Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: FMR usb cable
RE: FMR usb cable
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2003 09:42:01 -0700
The FMR must use different cables than the rest, it's a mini-A not an A on the one side. There's an image on this page for reference (and maybe a good lead for me to follow up on):
From: Jonah, Jim [mailto:Jim.Jonah_at_compuware.com]
Sent: Wednesday, July 16, 2003 4:25 AM
Subject: RE: FMR usb cable
My local radioshack didn't carry them.
I did find it previously as low as USD $2.95 by searching google for USB
A/A. Note: many places, Radio Shack included, only sell USB A/A extension
From: TP Diffenbach [mailto:rockbox_at_diffenbach.org]
Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2003 3:25 PM
Subject: Re: FMR usb cable
You can get a cable identical (well, longer) to the one supplied by Archos
for the FM Recorder at any radio shack.
> I've been poking around looking for a replacement cable with a reasonable
> and have yet to find it. The unusual side is a mini-a connector from what
> can tell. I found what turned out to be a mini-b connector that looks
> similar, but doesn't work. If anyone knows of a source for and A,mini-a
> love to know. I'd also love to know if that is, in fact, the type of
> is if you have better info than I do. Thanks.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bradley M Alexander [mailto:storm_at_tux.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2003 11:41 AM
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: Re: Flashing for FM released
> On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 12:33:40AM -0700, Nathan Gray wrote:
> > California, USA here again.
> > I was going to try the fm flash tonight but alas I realized I lost my
> > cable. So I have to wait until I can get a new one from archos. I'll let
> > you know whether I'm successful or not then.
> Why wait for Archos? Unless its a proprietary cable (mine is an A-A
> or its free from Archos, I got one at Office Depot for a reasonable cost.
> And it was almost right down the street. :)
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