Rockbox mail archive
Subject: Re: HD problem
From: George Styles (george_at_ripnet.co.uk)
Actually, I find that the Archos seems to draw some power from the USB
alone, and even tries to startup with no battaries, so if im not mistaken,
it could be topped up by the USB power?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stuart Tedford" <stuart.tedford_at_piresearch.co.uk>
Sent: Tuesday, October 15, 2002 2:43 PM
Subject: RE: HD problem
> But if it was the batteries then it wouldn't work in USB mode would it?
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Nielsen Linus (ext) [mailto:Linus.Nielsen_at_elema.siemens.se]
> > Sent: 15 October 2002 14:31
> > To: 'rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se'
> > Subject: RE: HD problem
> > > The old hard drive you put back into it could have just
> > > needed less juice to
> > > boot up fully, and that's why it worked?
> > > I would try new fully charged batteries.
> > Broken battery cells may very well look fully charged, but
> > still may not
> > provide enough juice for the hard drive to operate correctly.
> > Try to replace
> > the cells.
> > /Linus
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