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Subject: Re: Iriver wont boot

Re: Iriver wont boot

From: Jon Drews <>
Date: 2005-07-09

you were completely right. i was freaking out about something trivial.
sorry for the cry wolf and thanks for your guidance.

nobby wrote:

> Rockbox allows the battery to drain further than iriver will. Try
> charging the jukebox for several hours and trying again.
> On Thu, 07 Jul 2005 22:14:52 -0400, Jon Drews <> wrote:
>> I think i've destroyed my ihp-120. I was having issues with
>> directory browsing in rockbox, so I attempted to boot into the
>> original firmware by holding record and then pressing play. This did
>> not work. I read under the FAQ that if it does not boot into the
>> original firmware you should do a chkdsk or format with swissknife.
>> chkdsk crashed so i formatted with swissknife and threw the .rockbox
>> folder, ihp_120.hex file and rockbox.iriver (the modded ones) back
>> on there. it restarted once. but now it will not turn on. when i
>> press and hold the on button nothing happens. i tried hitting the
>> reset button, but still no go. any other ideas? im open to any
>> suggestion, even if it entails removal or replacement of parts of my
>> iriver. im going to start scouring ebay for some broken irivers.
>> it should also be noted that during the chkdsk crash-- the harddrive
>> was emmitting the click of death sound. i wonder if this is the
>> problem.... i have dropped it multiple times...

Jon Drews
Received on Sat Jul 9 00:15:02 2005

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