Question about Sony ICD-BM1 Handheld Digital Voice Recorder
We use the Sony ICD-BM1 VTP digital voice recorder to record notes, save them to a memory stick (Sony Magic Gate 128MB,and use Dragon voice recognition software to transcribe. One note would not open and the error message read "The message is no longer usable because an irregular operation may be performed". The message could be heard when played back in the recorder itself. Any idea what caused it and how we can prevent this.
SOURCE: sony BM1-47
Hello the reason is your BM-146 it needs fix I now is a Older model but you can try this place they have parts for it, Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 644-9525. Please indicate model, serial and detailed description of problem
Posted on Jan 07, 2010
the workaround seems to be
buy an Olympus recorder (supposedly they issued a patch for DNS 10 in a couple of days)
tell DNS that the source is a PDA generating WAV, MP3, etc.
havn't tried this myself yet. some say it it isn't that awful. But I too am very dissappointed.
Posted on Mar 21, 2010
SOURCE: I'm using a Sony ICD-BM1
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As part of the test. Try to copy files (pictures) to the device and see if the device were able to save the file. If not then try to format the device. Please take note that formatting the device will delete everything. see procedure below:
1. press menu 2. using the jog lever, select format 3. press enter 4. use jog lever and select yes 5. press enter -> Ok? -> press enter 6. formatting will be displayed on the screen. press menu after formatting the device and test the issue.
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Posted on Jun 08, 2011
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