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Subject: RE: battery problems?
From: Dennis Lui (dennis_at_thesilvercat.com)
Speaking of battery problems, does anyone ever experience a "HD Error"
when charging a JBS10 overnight (8+ hours)???
From: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se] On
Behalf Of Jon Drukman
Sent: Saturday, November 29, 2003 9:11 AM
Subject: battery problems?
are the batteries that archos supplies with the JBR20 susceptible to the
"memory effect"? i think mine are not working properly any more. i've
rockbox CVS-031118 installed, and i left the unit plugged in all day
yesterday and overnight. this morning i checked the info screen
still attached) and it said Charging: Trickle. i then turned it off and
back on to see the new Charging Info screen which said Not Charging,
10h and some minutes. with the charger still connected, i copied a few
folders from my computer to the JBR. my batteries are now down to 87%
that was less than 3 minutes of actual disk activity! i've also noticed
that using the JBR normally to listen to mp3's drains the batteries far
faster than i would expect based on the battery life estimates shown on
unit. (ie: i can go from 100% to about 30% in just an hour or two of
playing). what's going on here?
if i want to open the JBR to replace the batteries, what size tool do i
need? it looks like maybe a torx fastener.
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