Originally Posted by TheAtheistReverend
If it automatically converts anything, it will likely be to mp4/aac format. Those should play fine, but if you want to, go into settings/import settings (or something similar) and change the default import settings to mp3.
Yes they were converted to MP4 and the player is playing them fine now.
I'm sure glad I found this forum, everyone is so helpful. An old geezer like me haven't played around with all this smartphone stuff til now and I'll have some more questions for sure.
Appreciate everyone's help.