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Subject: Re: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself

Re: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself

From: Rocker <>
Date: 2005-05-16

Sounds like a battery issue to me dude.

Did you fully charge the unit before using it? Remember that the unit will
use more power then it receives if you are just charging with USB. Always
best to fully charge the unit and keep it plugged in while connected to the


----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Skarstad" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, May 16, 2005 1:40 PM
Subject: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself

> Hi folks. Well, I finally received my Archos jukebox recorder today, yes
> this is the right one! I got rockbox installed on it, it was working fine
> and everything. However, all of a sudden, after shutting the machine off
> for a few minutes to go take care of something else and coming back to it,
> I found that the archos will turn on, the drive will spin up, and then all
> of a sudden, it just shuts off. I turned it on again thinking this was
> just a fluke, same thing. Obviously there's a problem, I just don't know
> how to fix it. I also atempted to check to see if it would happen if I
> hooked it up to the computer with the USB cable, same deal. It turns on,
> the hard drive spins up and then it shuts off. I've plugged it in for a
> while and let it recharge because I thought maybe the batteries might be
> low. If you folks have any ideas, please let me know how I can solve this
> issue. Whiile it was working, Rockbox works great, just as advertised!
> it's really great!
> _______________________________________________

Received on Mon May 16 22:03:51 2005

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