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Subject: Re: Archos Jukebox Recorder V2 - Help
From: Scott B McDowall (
Date: 2004-08-04

[IDC]Dragon wrote:

>>If it's anything like the V1 you can hold down the F1 button with the unit
>>switched off, and then insert the mains charger jack, the unit will then
>>turn itself on and will boot straight into archos original firmware (due
>>the F1 key being held down). This will charge the battery without trying
>>spin up the drive, which obviously the battery cannot do when it's totally
>Is the box flashed with Rockbox? Only then the above applies. If it's like
>fresh from the shop, this "feature" always exists.
Thanks Jorg

I tried that and after a few seconds the screen read "Battery charged"
and it stopped doing what it had been doing. I am lost.

Scott B

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