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Subject: RE: FMR/V2 battery faq draft
From: Aman Singer (
Date: 2004-04-30

Hi, Scott.
        I can't see a Q5 in the FAQ. It goes 4, 6, 7...

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On
Behalf Of scott
Sent: Thursday, April 29, 2004 10:43 PM
To: Rockbox development
Subject: RE: FMR/V2 battery faq draft

--- Aman Singer <> wrote:
> *AS, question, can putting the batteries in the wrong way destroy the

probably, but i'm not about to test it out :-).
> several more questions. First, will Archos replace the battery?

no (wasn't that in A2?), unless you're under warranty and want to ship them
the whole unit back.

> Secondly, since the 8 MB mod will extend life, is there anyone who will do
the mod for people?

i believe i read that was doing it for someone.

> Thirdly, what happens if the battery dies and the unit is playing?
> Does it have an orderly shut down mechanism or something?

it just shuts down the same way it would if you held off, AFAIK

updated faq attached.


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