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Mp3 Player Not Showing Proper Filename


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#1 madman6510

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Posted 02 May 2008 - 04:11 PM

I have some .MP3 files that I got off of the web (legally), but the filename is really long, and won't fit on the display screen of my MP3 player (an iRiver). I changed the filename from the original to a shorter one, but when I put it on the player, it changes back.

OS: Windows XP SP3
Player: iRiver

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Posted 03 May 2008 - 01:45 AM

Does this happen if you try it on a different player? If not, it's the iRiver's issue and you can either reinstall for ask for support.
If the other players suffer from the issue try redownloading and renaming before you play it.
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Posted 03 May 2008 - 02:03 AM

I always edit the tags on mp3's
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