Rockbox mail archive
Subject: RE: Driver in XP, no long file names
From: Mayur M. Patel (mayurpatel_at_houston.rr.com)
A friend of mine had the same problem with a USB hard drive he had. I
decided to update the USB drivers. Or you might try reinstalling them. It
worked for him.
.> -----Original Message-----
.> From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se
.> [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se] On Behalf Of roland
.> Sent: Thursday, June 24, 2004 6:41 PM
.> To: Rockbox development; Cenedese_at_indel.ch
.> Subject: Re: Driver in XP, no long file names
.> hi !
.> that`s a weirdness (bug?) i experience from time to time,
.> too. (after plugging/unplugging several times, or after
.> suspend/resume of my notebook)
.> maybe this is a explorer-bug - but it`s not related to
.> archos/rockbox, because i saw it on my other portable hdd, too.
.> open taskmanager, kill all explorer.exe and start
.> explorer.exe again. works for me.
.> ----- Original Message -----
.> From: "Fabian Cenedese" <
.> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
.> Sent: Thursday, June 24, 2004 11:44 AM
.> Subject: Driver in XP, no long file names
.> > Hi
.> > I have a newly installed WinXP with SP1a. I plugged in my
.> JPR20 and
.> > could instantly see it. So I didn't need to install
.> anything from the
.> > Archos CD.
.> > But when I try to copy something onto the JBR or even move
.> > that's already on it, and it has a long file name, WinXP says that
.> > this device (or file system? don't remember) doesn't
.> support long file
.> > names and asks for a short file name. But that is only inside
.> > Explorer. When I open a command line I can copy and move
.> at will, also
.> > if files/dirs have long file names, even spaces.
.> > Do I need to install the driver from Archos? Or is there a
.> > property/setting in WinXP? It worked fine with the Archos
.> driver on
.> > Win98 and without any additional driver on Win2000, only
.> XP is giving
.> > me problems.
.> > Thanks
.> > bye Fabi
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