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Subject: Re: assistance with a few things

Re: assistance with a few things

From: Irene Sumbera <>
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2008 16:16:53 +1100

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Holden" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Monday, December 29, 2008 2:00 PM
Subject: Re: assistance with a few things

> Irene Sumbera wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> In recent months, I purchased a second hand iriver, working like a dream
>> I
>> might add, with rockbox installed. For me this was absolutely
>> advantageous,
>> since while I'm not by any means a computer expert, I would be a little
>> uncertain as to how to install it effectively.
>> I was so impressed with the product, I bought one for a friend, we got
>> rockbox installed by a friend of ours, but I noticed the menu structure
>> was
>> different to mine, while mine had a more structured menu, with general
>> settings in the main settings menu etc, and the voices menu separate from
>> where her's is, over in the playback settings. I have also discovered, in
>> the quick screen on her unit we're not given the shuffle choice as in
>> mine.
>> this is confusing to us, since I'm not really able to assist her with
>> setting it up etc. Another difficulty we have discovered, is that the
>> feature for random play doesn't work. We go to her shuffle menu, and
>> select
>> random, ensuring its set to yes, back out, then go to play music and
>> random
>> doesn't work. Any idea why the changes if these are in deed changes are
>> so
>> radicle. I had rockbox 3.0 on my unit.. Is the bootloader different in
>> version 3.1?
>> Could rockbox be installed incorrectly? Can I roll her version back to
>> an
>> earlier one? Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.
>> thanks
> You don't say which iRiver units you have, but I'm assuming they are both
> the same model?
> Sounds as simple as just having a different version of Rockbox installed
> on the 2 different units.
> Since 3.1 has just been released, why not get that installed on both
> units, together with a new voice file on both of them as well, to make
> sure they are in step with the software.
> --
> Mike Holden

Hi Mike,

I'm sorry, I should have said, we use an iriver h340, I'm using version 3.0
and she's using 3.1, I prefer the menu structure on mine>
Can we roll her back to 3.0?


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