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Iriver 5gb I accidentally interrupted my 5gb iriver during a firmware upgrade, it now no longer turns on and it doesnt have a reset button, what can I do to fix this

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That is one SURE way to kill an Mp3 player - it is toast. I know you do not like my answer, but it is the only truthful answer. I have saved THOUSANDS of Mp3 players - this is the one scenario where the player cannot be revived. But if it makes you feel better:
Try this: disconnect the player from the computer, turn it off, hold in the volume + button, and reconnect the player to the computer while holding the volume + button in. Keep holding the volume + button for an additional 5-50 seconds. Windows should eventually go into recovery mode and revive the player- it will pop up a window that says Found New Hardware Wizard.

Posted on Jun 09, 2008

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Initializing H10
67
Additional information
Firmware upgrade
66
What is firmware ?
It is the operating system that works in the H10.
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For information on automatic upgrade, refer to the iriver plus instruction manual.
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1
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Change to "Player must be connected to the PC for Firmware Upgrade function.
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All music, pictures, text, and data will be erased from the player during this initialization.
- if there appears to be corruption on the internal hard drive.
- if an error message displays and the player doesn't boot properly.
1 Connect the player and PC using the cable supplied with the player.
Open iriver plus.
Select [Option-Portable Device Initialization]. 2
3
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Initializing H10
67
Additional information
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66
What is firmware ?
It is the operating system that works in the H10.
iriver provides you with the latest and best features through Firmware upgrade.
You can choose manual or automatic upgrade function.
For information on automatic upgrade, refer to the iriver plus instruction manual.
Manual firmware upgrade
1
Select [Option - Firmware Upgrade] from the menu in iriver plus.
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Internet must be connected for the "Firmware Update" function.
Change to "Player must be connected to the PC for Firmware Upgrade function.
Note
Please initialize H10 player in the following cases.
All music, pictures, text, and data will be erased from the player during this initialization.
- if there appears to be corruption on the internal hard drive.
- if an error message displays and the player doesn't boot properly.
1 Connect the player and PC using the cable supplied with the player.
Open iriver plus.
Select [Option-Portable Device Initialization]. 2
3
Click [Start] to begin initializing.
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Gavin h10 5gb


Take the battery off, wait 10 seconds and put the battery back on. Then attempt to connect to the iRiver firmware updater in emergency mode. Then use the recovery tool, which will erase everything on the playe,r and re-format the drive.

Should result in a good-as-new player.

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