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Archos 504 Powers Up and Immediately Shuts Down!

My unit runs fine as long as it is running with it's power cord plugged in. As soon as you unplug the cord or try to power the unit portable, the following comes up after the Archos wording appears on the screen: "! Shutting Down" and then it immediatly shuts itself off!

I have charged it many hours and then checked the battery and it shows a charged reading, so I don't believe this is a battery issue.

Any suggestions? Thank you.

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  • betterbuys Feb 24, 2008

    New battery arrived and I charged it for at least 5 hours. Still having the same exact problem even with the new battery! Any other suggestions before I throw it all in the river?



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I have a Archos 404 30GB. When i connect the usb cable it become Shutting Down. What is the problem. I used many cables but it gives a same problem. Please help me to solve this problem. Thank you

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    preciousp58 Apr 06, 2013

    I have a Archos 404 30GB. When i connect the usb cable it become Shutting Down. What is the problem. I used many cables but it gives a same problem. Please help me to solve this problem. Thank you


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Bad battery bad ones will show charged but cant push out full violts pc needs ok buy new one 1st

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