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If you have a spare external hard drive then you could try using that instead and add it to Windows Media Player's library locations. Click Add, then navigate to the folder you want to add. Let me know how you go.     Remrant 2014-04-09 11:48:13 UTC #11 Thankyou Leo1-6!!Your trick worked perfectly & my WDTV now recognizes my slim drives that it didn't before! More like this Reader Q&A: Troubleshoot DVD Drive, Customize Windows Media Player How to Stream Digital Media From Your Windows 7 PC iOS 5 Review: Ambitious Update Rings in the Changes

I get nothing in the pane ps. Burning software does install additional drivers. Follow You Might Like Shop Tech Products at Amazon PCWorld PCWorld helps you navigate the PC ecosystem to find the products you want and the advice you need to get the Instead of showing up as "removable drive" it now says "audio device" (or "audio player" in some spots) and I can't get to the music that I had on it nor

Windows Media Player Sync To Usb Drive

The songs from your USB stick should now appear in the list of music to be played. I have windows 7 Techflaws 2014-04-09 04:16:19 UTC #9 I'm not sure that's the solution cause elsewhere people formatted to GPT cause their MBR drives would not be recognized. Can't find your answer ? Subscribe ▲ Learn more about PCWorld's Digital Editions    🔎 Home News Reviews How-To Video Business Laptops Tablets Phones Hardware Security Software Security Games Productivity Home Audio Business Software

I have also reset the WD media player. Click here to join today! more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Windows Media Player Sync Not Working And so quick; I thought it might take weeks to get a proper response.

If its FAT32 then click the "Tools" tab and click the "Error checking" See if that finds anything! Media Player Sync To External Hard Drive I have a mac computer so i reconfigured the hard drive to have one partition and in the ExFAT format as i was instructed by the people at the shop. leo123456 2014-03-30 07:02:45 UTC #7 Thanks you guys for your help. WMP will list songs stored on the external drive even when that drive isn't attached.

The hard drive is recognised by the computer but the media player won't recognise that anything is plugged in. Vlc Player My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop OS Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 CPU Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40GHz Motherboard ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Page 203 here: 206 also recommends turning off JOURNALING to compile the media.*I actually turn off the Media Server function (I think that's the wrong name). Note that you may have to log off and then log on for this change to take effect .

Media Player Sync To External Hard Drive

share|improve this answer edited Nov 23 '11 at 14:20 answered Nov 23 '11 at 13:52 James P 7,19752443 Thanks for your answer, at least I know I'm not losing windows-7 mp3 windows-media-player share|improve this question edited Oct 24 '14 at 12:52 vautee 46428 asked Nov 22 '11 at 11:20 ChrisB 61411021 If you go into the "synch" tab Windows Media Player Sync To Usb Drive Thread Status: Not open for further replies. How To Copy Music From Windows Media Player To Flash Drive Message Insert Code Snippet Alt+I Code Inline Code Link H1 H2 Preview Post your Reply Alt+S Related Topics external dvd drive power - 23 replies SSD for boot drive installation question?

In your computer's Music folder in Libraries, paste the Shortcut that is linking to the music folder on the USB drive. this content Run Windows Media Player. (Note that I'm matching Jim's setup of Windows 7 and Windows Media Player 12.)2. I'm making a lot of progress! 0 willcomp 30 9 Years Ago Try removing upper and lower filters (if present). There are no separate drivers for internal optical drives. How to enable IMAPI Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Services. Sync Playlist

Hi all, I have a simple Kingston USB flash drive that is recognized easily by windows, however it doesn't appear in Windows Media Player's sync list, so I can sync it Refreshing doesn't help either. so I take it that wmp should recognize flash drives and show them in the pane? If the drive is listed in the Hard Drive section, you're in luck.

I have checked the device manager and the player is enabled and said to be working perfectly. Itunes Ktowers 2015-02-25 02:14:18 UTC #19 Media player does not recognise my Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB USB3 Portable External Hard Drive I have tried your instructions but when I am re Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...


Techflaws 2014-03-29 05:52:49 UTC #3 How is the drive formatted? Hardware & Devices Notebook not recognizing internal Bluetooth deviceWell first of all i have a dell Vostro 3400 with Windows 7 Pro 32 bit. jurie22 2014-04-12 15:46:34 UTC #15 I'm sorry i dont understand your instrucitons.  Where at am i running -WRITE ZEROS from?  Also how do i get to disc management?   Also after Start a new discussion instead.

More like this How to change drive letters--even when the letter you want isn't available 12 easy PC tasks you should be doing (but aren't) How to safely remove a USB This cleaned the disk, and it holds data, but I'm not sure if this is part of my problem. I've written to Philips 3 times re: this problem and thsy cvlaim its Windows (or Dell's) problem. check over here To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed.

About Us Contact Us Donate Advertising Vendor Program Terms of Service API Newsletter Archive Community Forums Recent Topics Recommended Topics © 2002 - 2017 DaniWeb LLC 3825 Bell Blvd., Bayside, NY Click for full size If your drive qualifies (or if you've replaced it with one that does), do the following: Plug in the portable drive. share|improve this answer edited Apr 21 '15 at 19:50 answered Mar 6 '15 at 22:29 Jeff Learman 1115 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I found that using the mike27oct 2014-03-30 03:25:39 UTC #6   The WD live stream media player will  not Recognised my drive.

P8H77-M Memory 8.00 GB Graphics Card Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 Sound Card On Board Monitor(s) Displays Dell 24" Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Keyboard Logitech MK300 Mouse Logitech WOM PSU 500w Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories GPU HIERARCHY CPU HIERARCHY Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT Pro Login|Sign Up Thanks also for pointing out foobar2000 although I have now installed good old WinAmp and it plays the files straight from the USB stick. –ChrisB Nov 23 '11 at 15:11 add

In WMP, click on Music in the table of contents on the left-hand side of the window. You wiil loose 1T space. I click on that, which brings up another popup that has a checkbox to "Share this folder". Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Music, Pictures & Video » User Name Remember Me?

What is the sign used in images to claim ownership called? Related: Windows You Might Like Shop Tech Products at Amazon PCWorld PCWorld helps you navigate the PC ecosystem to find the products you want and the advice you need to get I have the 1tb seagate external drive and it works perfectly with the media player. leo123456 2014-04-12 06:15:02 UTC #14 Hi, Downloaded the  WinDLG v1.25.exe from WD.

I am at a loss, especially since I was able to plug & play the first time but can't do it anymore! How do humans in Star Trek satisfy their desire for fanciful and luxurious stuff in a post-scarcity world where money does not exist? I plug in a USB stick containing MP3 files I open Windows Media Player and select the drive letter of my USB stick, I then see all my music nicely grouped So I try double-clicking a track, nothing happens I can't even create a playlist by dragging the files onto the 'Drag items here' playlist pane.

pip22, Nov 15, 2011 #2 ChillYoda Thread Starter Joined: Nov 14, 2011 Messages: 9 Woo-hoo! In Windows (or File) Explorer, right-click Music in the left pane under Libraries, and select Properties. Is there something I gotta do to it, so that Media Player will recognize it as a Portable Media Device?? What fixed it for me was going to Start Menu->Control Panel->System and then clicking the Hardware tab and going to Device Manager.

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