Then I checked out the forums and it seems everyone with a 30GB HDD model has had this happen to them.” Just a couple of months ago I wrote that the Zune was something of an anti-i Pod, attractive to people who think Apple fandom has gone a little overboard.But a massive, synchronized operating system failure on a Microsoft product is a fact-is-stranger-than-fiction story that’s too good to pass up on a slow news day.To-date, I was using WP7 Marketplace Enabler to download/buy apps and games from there, but now I find that I am even able to access the Market Place from my Windows Phone and download apps and games directly! Anand Khanse is the Admin of The Windows Club.com, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP.Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.It locked up in a less dramatic fashion with a frozen status bar).When Apple products fail, as they often do, they tend to be less dramatic affairs that don’t affect all users at once.We are aware that customers with the Zune 30GB are experiencing issues with their Zune device.
We expect the internal clock on the Zune 30GB devices will automatically reset tomorrow (noon, GMT).This probably won’t hurt the Zune over the long run unless bricking becomes a habit.But some owners are saying they’re now done with the device: “Listening to music is about the last thing I do with my Zune.You can do so by, yanking the Ethernet/Internet connection cable, disabling Wi Fi, or by disabling the network device via Control Panel. Wait for half a minute or so and you will now see an update being offered.
This could be 7392, a pre-update for your particular phone. After this, my phone rebooted, the process continued, I was offered the final Mango update 7720, and my update process went on smoothly to its conclusion.
We will keep customers informed on next steps via the support page on (zune.net/support).” – Zune spokesperson“Apparently, around AM today, the Zune models either reset, or were already off. freezes with a full loading bar (as pictured above).