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ArcLibrary wont update

I have hundreds of albums now on my 202 and when I ad one I always update the ArcLibrary. No new albums however will show up on the searches by artist or year etc. They only show under Music and Browser. How can I fix this?

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Re: ArcLibrary wont update

I had similar problem at Archos Gemini 202s. ARClib would crash. I solved as follows: Created a folder on the 202. Moved half my files and folders from the Music folder (via de PC, of course). Then checked for correct update of ARClib. If not, I swapped the contents of the folders and checked with the other half. If update is succesful, it is now known what half is the faulty one.
Now, try to troubleshoot this faulty half in the same way. And so on. Quite quickly, you know what file(s) cause the problem. Good luck!

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Re: ArcLibrary wont update

I had this problem with the Gmini XS202s. I had previously formatted the drive in windows as per the manual instructions.

However, grasping at straws, I reformatted the drive from within the unit itself (Setup>>System>>Format Device). This created a folder called "Music", which wasn't there after the windows format.

Re pasted all my files in there, an everything was dandy again.

Hope this helps - Jerome

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