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Subject: Re: My IRiver will not talk

Re: My IRiver will not talk

From: Melissa Keys <>
Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 23:58:51 -0500

I do have the rockbox related folders on the Player's root directory. I've
read those directions several times, but I guess it wouldn't hurt to do it
again! we'll get this player going one way or another!

----- Original Message -----
From: "Rocker" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 11:18 PM
Subject: Re: My IRiver will not talk

> Hi Melissa you wrote:
> Thanks again. Your help is definitely appreciated.
> Your most welcome but since your player is still not rocking don't thank
> us
> yet! LOL!
> I will tell you what I
> did and you can tell me if that was really what I should have done, or if
> I
> missed a step. I did a firmware upgrade, but don't know if that is the
> same
> thing as flashing.
> Yes if you updated the firmware from the jukebox menu that is the same as
> flashing the player
> I downloaded a daily build since the manual said that there was not yet a
> stable release of Rockbox for the Iriver. the name of the file I
> downloaded
> was
> Good!
> I unzipped the contents of that folder to the root directory of my player.
> If I still need to flash it let me know. I thought that just patching the
> firmware and then upgrading it would do the trick. thanks again! Your
> suggestion was helpful.
> That sounds correct. The only thing I am now wondering is if you patched
> the correct firmware for your player. When your player is attached to the
> USB and you open up the root directory do you see rocbox related folders
> on
> it? The first one should be .rockbox
> If you don't then your player is not flashed. I suggest you start over by
> going to:
> Another link on that page that tells you how to install the rockbox boot
> loader:
> I am going to hit the sack now but I would be happy to help you tomorrow
> night if you are still havingn trouble.
> Melissa
> Keith
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rocker" <>
> To: "Rockbox" <>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 9:12 PM
> Subject: Re: My IRiver will not talk
>> Hi,
>> Mel,
>> I have been following this thread and don't recall you stating that you
>> flashed the firmware? Have you done this from the Iriver after copying
>> the
>> patched file to the unit? Moreover, are you sure you downloaded the
>> correct
>> version of rockbox for the player?
>> Cheers...Keith
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Melissa Keys" <>
>> To: "Rockbox" <>
>> Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 7:17 PM
>> Subject: Re: My IRiver will not talk
>> I think i've figured out that the Iriver firmware is loading rather than
>> the
>> rockbox. There is at least a 6 second pause after I push the on button
>> and
>> when I push the off button the player shuts down immediately rather than
>> letting the disk spin. Also, my mother told me that when it starts up
>> the
>> screen says Iriver and then starts telling me how many folders and files
>> are
>> on the player. Hope this might clarify some things. Anymore suggestions
>> are greatly appreciated. The unit still won't talk. I have performed a
>> few resets and the player still behaves the same way.
>> Melissa
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Julia Aguilar" <>
>> To: "'Rockbox'" <>
>> Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 3:22 PM
>> Subject: RE: My IRiver will not talk
>>> Melissa,
>>> For some reason, with my H-340, I need to sometimes push the menu button
>>> twice a bit quickly for it to speak the menus.
>>> On the english.voice file, make sure you rename the voice that you've
>>> installed and put into your langs folder english.voice. IF you just put
>>> the
>>> voice in the langs folder, it won't talk.
>>> HTH, and call me if you have any more trouble.
>>> Julia
Received on 2006-09-14

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