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Subject: Re: Help loading Rockbox on the iaudio x5

Re: Help loading Rockbox on the iaudio x5

From: May McDonald <>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 17:28:00 -0600

What do you mean buy plugging the x5 into the AC and not the USB for

And what is the 7zip for?

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Rich Cavallaro" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2007 4:47 PM
Subject: Re: Help loading Rockbox on the iaudio x5

> Hi may:
> In once owning an x5 before moving to an iPod maybe I can help.
> First you copy the x5 boot loader in to the firmware directory on to your
> x5.
> Then plug in the x5 to the AC power.
> Let the boot loader install.
> Then, unzip a build of rockbox.
> With all the new voice issues at the moment, I would say use the august 5
> daily build of rockbox.
> Here is a direct link to the zip.
> After downloading that zip file unzip that to the route of your iaudio.
> It should show up as a drive in windows explorer.
> Andre Louis of
> has made voice files.
> Get the voices from July 29th.
> Here is a direct link.
> Now you will need a program called 7-zip from
> and get the program to unzip these files.
> I would use the eloquence reed voice file.
> You will find it in the zip archive.
> Rename it to english.voice and paste it in the .rockbox/langs folder.
> Then unplug your player from the USB and plug in to the charger to
> install.
> If you have any questions. feel free to contact me via skype
> Skype username is richcav
Received on 2007-08-15

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