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Subject: Re: HELP! Recorder V2 seems to be dead!
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (
Date: 2004-08-22

Carsten Tschach wrote:
> Now it seems to be totally dead - if I connect it to USB nothing
> happens...if I connect it to the Archos Power Supply it will heat up the
> Recorder, but still no reaction. I also tried to remove the battery and
> inserted it again, so that the Recorder get's a full reset...well,
> nothing helps.

Seems like the battery is bad, or the battery connectors.

> I still have waranty on, but I don't want to sent it away if this is a
> solvable problem...

I think you should return it.

> Any way to use the Recorder without Battries as a "only work with
> attached power supply device"?!

Not without a hardware modification, AFAIK.


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