how do i delete mp3s from myxer??


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  1. alinadee

    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    i recently downloaded some mp3 ringtones from myxer.com a few of them werent what i thought they were, so i want to delete them but i cant figure out how! i tried using both astro and aplayer to get into my system and sd folders but i cant find these goddamn files anywhere.
    under system/media/ringtones it only shows the ringtones that came with the phone. i tried everything( or so i thought, but im new to this!) any help would be appreciated!! thank you!!!!!!!!!!
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  2. dkaufman1

    dkaufman1 Well-Known Member

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    I download wallpaper from g1wallz.com and it goes to my downloads folder. Then using astro I "move" it to the wallpaper folder. So check the downloads folder.
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    this might sounds dumb but where is the downloads folder???
     
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    dkaufman1 Well-Known Member

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    Using astro...check your sd card and there are a variety of folders one of mine is the downloads folder.
     
  5. justjimjpc

    justjimjpc Premium Member VIP Member

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    Using "ASTRO" ... press 'Menu' ... then Application Manager ...
    Astro will read the apps installed ... then you can long-press any app and select delete...

    you can also do full backups (except paid apps) and restore apps that have been backed up ...
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    hrmm theres no downloads folder on the sd card
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    and astro either always force closes or 'stops unexpectedly'
     
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    justjimjpc Premium Member VIP Member

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    I have never had these problems with ASTRO ....

    Power off the phone,
    Take the SDcard out of the phone,
    Use a card reader and you PC to Look through the all the files on the SDcard...
    If you dont find them here. then the ringtones are stored in a folder on the phone ... probably under /system/media/audio/ringtones (are ringtones that came on the phone and can not be deleted without root access.

    normally for created ringtones, or downloaded ones they will be stored on
    the SDCard in directory /sdcard/media/audio/ringtones
    They can not be deleted with astro ... but can if in a dedicated card reader ... also should be deleted if you connect the phone via USB and then mount the SDCard ... then via the computer you should be able to delete the ringtones you want to ...
     
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    dkaufman1 Well-Known Member

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    try this...download astro
    download wallr (a wallpaper rotation tool, very cool)
    visit g1wallz.com on the g1
    find a wallpaper you like
    click into the wallpaper from the thumbnail and get a bigger version.
    long press on the image, it will offer the option to save the image
    save it.

    go into astro
    navigate to /sdcard
    note that my folders in /sdcard don't appear exactly in alphabetical order
    I have a folder called /download
    All apps and imgs I have downloaded are located there.

    Do you at least see that?
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    thanks! ill try that!
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    hmmm let me try doing this right now
     
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    justjimjpc Premium Member VIP Member

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    Here is my previous post:

     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    weird, i found the download folder under the sd card but the only thing in it is a picture of my dog. the wallpaper i downloaded is in the downloads folder in the steel folder
     
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    alinadee Member This Topic's Starter

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    my boyfriend has a card reader. ill have him hook it up. i have a mac.
    hopefully ill be able to find out where these are downloading to. since then i am only using steel as my browser
    yea and the only ringtones under system/media/audio/ringtones are the ones that came with the phone. i guess its a mystery.
    thanks though i will def try hooking it up to my comp and see if i can find it
     
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    You are looking in the wrong folder .... look at my previous post.
     
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    dkaufman1 Well-Known Member

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    Jim might be a better source since I don't use the steel browser.
     
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    Settings>Applications>Mangage Applications>DRM Protected Content Storage Then press Clear Data

    :D
     

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