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Subject: Re: More IRiver Problems

Re: More IRiver Problems

From: Glenn Ervin <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2007 20:19:38 -0600

Hi Kerri,
You need to plug the unit into your computer, and open
"my computer"
and arrow to the drive, and press
alt + enter
then tab to "format"
Or while on the drive name in "my computer", you can tap the applications key, and arrow to "format".
HTH.
Glenn
----- Original Message -----
From: Kerri Regan
To: Rockbox
Sent: Friday, January 05, 2007 4:17 PM
Subject: Re: More IRiver Problems

No, I know how to do that, how do you re-format the thing? Kerri
  ----- Original Message -----
  From: Sarah
  To: Rockbox
  Sent: Friday, January 05, 2007 4:34 AM
  Subject: Re: More IRiver Problems

  ask a neighbor very kindly to come over and give ou a hand. I have to do that once and a while with my sis.

> Hmm, now how would I do that?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Sarah
> To: Rockbox
> Sent: Friday, January 05, 2007 3:36 AM
> Subject: Re: More IRiver Problems
>
>
> Can you have sighted help reformating the thing?
>> Hi there, I think I completely screwed up my IRiver h10. I was
>> attempting to install rockbox on it. I got the boot loader copied on
>> and then attempted to unzip the firmware files into the main
>> directory, but when I got to the list of drives to unzip to, the
>> IRiver wasn't on there, even though I'd done the Ums trick and it'd
>> shown up previously. I thought it might've been a connection problem
>> so I disconnected and re-connected the device from my computer.
>> That's where I made my mistake. After that I got an error message,
>> apparently the boot loader was running but couldn't do anything since
>> the firmware wasn't installed. Now, even after resetting and doing
>> the Ums thing all over again, the IRiver's Usb screen won't even show
>> up, thus keeping me from doing anything about this problem. I'm
>> afraid I may have to return the player (I have a warranty) but I know
>> IRiver isn't particularly kind to people who install rockbox on their
>> players. Since I'm blind, I'm hoping that bringing up the fact that I
>> had to install the firmware to increase accessibility will help, but
>> I'm not sure. Has anyone had any similar experiences? Is there
>> anything I can do to save my IRiver or should I just bring it back to
>> the store and get another one? Hope someone can help. Thanks in
>> advance, Kerri
Received on 2007-01-06


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