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Subject: Re: success with Rockbox, sort of!

Re: success with Rockbox, sort of!

From: Chris Skarstad <>
Date: 2005-05-10

Hi Marcus
It's ok. Actually, I've got a bid going on another recorder that I think
will be for a reasonable price. Might not even have to sell my other player

At 05:23 AM 5/10/2005, you wrote:
>Hi Cris,
>I'm very sorry to ignore that! I just didn't know. I think you'll be able
>to sell the player for reasonable price in Ebay and exchange it by a
>player. Good luck!
>Cheers Markus
>Am Tue, 10 May 2005 05:13:05 -0500 schrieb Chris Skarstad
>>Hi Marcus
>>That'd be easy if I could see. Being blind sort of makes things a little
>>more difficult you know.
>>It's ok though. I've determined that I do have a player rather than the
>>At 03:29 AM 5/10/2005, you wrote:
>>>I think you should AT FIRST find out if you have the right hardware!
>>>So why don't you just have a look on the rockbox side? If the buttons
>>>like the ones of the player it's a player and can't record. If the
>>>look like the recorder it is a recorder. I think it's that easy...
>>> (Mouse click
>>>you larger images...)
>>>Cheers Markus
>>>Am Tue, 10 May 2005 00:40:28 -0500 schrieb Chris Skarstad
>>>>hi. Well, the buttons are all separate of course, but if you hold the
>>>>unitin front of you, the USB connection is on the bottom, and on the
>>>>lefthand side, you have the on/off button up top, and the menu key
>>>>that. and then, just to the right of that, you have the play button and
>>>>the plus and minus keys and the stop button i believe is on the right
>>>>well. now I could be wrong about this since I'm just getting used to
>>>>this thing, but as I say, there doesn't appear to be any recording
>>>>settings in the menus at all, not under general settings or anywhere
>>>>else I can find.
>>>> At 12:21 AM 5/10/2005, you wrote:
>>>>>Do you have a "play" button in the middle of four up/down/left/right
>>>>>buttons (plural)?
>>>>>or do you have a big four-way up/down/left/right button (singular)?
>>>>>Unless there is something I don't know ...The former can record, the
>>>>>latter cannot.
>>>>>>Hi Sarai
>>>>>>Well, i just looked at the general settings and there was nothing
>>>>>>about recording in there. Now I could be totally missing something.
>>>>>>Here's what I have under general settings...
>>>>>>playback, file view, display, system, bookmarking, language, voice,
>>>>>>now of course all those have sub menus underneath them, but maybe
>>>>>>recording is there and I'm just not navigating it right?
>>>>>>Maybe it's there and I'm just not seing it.
>>>>>>Any thoughts?
>>>>>>At 11:46 PM 5/9/2005, you wrote:
>>>>>>>No I don't think you do. Look under the general settings. I'm 99
>>>>>>>sure you have the recorder. Let me look when I have mine uphere. Its
>>>>>>>in my
>>>>>>>purse right now.
>>>>>>>----- Original Message -----
>>>>>>>From: "Chris Skarstad" <>
>>>>>>>To: "Rockbox development" <>
>>>>>>>Sent: Monday, May 09, 2005 11:38 PM
>>>>>>>Subject: Re: success with Rockbox, sort of!
>>>>>>>Hi. Actually, on mine, the last 2 things are info, and shutdown.
>>>>>>>like I've got the recorder, rather than the player. I am so bummed.
>>>>>>>So it looks like it's an Ondio 128 for me.
>>>>>>>At least, that's what looks the most likely.
>>>>>>>At 11:12 PM 5/9/2005, you wrote:
>>>>>>> >Look under the menus, record is down towards the bottom.
>>>>>>> >----- Original Message -----
>>>>>>> >From: "Chris Skarstad" <>
>>>>>>> >To: <>
>>>>>>> >Sent: Monday, May 09, 2005 7:01 PM
>>>>>>> >Subject: success with Rockbox, sort of!
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >Hi everyone
>>>>>>> >Well, I successfully got Rockbox working on my Archos. Ok, now one
>>>>>>> >question, hope someone can help here? I bought the Archos Jukebox
>>>>>>> >20, but going through the menus, I don't see any recording options
>>>>>>> >anywhere. That is unless I bought the wrong model? I hope not
>>>>>>>because I
>>>>>>> >spent a bunch of money on this and I really don't want to have to
>>>>>>>look all
>>>>>>> >over for another version that hopefully does the job. I am 99%
>>>>>>>there, I
>>>>>>> >just need to see if I didn't make a huge mistake buying this. From
>>>>>>>all the
>>>>>>> >descriptions on the rockbox website, it looks as if it's a recorder
>>>>>>> >1, but again, I don't see any recording options. I know you can use
>>>>>>> >to record, by the way I downloaded the rockbox-2.4-install.exe
>>>>>>> > file from the website and all works ok accept for this. I hope
>>>>>>> >can help here.
>>>>>>> >Thanks.
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >_______________________________________________
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>> >_______________________________________________
>>>>>>> >
>>>Markus Grebenstein
>>>Adalbertstrasse 88
>>>80799 München
>Markus Grebenstein
>Adalbertstrasse 88
>80799 München

Received on Tue May 10 14:51:12 2005

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