Question about Archos 504 500870 Digital Media Player
WHen i turn it on or plug it in I see the Archos logo screen only. sometimes it flashes and starts over with the boot up logo again but never gets passed it. I have tried the reset button but no go.
Solution found!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! thank you so much for the support of the Archos team. here is what i did to repair my 504
if your "reset" button doesn't help at all, this is what you'll do.
If you power on the unit by pressing and holding the TV/LCD button and power
button simultaneously the unit will boot into a recovery screen. Once in this
screen choose "Repair Disk" and follow the on screen instructions.
When prompted, please place the following file into the 'root directory' of
before i found this solution, i've already given up on my 504, but now it's back!!!! REBIRTH!!!
thanks once again to Tony H from Archos Technical Support
Posted on Aug 05, 2008
i was just about to send my Archos to that stupid company because that's all what the technician told me to do... i was actually checkin online to see where to get the serial number on my device when i saw that solution; i didnt believe it until the very end but IT WORKS!!!! thanks to you all, these archos ******* were asking me 150$ to fix that ridiculous bug... Long live internet and free information sharing!!!
Kevin from Montréal
Posted on Jan 15, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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