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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 The security files pre-installed on the drive were junk, and I could not delete them so I formatted the drive to remove them. share|improve this answer answered Feb 24 '15 at 15:35 torreyaman 111 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote The suggestion to share the USB drive works. just don't show up in wmp, so I can't sync them My System Specs OS Windows 7 Ultimate parachuter2b View Public Profile Find More Posts by parachuter2b Page 1 of 3 http://tippsundtricks200.com/media-player/media-player-on-8-1.html

pip22, Nov 15, 2011 #2 ChillYoda Thread Starter Joined: Nov 14, 2011 Messages: 9 Woo-hoo! There's the magic button "Include a Folder". There's a feature in the Settings that if enabled renames any TV or Anime shows I may have listed but screws up the order by listing 10 in front of 1 Please help! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/media-player-12-does-not-recognize-removable-media/69a1be0e-9451-42b8-88b6-a69f0b324456

Windows Media Player Sync To Usb Drive

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 To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed. Let me know how you go. No, create an account now.

If you put the camera card back in the camera, Windows won't be able to display the contents. On your USB memory stick, right-click on the music folder you'd like WMP to play songs from. I don't remember how; I suspect it was a shortcut, but that doesn't work. Windows Media Player Sync Not Working Cook me a hot dog!

http://support.wd.com/product/download.asp?groupid=307&sid=3&lang=en.   2.Plug in my seagate drive and run -WRITE ZEROS. (It started to write to the MBR and it fails) 3 Run disk managment.   Format Seagate Drive. After that my WD media dive could see my external drive. 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 http://www.sevenforums.com/music-pictures-video/110704-windowsmediaplayer-not-recognizing-my-usb-flash-drive-media-device.html Windows 7: WindowsMediaPlayer not recognizing my usb flash drive as media device!

Sound & Audio Windows 7 not recognizing usb devicehello. Vlc Player Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... i so badly want this to work...sick of drag&drop the mp3 files and deal with duplicates and stuff instead of simply using my playlists to sync! Set the Startup type to Automatic.

Media Player Sync To External Hard Drive

Reversed polarity - 3 replies Recommended Topics external dvd drive power Last Post 13 Hours Ago I have a Maokesi external DVD drive burner and have lost the adaptor. But the... Windows Media Player Sync To Usb Drive button. How To Copy Music From Windows Media Player To Flash Drive Click Add, then navigate to the folder you want to add.

Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. this contact form Great, it's asleep. Music, Pictures & Video Sub Not working on WindowsMediaPlayer or Itunes ?Hello my name is Joshua kaye, I've been having a problem getting my subwoofer working when i try to play Attached Thumbnails My System Specs OS Windows 7 Ultimate . Sync Playlist

leo123456 2014-04-12 06:15:02 UTC #14 Hi, Downloaded the  WinDLG v1.25.exe from WD. I installed the drivers and I see the proper ones on Device Manager. Using Library -> Configure you can tell it to look at a folder on the drive that contains music, and any new files get indexed automatically. http://tippsundtricks200.com/media-player/media-player.html Please read the question again carefully.

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Seagate Backup Plus Portable not recognized Backup Plus Slim not detected by WD TV Live WDTV Live with 4tb Seagate HDD Backup Plus Slim not detected by WD TV Live Hdd The poster above was alluding to a solution that basically entailed going to Device Manager, something the following poster with a similar problem recommended doing: I had a really similar problem storage 3Contributors 3Replies 4Views 9 YearsDiscussion Span 9 Years Ago Last Post by willcomp 0 DiNeSh_123 1 9 Years Ago How to enable CD burning Go to Start menu, right-click My Then a couple weeks later I wanted to add/remove song files to it, this problem occurred.

That did it, pip22! I get nothing in the pane ps. 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. Check This Out ChillYoda, Nov 15, 2011 #3 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

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. WMP will list songs stored on the external drive even when that drive isn't attached. Use the Eject button on the WD remote (push eject, select drive, when green tick appears push OK) to eject the drive before removing it from the WD. Just Can't Remember The Actual Puzzle Does a word meaning "Created Recklessly for Temporary Use" exist?

Remrant 2014-04-09 21:33:14 UTC #12 Thanks Leo1-6!!!!!!Your MBR trick worked perfectly & now my WDTV recognizes all of my seagate slims!!! vtan777 2014-04-13 05:45:40 UTC #16 hello, i tried your solution but after i did the write zero i can't longer see may hard drive, what can i do, hope you can 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 Click here to join today!

Join our site today to ask your question. Choose the folder you made earlier (e.g., C:\Camera Card). 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 Click yes and format your external drive.

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. I click the "Add" button and paste in the copied text. USB memory sticks show up in Windows Media player but only for syncing files - there is no play option. Remrant 2014-04-08 21:42:46 UTC #8 I have the same problem, I purchased 4 seagate backup plus slim 2tb drives & only 2 work on my WDTV live player.

Cheers for your time! About Us Contact Us Digital Edition Customer Service Gift Subscription Ad Choices Newsletters Privacy Policy RSS Terms of Service Agreement E-commerce Affiliate Relationships PCWorld CATEGORIES Business Laptops Mobile PC Hardware Printers This brings up a popup with tab "sharing" showing a button "Advanced Sharing".