading some podcasts on it. After I finished loading them, I got in my car turned it on and it says file format not supported. This has never happened before. The stuff that was already on my mp3 was fine except the new stuff won't play. I plugged it back in looked at my list and saw that there were like two albums that had weird file names like " a./fdsdad)32545.;$" or somethin like that turns out they were some albums that were already on there. I don't know what to do with it. of course phillips tech support was no help. any ideas?
Did u guys try 2 transfer the songs in mp3 format? cuz if ur using an mp3 player and the format of the song is not mp3 then its obviously not gonna work... but if u did try that then no idea.
Posted on Dec 08, 2007
Fixed my problem. First copied all my songs to my computer. Then formatted the player (right click on player icon and hit 'format'). Finally, to double sure, hit the 'reset' button on the player. There is small pin-hole opening next to the USB port and used a paper-clip to hit the reset button. Copied my songs back onto the player. Player is back to normal. Hope this helps!
Posted on Dec 03, 2010
Okay, I just got off the phone with Philips. the way to fix this issue is to have the CD Rom in the drive and use the Repair function in the Device/Firmware Manager. Follow the instruction on how to do the repair, and it should fix the issue.
Posted on Dec 13, 2007
I have a 2gb magnavox mp3 player and i had one of my freinds try to put a few songs on it for me and it said file format not supported how do i fix this
Posted on Sep 09, 2009
Does nobody answer questions on these pages without wanting paid fo it. miserable gits
Posted on Mar 08, 2011
CD files are written in cda or cdma on a cd rom. You must put the cd rom in your computer and convert the cda files to mp3 b4 putting them on the drive. The files on the cd rom are only pointers to the music data..cheers
Posted on Jan 07, 2019
Hey Just Throw Your Mp3 Player Out And go for a new one
Posted on Apr 10, 2013
All you have to do is format it
Posted on Dec 18, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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