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Subject: Re: Dropped AJR v1 20gb

Re: Dropped AJR v1 20gb

From: John Bauman <>
Date: 2005-04-14

----- Original Message -----
From: "Sorin Srbu" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 4:55 AM
Subject: RE: Dropped AJR v1 20gb

> wrote:
>> I just dropped my AJR on the ground yesterday. There isn't any
>> visible damage, but it won't boot. The power comes on and the
>> (unflashed) loading screen comes up, but it only progresses to three
>> bars loaded - there's no actual error message. I've tried plugging
>> it into USB, too, and the computer says that the "device won't start
>> up." I'm guessing that this is a hard drive problem, but does anyone
>> have other suggestions? If this is a hard drive problem, does anyone
>> have suggestions for places in the US to buy a new hard drive?
> Was it on when you dropped it?
No. I only dropped around 1 foot, from my bag to the ground. It didn't seem too
bad at the time, but it didn't work when I tried it later.
> Best Wishes
> Sorin
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Received on Thu Apr 14 12:59:27 2005

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