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Zoom h1 handy recorder

I can't access the SD card-reading function on the Zoom H1 Handy Recorder (new out of the box today). The H1 responds neither when connected to a PC nor to a Mac. The device seems otherwise in order (powers up, records, plays back, etc.). The USB cable (provided with the H1) works fine with other devices. The H1's manual seems to say that the H1 should be connected to the comupter via USB while the H1's power is OFF. I've tried this, and tried it with its power on, but the H1 isn't detected by the computer, nor does the H1 seem to detect the connection, i.e. it doesn't behave as the manual says, alternately presenting "USB card" and "USB audio" messages. If its power is off, the screen displa remains off after being connected by USB, if it is on, the display is not affected EXCEPT for the fact that the battery icon disappears (suggesting that the H1 is at least drawing power from the computer). I'd appreciate any ideas people might have.

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Download the H1 driver for windows & try different usb cable........

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