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Iriver problems i tried to do what the last person told me to do but when i plug in my mp3 player into the computer and do the emergency thing, all it does is say usb conneted then like a second later it says ok to disconnect. also the friemware updater wont let me go past the 2nd step bc it says its not connected, even when it is...any advice?

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You have to download the most recent firmware updater
and save it to your computer

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My Iriver froze so I tried to reset it through the reset button.. but the screen displayed this message.. Emergency USB. What should I do?

May I ask about your computer Operating System? What is it please. ALso, how long have you had your iRiver and had it ever functioned properly?

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My iRiver T30 has always had difficulty communicating with my PC, and has only once successfully been able to upload files onto my pc, after MANY attempts. Any suggestions?

There may be a driver issue as I've personally had problems with my iRiver IFP mp3 player and would try to load the driver every time I connected the player to my Windows based computer.

Assuming you have a Windows based operating system, I would completely uninstall the iRiver Music Manager in add/remove programs in the control panel, restart the computer and try reinstalling the program again.

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Vista will not recognize iRiver H10 MP3 player

Try plugging in usb with the H10 turned off. Now, press the select button (with the round symbol on it) while turning the H10 on. This starts the player in 'emergency mode' and should be recognized by XP

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Iriver h320 freak out!

I have the same problem and Iriver told me the hard drive is shot.

Unfortunately they will not / can not fix it as they have no "out of warranty repair," nor do they have anyone who will do this for them.

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Lost h10 iriver installation disk

You can download the software from this site;

Probably also from worldwide site.

As a work-around you can copy files with Explorer to the Music folder and use the Browser on H10 to play them.

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Sounds like you either have a bad hard drive or some of the song files are corrupted.Have you gone into the "Emergency Connection" mode to reformat the player? Rest the player; if it's a 20gb stick a paper clip in the reset hole, on a 5 or 6gb remove and replace the battery. Then connect the player to the PC. Hold the enter button down when you turn it on, it should come on and read "emergency connection" at the top within a black band.
You must go to the web site and download the firmware updater for your player. Her is the link; Then select either the 5-6 or 20gb firmware. Run the firmware program while the player is in the "Emergency Connection" mode. You can also get the firmware upgrade info from iriver. That should solve your problems and in addition you will be getting the latest firmware.

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Get recovery tool from iRiver website

Sep 06, 2007 | iRiver H10 MP3 Player

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IRiver E10 - Error screen - Emergency USB

Hi There,

There are 2 conditions related to the e10 Emergency USB message.

1. If your PC does NOT recognise the iriver as a USB device/drive, there is an issue with the Hard Drive.
2. If your PC DOES recognise the iriver as a USB device/drive and can read the files, there is an issue with the Circuitry in your e10.

In either case, your iriver needs to be returned to the manufacturer. If in warranty you can get this repaired at no cost (of course).

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If you haven't already I would try an emergency connect. -First perform a standard reset as you did before (press rear button for 20GB or disconnect & reconnect the battery for the 5/6GB versions). -Leave the unit turned off, but connect it to your computer's USB port. -Hold down the "o" button and then press the power button for a second to power on the device. -Do not release the "o" button until you see a message such as "emergency connect" or "mass storage" on the player screen. I beleive the message has changed with firmware versions, but it should be something similar. -If this works it should be detected by your computer as an external drive. You should have access to the files. -I would remove all music files from the device and then use the iriver plus software to restore system files. -If you manage to get to this point I would install the newest firmware available for your model of H10, found at the iriver site. The newest firmware adds a lot of functionality, speeds up player response significantly, and fixes many bugs as well.

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more then likely its totaled once you smell burning its over take it out back and shoot it

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