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Subject: Re: feature request
From: Martin Borus (
Date: 2002-11-09

Am 8 Nov 2002 um 13:36 hat Chris Houghten geschrieben:

> Hey guys.
> Awesome work.
> I tend to use my jukebox mostly in the car, and many times it is dark
> outside. I would like to be able to press one button to activate the
> backlight without the screen or volume or music changing so I can see
> the battery level or the id3 info. I wish to do this with one button
> press as fumbling around with it while driving is kind of a pain. I
> believe with the Archos firmware, if you pressed the on button while
> it was playing this is what it did.
> Maybe I am being picky as I can just push the up button and then the
> down button, but while driving sometimes ya hit a bump or whatever and
> press the left button as the second button and it goes to the
> beginning of the song. I just think fewer button presses = less chance
> for error. Anyway, I thought I would post it here instead of fill out
> a feature request to see what everyone thought.

Hi Chris,

I have the same "problem" - I solve this by pressing the F2 key
twice. It's easy to find without looking and there's no danger of
effecting the playback if I accidentally hit the F1 or F3 button.

Hope this helps.

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