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Subject: RE: ipod hard drive

RE: ipod hard drive

From: daniel dalton <>
Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2007 12:40:18 +1000

Glenn Ervin <> wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "daniel dalton" <>
> To: "'Rockbox'" <>
> Sent: Sunday, July 01, 2007 8:06 PM
> Subject: ipod hard drive
> Hi,
> My ipod isn't detected by windows I have tried disk mode.
> Is there a way I can test the hard drive to see if that is the
> problem? Thanks for any help. **
> Put your power switch in the other position, then plug it in. Glenn

Hi Glen,
Are you referring to the hold switch?
I have tried the following.
1. Switch the hold switch to the hold position and then back off hold.
2. Press select +menu.
3. Press select +play when the apple logo appears.

But this doesn't work.
If I remove the hard drive from the ipod is there a way I can test it?
I can't even boot the apple firmware and if I turn it on it says can not
find rockbox.ipod.
I haven't installed a build of rockbox only the boot loader.
Any help is greatly appreciated.

Daniel Dalton
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Received on 2007-07-02

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