Sylvania mp3 players help

By Gourry25 ยท 62 replies
Apr 30, 2007
  1. I have a friend who has a 1 GB SPORT STYLE MP3 PLAYER from Sylvania, she is not to knowlegdeable about pc stuff, but she plugged in th e turned on mp3 player and it did not show a new temp drive so she could move her mp3's to it. is there something she is missing?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Your friend needs to try the player on another Computer system. If it is detected, she will need to have her computer serviced. You might tell her to try an external powered USB adapter, on her system first
  3. vova

    vova TS Rookie

    change usb drive

    hello and surry im new here.and i had same problem.becuse i hook my mtp player to external usb with two or three more usb and didnt work and after that i change usb player and hook to the original usb from my pc and now works.just try.and i hope works.
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    this should work fine
  5. Gourry25

    Gourry25 Topic Starter

    yep she got it working like that, thanks for the tip.
  6. jkhl

    jkhl TS Rookie

    I recently purchased the Sylvania MP3 3GB player (SMPK2021) and plugged into my PC for downloading. Before it ends, i pulled out the device. Now the PC no longer recognized the device. What did I do wrong? Tried pushing the buttons to reset but not successful. Any way to reformat or reinstall the program into the device? Any idea welcome. thanks
  7. vova

    vova TS Rookie

    if you use it the external usb with to many usb drive conected to pc just try to conect sepered to pc.and in internal usb.see what happen.i had this problem befor i take it back to stor with this device.and i change the usb from external usb to internal and works well.

    good luck.
  8. JadeOokami

    JadeOokami TS Rookie

    Sylvania MP3 GB player (SMPK2021) ver 3.120
    I recently bought one of these, And I always keep it in safe places because my last one (of a differant brand, but it had the same problem, but that's only because the button somehow broke from the inside.). I don't know how, but just two or three days later, the sound stopped working. That is to say, it works, but it won't turn up or down, it's stuck on very low. The inside looks fine, I don't know what happened to it. I'd take it back, as the garentee(sp?) is still affective, but I lost the receipt. (sp? sorry)
  9. vova

    vova TS Rookie You Keep The Box?if Yes,there Can Scan,and Find It,if You Buy Same Place.
  10. Ganon83

    Ganon83 TS Rookie

    Sylvania SMP1015

    I just bought the mp3 player yesterday. Had a hard time putting music in but i was able to do it. Now when i try to change the color of light, most of the options are not there. Can you help? Thank You

    **Sorry for the inconvenience, but i found the rest of the menu options. Disregard the question
  11. vova

    vova TS Rookie

    change it

    hello and surry.i had befor Sylvania mp3 players and i take back to store.and now i use the USB FLASH FOR MY CAR STEREO.its chipper and easy to ues.if your car stereo had usb drive.
  12. megalomax

    megalomax TS Rookie

    Please help~

    I used my SMP1015 player curtis/sylvania on my laptop. it worked fine the first time I transferred files. but after using it on other comps now it won't be recognized by my laptop....

    I placed some important files in it please help
  13. vova

    vova TS Rookie

    hello,i think you must disconnect the ather usb of cumpture. and connect the mp3 usb.try see what happen.there must work.

    good luck.
  14. gjorp

    gjorp TS Rookie

    Hi, everyone. I have a Sylvania 2 GB mp3 player. So far, I've only filled up about 500 mb, but when I try to put more files on, I get a message saying that it's full. So far, I've just been dragging and dropping files. I appreciate any help.
  15. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    What program are you using to manage this MP3 player? iTunes or something else?
  16. gjorp

    gjorp TS Rookie

    I'm not using any program. I drag and drop between windows.
  17. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Can you format the MP3 player in FAT32 mode?
  18. gjorp

    gjorp TS Rookie

    How do I put it in FAT32 mode?
  19. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    In My Computer, right-click on the MP3 player and choose format. you will see the options there
  20. gjorp

    gjorp TS Rookie

    In that case, I can't. I'm not given any options when I format. I did try formatting it anyway (I don't know why I didn't think of that before), but that didn't help.

    Btw, sorry it's taking me so long to reply. I really appreciate your help.
  21. hatcher75

    hatcher75 TS Rookie

    not enough memory

    My mother 'n' law purchased a sylvania mp3 player 3 months ago with 945mb of memory. She currently has used up ~300mb with 70 songs, but is unable to add anymore. The error message stating that there is not enough room continues to pop up. How can we fix this?
  22. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You could try formatting too
  23. Evy

    Evy TS Rookie

    How do u add video? what format does the video have to be?
  24. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    It depends on the model of your MP3 player can accept video, and you can find out what video formats are acceptable to the player in the owners manual
  25. michelledanlz

    michelledanlz TS Rookie

    if you can kindly help

    i jus bought a sylvania mp3 player and it didnt come with a software do i need one to put music on there im not really good with software stuff but if do need one can you link me it or something thank you for your time!:)
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