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Can't locate music files


  1. Kada Dix

    Kada Dix Member

    Hi,

    I'm trying to add mp3 files to my new Hero to use as a ringtone. I followed the instructions here > HTC Hero - Copying Photos and Music to Your Phone to add the files but they just don't show.

    I then tried to follow the instructions here > http://androidforums.com/htc-hero/20511-htc-hero-tips-tricks-useful-apps-v1-6-a.html

    But i can't seem to be able to find these folders:

    Ringtones: /sdcard/media/audio/ringtones
    SMS Alerts: /sdcard/media/audio/notifications
    Alarm Alerts: /sdcard/media/audio/alarms

    Thanks!

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  2. Ziani

    Ziani Well-Known Member

    Have you created these folders?

    On the sdcard create (if not already there) /media/audio then within the audio file create your other files like ringtones etc
  3. Kada Dix

    Kada Dix Member

    Thank you very much Ziani the files now show in the ringtones.

    Any ideas on how to get music files in the music player
  4. Ziani

    Ziani Well-Known Member

    I have put a folder called MP3's on my SD Card and then within that folder albums in their own folders i.e. /mp3/meatloaf-bon jovi etc :)
  5. Kada Dix

    Kada Dix Member

    Hmm thats what ive been trying, just tried again and no joy!
  6. Ziani

    Ziani Well-Known Member

    Have you booted the phone since the changes?
  7. Kada Dix

    Kada Dix Member

    Hi, Yes tried that too. Ive tried a number of .mp3 files too just incase something is corrupted. But still no joy!

    Thanks for your help so far!
  8. Kada Dix

    Kada Dix Member

    hmm just installed TuneWiki and the files show in that, so maybe a problem with the default player?
  9. Ziani

    Ziani Well-Known Member

    hmm...strange I use the default player...oh well at least you can see the files now :)
  10. DeadlyDazza

    DeadlyDazza Well-Known Member

    :D

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