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Subject: Re: frozen V2
From: Mike Holden (
Date: 2004-05-05

Pascal Ruck said:
> After flashing RockBox 2.2 all works fine.
> So I started a upload to my V2 yesterday evening and let it go.
> This morning the transfer was completed but my recorder seems to be off
> apart from a small line at the upper bound of the display.
> I attempted to shut it down by holding OFF (nearly a minute)
> reaction! Also I tried to power it up by holding ON and by holding on
> and reaction. I connected the power-cable with and without
> holding F1 and the same with the usb-cable and both
> reaction!
> No reaction means no LED lights up, disc doesn't spin, no
> background-light and nothing at the display apart from the small line.
> The tech-support of Archos told me, that my V2 is broken and I should
> send it back.
> Is that all I could do?

Leave the power cable plugged in for several hours, then try again. It is
probably just a flat battery.

Mike Holden

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