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Click Select6. The time now is 17:06. -- Digital Spy -- Mobile Forums DIGITAL SPY, PART OF THE HEARST UK ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK © 2015 Hearst Magazines UK is the trading name of the teachscience12-31-2006, 02:48 AMTerrific job! The player IS actually recognized by WindowsXP, it detects the player and the first time correctly installs the nati've drivers for an MTP player. 6. http://planetweb20.com/creative-zen/creative-zen-touch-vs-winamp.html

At that point- on the zen touch-clicked reload firmware. After some research it appeared that the firmware would have to be upgraded on the player before it would talk to Vista. If your on vista I don't know what to tell you as I don't use vista. Add × Loading...

The case must be removed to makeany adjustments. Installation Creative Media Source & Nomad Explorer3. In 2007 he bought a Vista-preinstalled laptop which is his default computer now. Same problem, firmware lost trying to upgrade, can't reload firmware because the upgrade software says the player isn't connected, even if it is.

I've tried EVERYTHING I could think of: upgrades from Creative, changing my Windows Media Player from 10 to 11 and then back to 10 again. The player and pc work fine independently, it's just when they get together that the wheels come off. Burgos Level 2 Expert 602 Answers Are you a Creative Labs Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Note: Reloading your OS, will not effect the contents of the files stored on your Jukebox Zen) Reboot (Reboots the device).

Finally if you do the firmware upgrade, you DON'T need any drivers in order to connect the ZEN to a PC running VISTA Posted on Apr 05, 2009 Helpful 0 Not The touch system is cool to use, though I still err quite frequently because of its sensitivity and skip desired selection, but this is just a small thing.Features I found lacking:The Shows version 0.0.10 on player screen. http://the-world-of-ben.blogspot.com/2008/02/creative-zen-touch-firmware-problem.html I will try and connect his to get passed the screen then connect mine.

it would be good if creative tried to fix the problem or at the very least put a warning and a solution on the download page. Only products offered on Amazon can be linked.SelectWhat's this?What are product links?In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com. ban me if you want cause i'm sick of this we are dealing with clowns Diamorphis10-27-2006, 03:06 AMDale : apologies but I have to agree with rjgreaves ... Its a real ergonomic no no.

This is due to a really crappy design by creative. https://yabb.jriver.com/interact/index.php?topic=24756.0 When trying to contact them I select mp3 players -> Zen -> Touch and Europe -> United Kingdom -> English ... They are quite light but have a very balanced sound without having to use any equalization.0Comment| 13 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuseCommentInsert product linkPaste the product's web address below:Product not found.

As mentioned in previous reports, the touch pad navigation is a bit twitchy and it is easy to overshoot you mark when scrolling upward even with the sensitivity set to "low". http://planetweb20.com/creative-zen/creative-zen-mp3-player.html Uninstall ALL of the Creative software including the creative jukebox drivers and all the media source software. If I could reload the operating system, I would! This is the last creative product I ever buy.

The Updater always says the same message: Please connect the player....... 8. May 04, 2008 7:02 pm Ben said... I cannot say if the following steps are needed because i had already been through them before i did this. #### ( Windows Media Player must not be active ) I http://planetweb20.com/creative-zen/creative-zen-software.html Creative Discussion Forum > Product Boards > MP3 Players > ZEN TOUCH 20GB - Stuck in Recovery Mode, during Firmware upgrade.

If installation is successful, you can re-install your WMP11 and everything should be okay this time.Good luck Posted on Oct 19, 2008 Helpful 18 Not Helpful 2 Comments Flag bert1666 Jan Have you tired plugging it in, checking for bad sectors and then repairing any that it finds? You may need to check the "show updates" option in add/remove programs.

When you plug it into the PC, it just shows up as a new drive and you can drag'n'drop stuff onto it through windows explorer?

Exactly the same thing has just happened me. I got it and was very happy with it, I would have recommend it to anyone. This time the dreaded "Player not connected" message was not there, and I could perform the firmware upgrade. Only products offered on Amazon can be linked.SelectWhat's this?What are product links?In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Thankfully an MP3 player is no longer needed on the christmas list! Hi Ian,Unfortunately you can only update the firmware on a zen touch by connecting it to a computer that has Windows XP and Windows Media Player 10. weblink Contributor 2 Answers Re: Creative Zen Touch firmware problem Ok, people pay attention here!!!I want you to know that I have tried every single thing everywhere on the web and to

It is a lovely machine but it had been gathering dust while I neglected music. I put bad sectors on my Muvo2 when the battery died while transferring music and hadto repair the drive to get it going properly again. None of the solutions have worked. I mostly have it on random which means i don't use it that much anyway.The battery life and price are the main reasons i bought it, but if you could transplant

Thanks so much for the posts, they are just a little bit confusing at the moment. Follow the on screen instructionsYou may get a warning that the firmware is the same version etc. When I check the Windows XP Device Manager, there is an error, and a message: "The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28) To reinstall the drivers for this with PlayForSure fixes this problem.

I hope this helps you, let me know if you get your player working again.