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Hi Michael


Many thanks for your quick response.

The time interval is probably in the order of 5 to 15 minutes.

The high bit rate file is 320kbs, when it does play this file it plays it fine, but often has trouble starting it.  The rest are 192kbs


When I start playing the file I have now added a pause before getting the file name to display.


MP3player.playMP3(filename, 0);




This does seem to help but I am not sure it solves it.

As a sticky plaster I detect when 3 consecutive track times are the same  (with a gap between each track time query) and then advance to the next track.  It works apart from the lockup case but it’s not really a good thing to do.

Any ideas?