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Subject: Re: Problem with my unit (broken ?)
From: Neon John (
Date: 2003-05-23

Do a hard reset (hold the STOP key for > 5 seconds)

Hook the unit to your computer and scan it for errors.

If that doesn't recover it, it's probably broken.


On Fri, 23 May 2003 17:47:34 +0200, "SeeSchloss" <>

>Hi all,
>I got a problem with my FM Recorder (since last week) :
>It began when I unplugged the charger, and the USB screen came. When I
>plugged it again, the unit behaved correctly, but I couldn't turn it off
>since when it was either plugged, or displaying the USB screen.
>I had to unplug it during ~20H, so when I came back, the battery was
>empty (as it had been in the USB screen during this time).
>I then plugged the charger, but instead of booting the charging rom, it
>now displays nothing but the green light (solid) and the red light,
>sometimes blinking (between 1Hz and 10Hz) and sometimes solid ??
>The screen is always off, and when the red light is blinking, the HD
>makes a little noise each time it lights up...
>Does anyone know anything about this problem ?
>[Sorry for my english]

John De Armond
Cleveland, Occupied TN

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