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Subject: RE: PCMCIA USB 2.0 ARJB6000
From: Chris Holt (
Date: 2003-06-02

 No, you would only need that for devices that draw power from the USB
bus. The Archos does not. Both of your problems likely lie elsewhere.


On Mon, 2 Jun 2003 12:11:24 +0300, Melih ÖZBEK wrote:
>I had a similar problem, then someone said it needs an external power
>adapter... On the card, there were really a slot which could fit an
>adapter plug.. I've never find the power source.. So I couldn't use it.
>-----Original Message----- From: Dirk []
>Sent: Sunday, June 01, 2003 2:08 PM To: Subject:
>Hi All,
>This is my first time on the newsgroup, hi everyone ! :)
>I have a question;
>First some general info: * Laptop IBM Thinkpad 760XL (Pentium 166, 106MB
>internal memory) * ALI PCI to USB 2.0 Cardbus Host Adapter (PCMCIA) * OS
>= Windows 98SE * ARCHOS Jukebox 6000 with Rockbox 2.0 for player
>* latest USB driver installed of Archos on the laptop
>I'm trying to get the Jukebox connected, the PCMCIA USB controller
>itself is working, but when I connect my Jukebox to it, it won't see it,
>it doesn't come up with the message new hardware found in order to
>install the drivers.
>I did try it the other way around, by installing the driver first and
>then connect the Jukebox, but unfortunately no luck.
>Does anyone know what I'm doing wrong ? USB 2.0 does support USB 1.0 and
>I hope it's possible...
>Thanks for your reply in advance ;)
>Keep up the good work on the ROCKBOX, IT REALLY RULES !!
>Regs, Dirk

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