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Subject: BIG Problems with JBR 20GB
From: John covici (
Date: 2004-10-20

I have had an apparent no display on one unit and when I increased
the contrast to 49 it came back. Use the voice ui to save the config
file and then adjust your settings and reload the config file -- this
is your best bet.

on Wednesday 10/20/2004 Planet77( wrote
> Hi!
> I have the Archos JBR 20GB for about 1 1/2 to 2 years, can't remember
> exactly.
> I had problems with it, it fell a few times to the ground, and I thought it
> was dead, I had no display. I tried it a week ago with usual batteries and
> it worked although I had no display, the batteries were good for about 20
> minutes then it was dead or the batteries were dead.
> Now I have 1900 NiMh batteries and it seem to work again, but I have no
> display.
> I have two questions, perhaps you can help me...
> I have no display. It lights up, but there are no fonts or text. I have 1900
> NiMh batteries, is it dangerous to load them for twelve hours or so?? I
> can't change the menu with the battery power entry because I cannot see
> anything... Arrrggghhh!
> It would be 2000% cool if someone could tell me how I could do a file with
> settings for the 1900er batteries and some 'fat' bass/loudness and treble
> and shuffle play.
> Do you think it it is worth going to a electrician to ask if he could fix my
> display? (it lights up, but no text) or is it safe to keep the money for my
> own f_x... ha ha ha
> Hoping and waiting and listening to my old sister archos
> Fred
> _______________________________________________

         John Covici

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