I got one from [email protected], but that seems kind of sketchy. M230 works like a dream (it has firmware version 1.0.8A).

Also, does Napster automatically update its firmware page when a new one comes out? M260 has a number of problems (firmware version 2.2.1A).

updating sansa firmware-57

I believe it is version 1 because there is nothing following the e260.

I went here: Updater to download the firmware updater and tried to install it.

i am using windows 7 home premium 64-bit and even tried windows xp compatibility mode. the first time i tried to install it..gave some error message but i did not write it down.

During an update, the drive must NOT turn off due to power loss or the update may permanently damage the Wireless Stick. Connect the Wireless Stick to a computer via USB 3. Make sure to put it in the root or main directory and not in a sub folder.

Press and hold the (-) volume button while plugging in the device to the PC. In the Welcome to the Found New Hardware Wizard dialog box, select Install the software automatically (Recommended), then click Next. In the Completing the Found New Hardware Wizard dialog box, click Finish. In the firmware folder where the files were extracted, double-click Sansa Express to start update.

STEP 4 - Plug the Sansa Express player to the PC in recovery class mode 1.

THere is a single firmware update available for M200 series players on the Sandisk website. A As a result the firmware installer won't install it on my M260 because "You must not downgrade!! Does anyone else know about options for getting firmware for an M260 and/or about problems with it?

Rockbox is a free replacement firmware for digital music players.

As far as features go, the San Disk Toolkit enables you to view drive details and SMART attributes and to update the firmware of course.

Some of the other firmware update tools we've used included SSD optimization tools, Secure Erase functionality, and a couple of bonus features.

To prevent this issue, make sure the Wireless Stick is fully charged and do not interrupt the update process until it is complete.