Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Question re Archos Jukebox 6000
Re: Question re Archos Jukebox 6000
From: Sharon <sharon25_at_cox.net>
Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2006 10:59:48 -0700
Oh, good grief....how many "duh" moments can one person have? I
reinstalled the Jukebox 6000's driver from the CD and voila! there
the Jukebox was as drive E on my list of devices! Although in this
case I think maybe my duhness is at least a little justified: my
understanding was that XP Home did not require installation of ANY
drivers, that only Windows 98 did. Being a Mac person primarily,
Windows isn't my "first language", so I assumed no driver was needed.
I must have had it installed at one time, but when Service Pack 2
ended up wiping out my PC and everything had to be reinstalled, the
Archos driver didn't get put back on.
So thanks for all the feedback on this issue....MUCH appreciate your help!
And for all the choices of alternative devices. I think now that the
Jukebox is back in operation, I'll stick with it and the Rio Karma I
have for now. One backup is all I need, and I do actually have a CD
player that plays MP3's also, although its manual is deplorable and
its buttons are defininitely not intuitive.
A great big thank you to everyone who helped!
>You should be able to get the necessary driver from the installation CD.
>----- Original Message ----- From: "[IDC]Dragon" <idc-dragon_at_gmx.de>
>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>Sent: Wednesday, January 25, 2006 3:39 PM
>Subject: Re: Question re Archos Jukebox 6000
>>>However, it won't connect to either PC. Both run XP Home. The
>>>computer makes that clicking noise when you attach a device, but it
>>>doesn't show up as a device in the "My Computer" list. XP doesn't
>>>require drivers, so I don't know what the problem is.
>>XP _does_ require a driver. The Studio model is not a full grown mass
>>storage device like the later boxes, it's something earlier/proprietary,
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Received on 2006-01-26