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Subject: Re: iaudio and recording

Re: iaudio and recording

From: Brandon Hicks <>
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2006 16:56:52 -0700

Hi all,

With my build from December 8 I believe it was, and my earlier one of
Nov. 20, I went to record, and in a couple of formats my files, though
named, were 0 bytes and the hard drive was spinning occassionally as I
recorded. I'm not sure what went wrong.

Arnaud wrote:
> ok. I see that I'm not the only one who can't record on the X5....
> I have a 12/12 dayly build.
> also the line in gain is far less powerful than on the Iriver h340.... this makes a recording with an external mic very low....
> Is this a hardware limitation on the X5?
> *********** REPLY SEPARATOR ***********
> On 13/12/2006 at 16:34 James Dean wrote:
>> I cannot even record on mine, but I have the firmware from a few weeks
>> ago.
>> I also have the IAudio X5L. Maybe I should update the firmware again?
>> Sometimes, I can get it to put the files on the player, like, if I go to
>> record something, but the files are silent, and act as if they are
>> corrupted
>> in some way. How do you get your IAudio to record?
>> James in TN
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>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Sergei V. Fleytin" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Wednesday, December 13, 2006 9:10 AM
>> Subject: iaudio and recording
>>> Hi, listers.
>>> I am new to this list and new to rockbox. Sorry, if this topic has
>>> been discussed many times before. I would appreciate if someone
>>> replied me off list in this case.
>>> I am totally blind and recently got iaudio x5 l device. I installed
>>> rockbox on it and like it a lot. Thanks to everyone who helps to make
>>> such device accessible to us.
>>> Unfortunately, while learning rockbox, I by chance spoiled my
>>> recording setting by entering "trigger" menu which is inaccessible. As
>>> a result, recording still works but I can not play my recorded files on
>>> my iaudio device. I have to move them on my computer and play them
>>> afterwards. So, is there any way to restore default recording
>>> settings? And another question, is there any accessible way to make
>>> recordings louder?
>>> Thanks in advance,
>>> Sergei.
Received on 2006-12-15

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