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Olympus VN-240 is dead

I haven't used the recorder in about a year. I pulled it our today and it's completely dead. I changed the batteries and still no luck. Any ideas what to do?

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Re: Olympus VN-240 is dead

Clean out the battery compartment with alcohol
or else repair

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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Olympus Digital Voice Recorder VN-240 instructions

Here you can download the instructions..

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I have an Olympus vn 240 pc that I used on a Dell. I now have a Mac. How can I use the recorder w the mac?

Sorry, you can't....reason is that the WAVE audio format is not supported by Mac platforms...feel free to verify this by checking at

Oct 02, 2010 | Olympus VN-240 PC Digital Voice Recorder

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Need driver for my macbook, i have a vn-240 recorder

The VN-240 is not designed to work on any MAC type of OS. Olympus does not have driver support for these devices with MAC.

Feb 28, 2009 | Olympus VN-240 Digital Voice Recorder

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hold down the stop and erase buttons on the recorder for about 3 secs... comes up clear, arrow over to yes..

Sep 08, 2008 | Olympus VN-240 Digital Voice Recorder

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Olympus VN-240 PC
Then go to Olympus to download the Vista update.
This will help.

Jun 03, 2008 | Voice Recorders

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Cant find download software for olympus digital voice recorder vn-240

Digital Wave Player (2.0):
After unzipping the file, click on the SETUP.EXE file to begin installation.
Download update:
Download update 2.1.3:
Do not have recorder connected until all software installed and then reboot computer. Once computer rebooted then connect the recorder.

Mar 29, 2008 | Olympus VN-240 Digital Voice Recorder

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