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Subject: Re: ack! Computer no longer assigns my jukebox player a drive letter!
From: Brian Wolven (brian.wolven_at_verizon.net)
> When I plug my usb archos jukebox 6000 player into either my laptop or
> my desktop - both running xp - the usual system tray icons appear, and
> all seems fine. The problem is that nothing ever appears in my computer
> about a new drive, and when i hover the mouse over the system tray icon,
> where usually it will say something of the form "Drive (E:)", instead it
> says "Drive ()".
> Everything looks fine/normal in device manager, and i haven't received
> any errors anywhere else. I've used the unit with both of my computers
> for a very long time now, and have never seen this problem.
> Anyone got any ideas what's wrong?
> (I wouldn't be surprised in the least if it were something absurdly
Is it possible that all the available drive letters are hidden with a
utility like TweakUI? Maybe windows just doesn't have anything else it
thinks it can use for the jukebox? Did this just start happening, and if
so, did you recently install any other new hardware or software?
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