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Subject: Re: USB + Charging
From: SteamShip (steamship_at_sbcglobal.net)
I noticed a similar issue, which completely resolved when I bought new
batteries. I'm guessing they have a batch of defective default batteries
that shipped with new units.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, January 02, 2004 2:51 PM
Subject: USB + Charging
> Hi all,
> As my 20gig harddrive crashed, i bought myself a new 40gig harddrive, a
> momentus. I am now into the process of refilling it with my mp3s. Here
> I start with a full battery, charger is plugged in and detected by
> rockbox does not charge the battery, the battery goes empty has the drive
> the juice from the battery(till here everything is normal ), but it will
> start charging (when i checked voltage was around 4.60volts). The
> process keeps going, draining the battery a bit more... And then windows
> me nice CRC failed errors...
> I even saw on my archos displaying a flashing fullbattery icon (that's
> checked and got a 4.6v in the debug menu). In general a reboot on the
> help, as charging starts then.
> All this seems really wierd to me. Any ideas ?
> Archos recorder 20, version1, flashed, Rockbox version 30-12-2003.
> are brand new.
> Thanks for your help
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