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Subject: Re: FMR problem and solution
From: David McIntyre (
Date: 2003-09-26

This ain't so easy with FMRs. The batteries are more or less permanently
installed, and to get them out you need a soldering iron.

On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 11:57:10AM +0200, Andreas Stemmer wrote:
> Mike Holden wrote:
> > This is correct. On the FM Recorder, Rockbox has nothing to do with
> > the charging whatsoever. I was a very early adopter of flashing on my
> > FM unit, and have had no problems with charging whatsoever. If it
> > doesn't charge under the Archos firmware either, then your unit is
> > faulty.
> One more thing came to my mind: I remember some posts reporting that
> removing the batteries for a few minutes solved startup problems with archos
> firmware. Perhaps that helps, it's worth a try.
> Andreas Stemmer

David McIntyre
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