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Subject: Re: Help with my new sansa

Re: Help with my new sansa

From: Chris Judge <>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 18:54:10 -0300

Yes, but the problem with the most recent boot loader, as I understand it, is that it won't allow the unit to boot in to the original firmware. I have the previous boot loader, which is suppose to be fine. I understand there is a file that has to be copied to the 16 mb recovery drive in order to recover the original boot loader, but I'm not sure where to find this file. Can somebody tell me?
  ----- Original Message -----
  From: Barry Wardell
  To: Rockbox
  Sent: Friday, October 12, 2007 6:20 AM
  Subject: Re: Help with my new sansa

  On 10/12/07, Rocker <> wrote:

    Daniel has given you some great advice.

    I am just wondering if you tried starting the player with a long press of
    the power button?

    This should boot into the original firmware at which time you can connect
    your device...rocker'

  Actually, it's a long press of |<< (the left button) to boot into the original firmware. Alternatively just plugging in the usb cable while your Sansa is powered off should start up the original firmware which will then go into usb mode.
Received on 2007-10-12

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