Article ID : 00236232 / Last Modified : 25/01/2023Print

Music Center for PC does not recognize the Walkman player.

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    Follow these steps to troubleshoot this issue.

    1.  Follow the appropriate procedure to update the Music Center for PC and Walkman player to the most recent versions: NOTE: Earlier versions of the Music Center for PC software (2.1.0 and earlier) cannot recognize connections with NW-A100 or NW-ZX500 series Walkman players. 
    2. Connect the Walkman player to a computer.
      1.  Make sure you are using the USB Type-C cable (included with player) to connect to the computer.
      2.  In the Use USB for menu, select File Transfer, and tap OK

    If you want to know how to transfer contents to the Walkman, you may refer to this FAQ: How to transfer content from a computer to the Walkman player