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Subject: Re: I river h10 20 gb and new blind user

Re: I river h10 20 gb and new blind user

From: Pat Fletcher <>
Date: Mon, 2 Oct 2006 10:31:31 -0700

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From: "Rainer Jost" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Subject: Re: I river h10 20 gb and new blind user
Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2006 17:35:09 +0200

Hi,Hi Rainer,
thanks for the great advice. My h10 was defective so is going back. I am now waiting on a Iriver H140. Do you know anything about this drive?
I'm not an H10 user but I'm blind too.
So You must copy the last updated voicefaile You can get in the .rockbox/langs folder.
When disconnect the player from Your computer. And start it up. Normally, if You push the button that starts the menu You will hiere something, When You go to the general settings, go into it, and when search Spech or voice. In that submenu You can select, if Your menu is talking to Your. Or Your directories are spelled and so on.
If You need anymore help.
Please, tell me.
  ----- Original Message -----
  From: Barry Wardell
  To: ; Rockbox
  Sent: Thursday, September 28, 2006 12:16 PM
  Subject: Re: I river h10 20 gb and new blind user

  Hi Pat,
  Here are instructuions for installing Rockbox on your H10

    a.. Download

    b.. Connect your H10 to the computer using UMS mode
    c.. Make a backup of the H10_20GC.mi4 file in the System directory on your H10
    d.. Copy the H10_20GC.mi4 you downloaded to the System directory
    e.. Download the latest CVS version of Rockbox from

    f.. Unzip the zip file to the root (topmost) directory on your H10 (while in UMS mode).
    g.. Eject the H10 and disconnect from USB and Rockbox will start up.
  To put your H10 into UMS mode, get a pin and use it to push the reset button. The reset button is inside a small hole between the hold button and the remote control port and headphones socket. Pushing this button will fully power your H10 off. Now, connnect the H10 to your computer. Hold the O button, which is on the front of the player to the right and slightly above the scroll pad. While holding O, turn the H10 on with the power button. Continue holding O for a few seconds and it will start up in UMS mode. If it worked correctly, your H10 should appear as a normal drive on your computer.

  I don't know anything about getting voice support working as I have never used it. Maybe someone else on the list can help you with that.


  On 9/27/06, Pat Fletcher <> wrote:
    Dear List,
    I am totally blind and would like to use a I river h10 20 GB to work with Rockbox. I have read the documentation posted on this site but wonder if any I river h10 users would be willing to help me with the step by step information concerning the player and how to flash the drive so I can set it up for speech. It sure would be appreciated.
    thanks Alot,
Received on 2006-10-02

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