Posts: 1
Registered: ‎04-04-2015


   Can"t get Clip sport 8 gb to play by genre like my old sansa clip. Any answers??

SanDisk User
Posts: 53
Registered: ‎12-13-2014

Re: Genre

Sadly, due to design limitations of the Clip Sport, sorting tracks by Genre is not supported.

Posts: 6
Registered: ‎07-29-2015

Re: Genre

It's just a software switch, you'd think it'd be easy to get Genre sorting.


That's one thing I miss from my old Fuze though I have to admit I do enjoy the longer battery life of the Sport.

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-17-2018

Re: Genre


Sad indeed.

Page 12 of the owner's manual says you can select music by genre but you can't.

This player doesn't even have the same functionality as the old Clip Zip.

Thank goodness for Amazon's generous return policy.

SanDisk Professor
Posts: 427
Registered: ‎09-12-2015

Re: Genre sorting with Clip Sport

I have been creating Genre playlists as a workaround for the lack of Genre sorting by the Clip Sport & Clip Jam.

    It is reasonably convenient to compile Genre playlists after copying music files to the player (and the micro SD card).

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