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Subject: Re: Archos driver for XP

Re: Archos driver for XP

From: Manuel Dejonghe <manuel_at_dejonghe.de>
Date: 2006-01-07

uhh, yes, possibly.

Maybe not only the chip but a few sourroundings too. And maybe modify
the software (if there is a difference for those chips) to know it has
to drive the other one.

lImbus

On 1/7/06, David Pedersen <dav-ped@frisurf.no> wrote:
> Was just wondering if to change the chip (not the software) will make the
> archos an usb2.0 unit!
>
> Sorry, for asking.
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bluechip" <csbluechip@gmail.com>
> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, January 07, 2006 2:44 PM
> Subject: Re: Archos driver for XP
>
>
> > First off, you're typing in caps dude. Secondly it is "eye ess DEE"
> > (that's the FOURTH letter of the alphabet - please slap your screen reader
> > for me ;) ) and lastly, the ISD200 is a USB1 chip, the 300 is a USB2 chip
> > ...changing the software/driver you install for windows will not magically
> > replace the silicon chip hidden inside your archos.
> >
> > (does the "magically" sound patronising, or just highlight my slightly
> > warped sense of humour?)
> >
> > BC
> >
> > At 12:06 07/01/2006, you wrote:
> >>ok! jUST WONDERED, THEN: iF i CHANGED THE IS300 TO AN ISB300, WOULD MY
> >>ARCHOS RUN AS AN usb2.0 UNIT, WITH THE INCREASED SPEED OF THAT USB? oR IS
> >>THERE MORE TO THE MATTER?
> >>
> >>thANKS,
> >>dAVID
> >>
> >>----- Original Message ----- From: "Jens Arnold" <arnold-j@t-online.de>
> >>To: <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> >>Sent: Saturday, January 07, 2006 1:15 AM
> >>Subject: Re: Archos driver for XP
> >>
> >>
> >>>On 06.01.2006, Bluechip wrote:
> >>>
> >>>>The chip inside the Archos ->Recorders<- is an "isd 300" ...if
> >>>>you cannot find a certified driver for the Archos, find one
> >>>>for that chip :)
> >>>
> >>>The ISD300 is the chip in the USB2.0 versions of the recorder,
> >>>and is USB MSD compatible, that means it doesn't require special
> >>>drivers for WinXP.
> >>>
> >>>The chip in the USB1.1 versions of the recorder and in the
> >>>player models is the ISD200, which is not 100% USB MSD
> >>>compatible, and hence requires special drivers.
> >>>
> >>>>>I just tried to connect my archos jbrecorder to a computer
> >>>>>running Windows XP. XP gave me the message that the unit
> >>>>>could not be installed. That is, XP didn't recognize the unit
> >>>>>on its own. So, I inserted the driver CD that came with the
> >>>>>unit. Upon running the setup, I am told that the driver
> >>>>>hasn't passed the xp test. Not an unfamiliar scenario for
> >>>>>most xp users, I know. But does anyone out there know, if
> >>>>>there is available an xp driver for the archos? And, in case,
> >>>>>where to find it?
> >>>
> >>>Afaik, all driver versions supplied by archos aren't certified,
> >>>so you'll get that warning when installing them. They can also
> >>>be downloaded from the archos site. From experience I can say
> >>>that not all versions work equally well, some have problems.
> >>>I finally found a version that seems to work well on most XP
> >>>installations, it is the 04062004 version.
> >>>
> >>>Regards, Jens
> >>>
> >
> >
>
>
Received on Sat Jan 7 16:21:24 2006


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