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Subject: Re: FMR usb cable
From: TP Diffenbach (
Date: 2003-07-15

You can get a cable identical (well, longer) to the one supplied by Archos for the FM Recorder at any radio shack.


> I've been poking around looking for a replacement cable with a reasonable price
> and have yet to find it. The unusual side is a mini-a connector from what I
> can tell. I found what turned out to be a mini-b connector that looks very
> similar, but doesn't work. If anyone knows of a source for and A,mini-a I'd
> love to know. I'd also love to know if that is, in fact, the type of cable it
> is if you have better info than I do. Thanks.
> Sean
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bradley M Alexander []
> Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2003 11:41 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: Flashing for FM released
> On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 12:33:40AM -0700, Nathan Gray wrote:
> > California, USA here again.
> >
> > I was going to try the fm flash tonight but alas I realized I lost my usb
> > cable. So I have to wait until I can get a new one from archos. I'll let
> > you know whether I'm successful or not then.
> Why wait for Archos? Unless its a proprietary cable (mine is an A-A cable),
> or its free from Archos, I got one at Office Depot for a reasonable cost.
> And it was almost right down the street. :)
> --Brad

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