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Subject: Re: What do I do?!

Re: What do I do?!

From: Glenn at home <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
Date: Mon, 31 Jul 2006 19:33:24 -0500

Also, make sure that you do a thorough scan.
Press alt + enter on the drive as it appears in "my computer" and control +
tab once to "tools" and enter on disk repair, or whatever it is called, it
is the top option in the window.
Be sure to check both items with the space bar to ensure a thorough scan.
It is slightly different in 98.
HTH.
Glenn
----- Original Message -----
From: "Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <linus_at_haxx.se>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Monday, July 31, 2006 2:40 PM
Subject: Re: What do I do?!

Grant Hardy wrote:
> As I said last week, my MP3 player is still freezing up during long
> operations with USB. I want to just format the drive but I have to back
> up the drive first, which I can't do because the thing keeps freezing!
> It doesn't give an error, disk activity just stops and the copy window
> stays open and unchanged till I close it. What can I do?

This sounds like your hard drive has bad sectors. Try to copy the data
in small chunks, directory by directory. Then you might be able to save
as much as possible.

Then, do a scan for bad sectors on the drive.

Linus
Received on 2006-08-01


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