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IRIVER H10 system files misssing

This device is a piece of ****. i turn it on and it says system files missing, restore files using recovery tool at iriveramerica.com. went to the site and couldn't find support, so found the european site and downloaded numerous firmwares's and updaters, found the right one, follow all the steps and nothing happens. i connect the H10 and hold the button, i get the same system files missing message but it says SYSYTEM CONNECT in black aong the top of the screen. wot do i do the firmware doesn't recognise the device, my computer doesn't recognise it, all i get is a message saying safely remove hardware. please help. i no longer have the original setup disc and have change computers. this is ****. how do we fix this.

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You can just go into the shop you bought it from or dicksmiths or something and they would sell the disc
as for your computer one just plug in your device then when you think it has loaded and everything go in to my computer and it should have your device there!

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It says files missing need h10 recovery tool


Hello,

When the H10 comes up with the information "files missing", system files are missing on the player for proper functionality.
The recovery tool must be run to restore the player's functions.

When not having the tool available on disk it can be downloaded from
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In the second column next to GO, enter the word recovery in the bar.

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The version depends also on the region, the player has been sold. More info for checking the MTP or MSC version, see:
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When system files are missing on the player, you will need to reinstall the FIRMWARE.

When looking online for the connection type for the H10 / H10JR, I can see 2 CONNECTION TYPES for the H10 / H10JR:
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Need more help ? Just post a comment.
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I had same problem. On this website I read that problem is due to hard drive malfunction. I have solved my problem by doing the following. Actually a friend of mine told me he solved similar problem with his iPod this way.
1- Per indication on this website (fixya) I put device next to my ear at the time I turn ON and screaky sound was present. In my case I could hear that sound.

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I figure, device was dead why not try this. In my case it worked.

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go to www.iriver.com people - what the f--- do you think it means?

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