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My Archos 7 doesn't seem to charge from the supplied USB cable. I left it in overnight and the battery is still almost dead. I've tried several computers (and they aren't in sleep mode). I hate to carry the charger when traveling (too many adapters, etc.) - but if I can't charge from my laptop, then I guess I will have to. Ideas?

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Plug the laptop in with the AC adapter before you charge the tablet. When a laptop is on battery power, it may deliver less current to the USB ports. Or, the tablet might have a bad battery.

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Okay, I just started reading your problem and started freaking out because it was happening to me and I suddenly thought that I would have to replace it. But luckily, my only problem was that I needed to prop-up my archos while it was plugged in. I would think that somewhere down the line, me and you have both knocked something loose in the connector. Luck to you, cheers.

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How old is your unit? Maybe your battery is dead The one good thing about having a Archos 7 is that you can change the battery easily. Have you backed up everything on your archos? I hate to say it but you might want to try repair , recovery or your last gasp format the unit.
Try using the tools/settings/customer assistance function first. I have not had good luck with tough problems using that function, you might have to do a hard reset.

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SOURCE: My archos wont connect to my computer

i had this problem. you have to use a high speed usb port (2.0 i think) which is normally in the back of your computer and then it should be detected

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