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Subject: RE: bricked an old archos jukebox studio 20

RE: bricked an old archos jukebox studio 20

From: Jammit Timmaj <jammit999_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Dec 2010 00:30:25 +0000

> Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2010 21:43:34 +0100
> From: simon.eigeldinger_at_vol.at
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: bricked an old archos jukebox studio 20
>
> Hello,
>
> I found my 6 year old studio 20 and wanted to use it as a non portable
> player.
>
> unfortunately i formated the drive and that made the player grind when
> its powered on. it can't connect to USB currently.
>
> Can i unbrick it somehow?
>
> Greetings,
> Simon

Grinding? As in sounds like sandpaper or two bricks being scraped together? If that's the case then the hard drive that's inside has gone bad. It is possible that an incorrect or bad firmware might make weird noises, like spin up and spin down when it tries to run but instead the software crashes and causes a reset, starting the whole process over again.

These websites may help you
http://www.wikihow.com/Upgrade-the-Harddrive-in-Your-Archos-Jukebox
http://www.mctubster.com/hd.html
                                               

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Received on 2010-12-01


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