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Subject: Re: Iriver wont boot

Re: Iriver wont boot

From: nobby <>
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2005 22:47:50 +0100

Rockbox allows the battery to drain further than iriver will. Try charging
the jukebox for several hours and trying again.

On Thu, 07 Jul 2005 22:14:52 -0400, Jon Drews <> wrote:

> I think i've destroyed my ihp-120. I was having issues with directory
> browsing in rockbox, so I attempted to boot into the original firmware
> by holding record and then pressing play. This did not work. I read
> under the FAQ that if it does not boot into the original firmware you
> should do a chkdsk or format with swissknife. chkdsk crashed so i
> formatted with swissknife and threw the .rockbox folder, ihp_120.hex
> file and rockbox.iriver (the modded ones) back on there. it restarted
> once. but now it will not turn on. when i press and hold the on button
> nothing happens. i tried hitting the reset button, but still no go. any
> other ideas? im open to any suggestion, even if it entails removal or
> replacement of parts of my iriver. im going to start scouring ebay for
> some broken irivers.
> it should also be noted that during the chkdsk crash-- the harddrive was
> emmitting the click of death sound. i wonder if this is the problem....
> i have dropped it multiple times...

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