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Subject: Re: Rockbox question
From: Brian Wolven (
Date: 2003-05-27

Adam Koczarski wrote:
> I have a slight problem with my Jukebox FM recorder and am wondering if
> it's a Rockbox issue. I use the Jukebox on my motorcycle and have it
> connected to a 12 volt to 6 volt converter. I can't seem to power the
> unit on without 1st disconnecting it from the power source?! If it's
> plugged in and the 'charging' text is scrolling it won't power up. If I
> disconnect it from power it starts up fine. Kind of a pain to have to
> unplug, and plug back in every time I get back on the bike.

I think you just need to hold the "On" button down longer (~4 seconds or
so) until it boots when the external power is connected.

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