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Default Sansa Fuze+ Firmware (updated - 02.38.06)

Attention all.....these links are to the manual update version only, because the Sansa Updater program is a nuisance you don't want on your computer anyways.
Manual Firmware Update (Download and Instructions)

All languages are now in one firmware version. After firmware update you will need to select your Language and Region preference.

• Remove any external card from the Fuze+ before performing firmware update
• Ensure your battery is > 50% full.
• Plug in your Sansa Fuze+ to your computer.
• Extract the file from the .zip file you just downloaded into a folder on your computer.
• Once extracted, drag the file to the root directory of your Sansa Fuze+.
• Disconnect the Sansa Fuze+ and let the firmware update begin.
• Once it finally finishes doing its update, it will turn itself off.
• Turn the Fuze+ on, Select your language and region preference
• Once its back to the main menu, head to "Settings" > "Info", and verify the "Version" is now (insert newest firmware version # here)
Fuze+ firmware update 1.29.03

Fuze+ firmware update 01.30.01

Fuze+ firmware update 01.32.00

Fuze+ firmware update 02.36.03

Fuze+ firmware update 02.37.01

Fuze+ firmware update 02.38.06
Sansa Fuze+ Firmware 02.38.06 Release Notes

This new firmware has various bug fixes, including key fixes listed below, as well as enhancements. Upon completion of the firmware upgrade, the device will turn off; power on the device to complete the upgrade process. If the device does not initiate or complete, press & hold the Power switch for 15 seconds to reset the device and then press and hold power button again to restart.


Music content browsing by folder
Menu looping feature added

Audiobook sort order improvement
Low battery state early warning message added
Content library handling improvement

Bugs Fixed

Device didn't resume correctly for slotRadio card and audiobook playback
Some microSD cards were not recognized
Certain FLAC and OGG files could not play

Known Issues

Playlist doesn’t resume correctly
After firmware downgrade/upgrade, contents from internal memory is showing under card or contents under card are no longer showing up (Work around: remove and reinsert card)
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iPod Touch 5G 32GB, Touch 4G 32GB, Clip Sport 8GB. Rockbox-> Clip Zip 4GB, iPod Nano 2G 4GB, iPod 5.5G 80GB
2012 Nexus 7 32GB, Asus MeMoPad 8 16+64GB, LG Optimus G Pro, Nokia Lumia 900 and Lumia 520

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