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Subject: Re: charging ipod Nano

Re: charging ipod Nano

From: Hamish Mackenzie <>
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2006 08:19:42 +1000

Hi Peter

I take it by menu you mean the top button around the wheel as opposed to the
centre button which does also at times bring up menus?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter C. Gravelle" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2006 7:45 AM
Subject: Re: charging ipod Nano

> Hamish,
> Hold down Menu while plugging in and your player will play and charge
> simultaneously.
> -Peter
> On 10/16/06, Hamish Mackenzie <> wrote:
>> Hi Anna
>> Thanks for this but I might want to listen to the Nano whilst charging so
>> I
>> need to know what key this is if anyone else knows. I think if it works
>> as
>> my IRiver did that I can be playing a file and then press the mystery key
>> and plug in the charger and I can still listen.
>> If anyone can tell me the key that would be great.
>> cheers
>> Hamish
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Woody Anna Dresner
>> To: Rockbox
>> Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2006 5:34 AM
>> Subject: Re: charging ipod Nano
>> Hi Hamish,
>> When I want to charge my Nano from a charger, I switch to the Apple
>> firmware
>> first. To do this, hold down the Menu (top) key for about ten seconds.
>> There is a way to charge it from a charger without going to the Apple
>> firmware, but I believe it involves holding a key while plugging the Nano
>> in, which seems harder than switching to the Apple firmware.
>> Cheers,
>> Anna
Received on 2006-10-17

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