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Topic # 6501 30-Jan-2006 21:31
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hey everyone...

im really sorry but im such a cabbage when it comes to new technology stuff... I just brought the sanyo 9000 today and i am trying to put songs that I have onto my phone but its just not working... I can put them onto the mini sd card in the phone and they are there but i have no idea how to play them on my phone... can anyone help me?

thanks

Neroli

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  Reply # 27492 30-Jan-2006 21:58
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Hi Neroli, i dont have one handy, but in the menu should be a media player of some sort?




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  Reply # 27536 31-Jan-2006 18:53
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ok... i have tried that... im using windows media player... so i go to the synchronising bit yea? and then i clicked on media but i dont think its gone into there... i think it went atomaticly into a music folder... how do i make it go into the media folder?
sorry about this

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  Reply # 27542 31-Jan-2006 20:06
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You could rename the folder



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  Reply # 27817 4-Feb-2006 00:44
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i will try that :o)
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  Reply # 28221 11-Feb-2006 20:55
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only way i can see so far is to "cut and paste" the files to you media folder on the sanyo miniSD card. try that, than open your media player on the phone. Hope this helps!

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  Reply # 28568 15-Feb-2006 19:20
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yes don't use media player, it will change the format to a format not recognized by the phone, (wma) make sure files are either mp3 or aac, and also just a hint, you can also put videos on, but you must convert them to .mp4 or .3gp or .3g2 mp4 is good, then you can just download a psp or ipod converter and use it instead, and stick the files in the media file,organisation is good, just put folders within the media folder and they will show up on your phone.



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  Reply # 28571 15-Feb-2006 19:40
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you can use media player coz i did... and my songs are under the music folder not the media folder...

Neroli

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  Reply # 28572 15-Feb-2006 19:50
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Songs under the music folder are downloaded from telecom music store and are kov files, you can't play music from your computer on your phone out of the music folder, well actually you might be able to maybe the telecom music application bundled with the 9000 recognizes mp3 files along with it, i'll try it, but still putting the files in the media folder is better because you can organise your files into playlists say by using folders and also put videos on.



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  Reply # 28573 15-Feb-2006 19:53
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well ive been playing all my songs under music... and it works great for me... do you have a sanyo 9000?

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  Reply # 28574 15-Feb-2006 20:01
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Yes, and the music you have been playing is off your computer? sycrhonised by windows media player? because for that to work the music application that telecom installs onto the phone which is a java app would have to recognize mp3 and i don't think it does. because the music folder is dedicated to the downloaded kov files from the music store, the media folder is what the phone reads out of of the mini sd which is the manually copied music or video.

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  Reply # 28593 15-Feb-2006 21:59
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Yes you can play and stor your mp3 files into the "music" folder on your miniSD card. It plays through your music player and obviously doesn't come up in your media player. The advantage is that you can have both downloaded and copied music playing from the same list.



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  Reply # 28600 15-Feb-2006 22:30
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well i am playing mp3's off my mini sd card thru my music bit of the phone so it can be done :) did you get a phone call from telecom regarding the sanyo 9000's?

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  Reply # 28601 15-Feb-2006 22:34
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Yes I did get the phonecall, but it only affects a small amount of them (500 or so). It's something to do with the caller tunes. Mine works fine as one of the first things I did was put a caller tune on it. I should've given it to them anyway as they were offering $100 free airtime credit to take it away. Although no phone for 2 weeks.



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  Reply # 28602 15-Feb-2006 22:37
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oh stink i got offered a loan phone where they would transfer all my contacts over for me and it would only be for 5 working days... plus when my phone came back $100 airtime :o) taking it to get swapped tomorrow...
Anyone know any reason why i dont recieve pxt messages?? i can send them but cant recieve

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  Reply # 28606 15-Feb-2006 22:54
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Sorry can't help you with the pxt as mine is working fine. Found out how to use bitpim though. I was told the same thing as you, but when I went into the telecom shop they said they were still waiting for the update software and that it wasn't due for another 3 or 4 days. And that particular shop was out of loan phones.

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