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System Error My Olympus DS30 Voice Recorder shows "system error". Nothing else works. When connecting it to my computer it shows "please wait" and the computer shows there are no files at all.

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  • okmokmokmmm Sep 06, 2008

    similar problem here. the ds30 works fine on its own but when i try to connect it to the computer the screen just reads "Please Wait" and nothing else happens. Any suggestions?



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It would appear that the files needed to operate the recorder have been deleted and need to be uploaded to the recorder... if you dont have them on your computer, then you will need to send to repair center

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