Rockbox mail archive
Subject: Re: cannot transfer from Recorder 20 to computer.
From: Joseph Jones (joe_at_bumpycarrot.cjb.net)
Your problem sounds more like a hardware problem. Also, the USB cable
isn't even supposed to charge the JBR, so depending on the charge to
begin with and how long it's been connected to the machine and turned
on, it's going to loose charge.
Glenn Ervin at Home wrote:
>I have had a similar problem with windows98.
>I was noticing that moving and ultimately tapping my unit made it work, but
>it would only work for a limited period of time.
>and it would come back and work for a while.
>I noticed that the battery was eventually dead.
>So I summized that the USB cable was not charging my unit.
>I took out all of the RockBox stuff, in case my drive was starting to go,
>and I would have to replace it.
>I charged up my unit with the power supply, and it works better.
>I am not finished testing it, but it might be working now.
>It does play to the headphones, but I don't know if it will continue to have
>problems with the USB cable.
>Windows98 did also begin to work with the unit, but intermittently, as I
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Georges" <dong10_at_wanadoo.fr>
>Sent: Monday, December 29, 2003 11:13 AM
>Subject: cannot transfer from Recorder 20 to computer.
>Hi, I'm visiting a friend and I cannot transfer from my Recorder 20 to his
>computer (Windows SE). The usual icon appears in the lower right corner but
>with a cross on it, and the Recorder is not recognized. I uninstalled and
>reinstalled the Archos USB drivers without any results. Any ideas,
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