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Archos 400 won't turn on (error code 3)

I have an Archos PMA 400 and after i changed it's format to NTFS to put a file larger than 4 gb on it, it stopped turning on. I successfully put the file into a different computer but after that, the archos just won't turn on. A red screen shows up and says " error code 3, file system corrupted." I dont know what to do, please help.

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I hard tried the same thing to transfer a 6.7GB file to another computer.I had formated the drive as an NTFS drive. when i turned archos back on, it failed to turn on give me error code. but for some reason it asked me to do a recovery. I remember i had seen some recovery files in my archos device saved (zipped file packages). And when it was doing the recovery i noticed it was reading the zipped files for recovery purpose. After the recovery, i did not see the files anymore in the device. So if i do the same thing again (format as ntfs) i might not be able to recover it back again.

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