Originally Posted by skip252
Welcome to ABi
Sorry for your problems. Have you tried removing the card and seeing if it boots normally? I've read before where having a card in place has prevented other sansa players from booting. If that doesn't work the only thing I can think might help would be to let the battery run down like you're doing and see if that helps. Once it does be sure to remove the card before you connect it or try to boot again.
Thanks for the response. Yep, I tried both with and without the card. I also swapped in a 2gb blank card just for the sake of it.
Hopefully it drain it's power soon but I imagine it will be a few more hours yet!