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Subject: Re: XP USB problems
From: Neon John (
Date: 2003-05-21

On Wed, 21 May 2003 14:36:14 -0400, "Brian Wolven" <>

>c s wrote:
>> With XP and Win 2K I always get the "cannot be
>> stopped" message if any explorer window is open to the
>> Archos disk or any folder on it. When I closed those
>> explorer windows before stopping the device, XP and 2K
>> always would succede in stopping the device. This is
>> different from Win 98 behavior which would let you
>> stop the device even if you had an explorer window
>> open to it.
>I've tried closing the explorer windows I used to access the device and it
>didn't seem to make any difference with 2K. Perhaps having *any* explorer
>window open is a problem. I don't remember if I've tried closing all of
>them or not.

I ALWAYS have to stop the Jukebox twice even with nothing open. The first
time it fails. The second time it succeeds.

John De Armond
Cleveland, Occupied TN

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