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Subject: RE: A Dead h140

RE: A Dead h140

From: <jimfidler_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-12-14

Hey Jonathan,
if all else fails, try resetting the machine.
This is done with a small pin. There's a small, and when I say small, I
mean small, hole in the bottom of the unit.

Good luck with it.

Cheers from Newfoundland,
Jim Fidler

www.republicofavalonradio.com
www.jimfidler.com

At 11:39 AM 14/12/2005 -0600, you wrote:

>Thanks tom, I have tried both of those things but sadly that hasn't helped.
>
>Jonathan Mosen
>Blog, podcast and radio show: http://www.MosenExplosion.com
>Ph: +1-925-566-9265.
>Mobile/SMS +1-806-252-6671
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Thom Johansen [mailto:thomj@pvv.ntnu.no]
>Sent: Wednesday, 14 December 2005 11:24 a.m.
>To: Rockbox
>Subject: Re: A Dead h140
>
>
>Jonathan Mosen wrote:
>
> > My dilemma is that I would like to do a clean Rockbox installation,
> > but
> > now can't because the machine appears to be locking up immediately at
> > power on. I thought I remember reading somewhere that you could hold
> > the record button down to get back to the original Iriver firmware but
> > this doesn't seem to be working for me. Is there any magic key sequence
> > that will get me into some position where I can fix this, as right now
> > I'm scared I've destroyed the machine.
>You can boot to the original iRiver firmware by ensuring that the unit is
>turned off, then keeping the record (lower left one) pressed while you
>switch the unit on. Another thing worth trying is inserting the USB cable,
>then switching the unit on. The Rockbox bootloader should then enter USB
>mode and let you access it via your computer. If this does not work,
>something is seriously wrong. Hope you get it going again!
>
>Thom

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Received on Wed Dec 14 19:50:31 2005


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