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Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

From: brian hartgen <>
Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2006 10:38:12 -0000

Now that I have Rockbox on my iRiver H340 working nicely, I am creating
Playlists on my computer using winamp. This is obviously as accessible as
could be. I then transfer the .m3u file to the iRiver. Using Rockbox, I
can then activate shuffle play if I want to and have the playlist play songs
at random.

This may help you.

Brian Hartgen
SKYPE: brianhartgen
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Pedersen" <>
To: "RB Maling List" <>
Sent: Tuesday, January 03, 2006 11:02 AM
Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!

> Well, good to know, that this function is not working for blind
> people.
> Since we have to hear what we are doing, and neither when playing, nor in
> the wps that can be done on the Archos.
> THanks, for your help, anyway!
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Will Robertson" <>
> To: "Rockbox" <>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 03, 2006 12:00 AM
> Subject: Re: Playlist - blind user needs help!
> When you press stop, it clears the playlist.
> To solve this, you have two options:
> a) Leave the music playing while selecting more files.
> b) Return to the WPS and pause the playback, and then continue selecting
> songs.
> I hope this is the solution you were looking for.
> Will.
> On 1/3/06, David Pedersen <> wrote:
>> Hi list!
>> Could anyone please tell me what I am doing wrong.
>> I want to make up a playlist on my Archos. Here is what I have done:
>> I go to folder1, scroll down to file3, press and hold PLAY til I get the
>> menu. Then selecting playlist, and insert. The melody starts to play. I
>> press stop, and scroll down to file17, and repeat the playlist steps.
>> Then
>> to Folder3/file12, and so forth. When I have picked the songs I want, I
>> go
>> to the main menu, F1, and to playlist options, and then choose save
>> playlist.
>> The thing is, that it saves an M3U file, but when I click on that one, it
>> only plays the last file I put into my playlist. What is wrong? I am
>> blind,
>> so I have to stop the playback of the songs, so as to listen to the
>> folder/filenames when scrolling around, and searching for the songs I
>> want
>> inserted in my playlist.
Received on 2006-01-04

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