If you are a music lover, learning how to upgrade the Sylvania 4GB mp3 player can help you get the most out of your mp3 player. The benefits up upgrading this mp3 player include access to new features, faster access to existing features and improved overall operation. The Sylvania 4GB mp3 player comes with a firmware upgrade software program contained on the installation CD. This program can help facilitate the firmware upgrade process in a simple and quick manner. Always make sure that the firmware upgrade is the correct one for your mp3 player, as the wrong upgrade file or one that is corrupted in any way can potentially cause the mp3 player to either function inappropriately or not function at all.
What you’ll need:
- The installation CD
- Sylvania 4GB mp3 player
- Insert the installation CD. Connect the Sylvania 4GB mp3 player to the computer using the USB cable, and then insert the installation CD into your computer’s CD/DVD drive. When prompted, use Windows Explorer to browse the contents of the CD.
- Install the firmware upgrade program. Using Windows Explorer, go to the “Firmware Upgrade tool” folder and then go to the “ConsumerUpdate 126.96.36.199” folder”. You should see a “setup.exe” file. Double-click on this file and install the firmware upgrade program.
- Complete the firmware upgrade process. Start the firmware upgrade program and select the firmware file. This file will end with the .rfw file extension. Click “Update” in order to start the upgrade process. Follow the instructions for the firmware upgrade on screen.