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Subject: Re: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself

Re: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself

From: Manuel Dejonghe <>
Date: Mon, 16 May 2005 23:06:56 +0200

sounds like a feature to me ...

On 5/16/05, Chris Skarstad <> wrote:
> hey. Turns out it was the battery. I plugged it in, left for about 20
> minutes and tried it again. It all works fine now. I have since plugged it
> back in and all is working fine now!! yay!
> I'll leave it to charge over night and start using it a little more
> tomorrow. There's still so much I don't know yet. For example, I did a
> test recording, nothing special but it turns out it works. After I saved
> the file and rockbox started talking again, it brought me directly to the
> folder with the file i had recorded in it.
> Is this supposed to happen? I'm sort of used to landing on the usual
> settings like bookmarks, general settings and all that. so if there's a way
> i can get to those other settings instead of first landing on the files I
> recorded that'd be great.
> At 03:03 PM 5/16/2005, you wrote:
> >Sounds like a battery issue to me dude.
> >
> >Did you fully charge the unit before using it? Remember that the unit
> >will use more power then it receives if you are just charging with
> >USB. Always best to fully charge the unit and keep it plugged in while
> >connected to the PC.
> >
> >
> >
> >hth...rocker
> >
> >----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris Skarstad" <>
> >To: <>
> >Sent: Monday, May 16, 2005 1:40 PM
> >Subject: Archos jukebox recorder shuts off all by itself
> >
> >
> >>Hi folks. Well, I finally received my Archos jukebox recorder today, yes
> >>this is the right one! I got rockbox installed on it, it was working fine
> >>and everything. However, all of a sudden, after shutting the machine off
> >>for a few minutes to go take care of something else and coming back to
> >>it, I found that the archos will turn on, the drive will spin up, and
> >>then all of a sudden, it just shuts off. I turned it on again thinking
> >>this was just a fluke, same thing. Obviously there's a problem, I just
> >>don't know how to fix it. I also atempted to check to see if it would
> >>happen if I hooked it up to the computer with the USB cable, same deal.
> >>It turns on, the hard drive spins up and then it shuts off. I've plugged
> >>it in for a while and let it recharge because I thought maybe the
> >>batteries might be low. If you folks have any ideas, please let me know
> >>how I can solve this issue. Whiile it was working, Rockbox works great,
> >>just as advertised! it's really great!
> >>
> >>_______________________________________________
> >>
> >
> >
> >_______________________________________________
> >
> _______________________________________________

Received on 2005-05-16

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