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\opt{ipodcolor}{700mAh}%
\opt{ipodnano,ipodvideo,ipod4g,ipod3g}{\fixme{unknown}}%
\opt{x5}{950mAh}%
- , which is the capacity value for the standard batteries shipped with the \dap.
- Rockbox uses this value to estimate remaining battery life for the status
- bar and WPS. Changing this setting has no effect whatsoever on actual battery life.
- This setting affects only the the accuracy of the battery life display on screen.
+ , which is the capacity value for the standard batteries shipped with the
+ \dap. Rockbox uses this value to estimate remaining battery life for the
+ statusbar and WPS. Changing this setting has no effect what-so-ever on
+ actual battery life. This setting only affects the accuracy of the
+ battery life estimation as shown on screen.
\opt{ipod}{This value is fairly meaningless in the iPod family at
- present, and work is ongoing into finding a better way to determine battery life.}
+ present, and work is on-going into finding a better way to determine
+ battery life.}
\opt{ondiosp,ondiofm}{
- \item [Battery Type: ]This setting tells Rockbox wich type of battery
- that is currently used in the \dap.
+ \item [Battery Type: ]This setting tells Rockbox wich type of battery
+ that is currently used in the \dap{}. Select \setting{Alkaline} or
+ \setting{NiMH} with \ButtonUp/\ButtonDown.
}
\end{description}
@@ -43,19 +46,19 @@
\opt{recorder,h1xx,h300,x5}{
\item [Disk Poweroff: ]This setting controls whether the disk is powered
off or only set to ``sleep'' when spun down. If this setting is set to
- \setting{YES}, the disk will power off. If set to \setting{NO}, the disk
+ \setting{Yes}, the disk will power off. If set to \setting{No}, the disk
will enter ``sleep'' mode. Power off uses less power but takes slightly
longer to spin-up.
}
\opt{SWCODEC}{
\item [Directory Cache: ]Rockbox has the ability to scan the contents of
your drive in the background and save those contents to a cache in RAM.
- The \setting{Directory Cache} takes a small amount of memory away from Rockbox
- that would otherwise be used to buffer music, but it speeds up navigation
- by eliminating the slight pause between the time a navigation button is
- pressed and the time Rockbox responds. Turning this setting \setting{On}
- activates the directory cache, and turning it \setting{Off} deactivates the
- directory cache.
+ The \setting{Directory Cache} takes a small amount of memory away from
+ Rockbox that would otherwise be used to buffer music, but it speeds up
+ navigation by eliminating the slight pause between the time a navigation
+ button is pressed and the time Rockbox responds. Turning this setting
+ \setting{On} activates the directory cache, and turning it \setting{Off}
+ deactivates the directory cache.
\note{The first time you set the directory cache to \setting{On},
Rockbox will request a reboot of the \dap\ and upon restarting take a few
minutes to scan the drive. Thereafter, the directory cache will work in the
@@ -73,30 +76,31 @@
\end{description}
}
-\subsection{Power Control}
- \begin{description}
- \item [\label{ref:idlepoweroff}Idle Poweroff: ]Rockbox can be configured
- to turn off power after the unit has been idle for a defined number of
- minutes. The \dap\ is idle when playback is stopped or paused. It is not
- idle while the USB or charger is connected, or while recording.
-
- \item [Sleep Timer: ]This option lets you power off your \dap\ after
- playing for a given time.
- \opt{recorderv2fm}{This setting is reset on boot. Using this option
- disables the \setting{Wake up alarm} (see below).}
- \opt{recorderv2fm}{
- \item [Wake up alarm: ]This option turns the \dap\ off and then starts
- it up again at the specified time. This is most useful when combined
- with the \setting{resume} setting in the \setting{Playback Options}
- menu is set to \setting{Yes}, so that the \dap\ wakes up and immediately
- starts playing music. Use \ButtonLeft\ and \ButtonRight\ to adjust the
- minutes setting, \ButtonUp\ and \ButtonDown\ to adjust the HOURS.
- \ButtonPlay\ confirms the alarm and shuts your \dap\ down, and \ButtonOff
- cancels setting an alarm. If the \dap\ is turned on again before the
- alarm occurs, the alarm will be canceled. Using this option disables
- the \setting{Sleep Timer}(see above).
- }
- \end{description}
+\subsection{Idle Poweroff}
+Rockbox can be configured to turn off power after the unit has been idle for a
+defined number of minutes. The \dap{} is idle when playback is stopped or
+paused. It is not idle while the USB or charger is connected, or while
+recording. Settings are either \setting{Off} or \setting{1} to \setting{10}
+minutes in 1 minute steps. Then \setting{15,30,45} and \setting{60} minutes are
+available.
+\subsection{Sleep Timer}
+This option lets you power off your \dap{} after playing for a given time. Can
+be set from \setting{Off} to 5 hours in 5 minute steps.
+\opt{recorderv2fm}{This setting is reset on boot. Using this option
+ disables the \setting{Wake up alarm} (see below).}
+\opt{recorderv2fm}{
+ \subsection{Wake Up alarm}
+ This option turns the \dap{} off and then starts it up again at the
+ specified time. This is most useful when combined with the \setting{Resume}
+ setting in the \setting{Playback Options} menu is set to \setting{Yes}, so
+ that the \dap{} wakes up and immediately starts playing music. Use
+ \ButtonLeft{} and \ButtonRight{} to adjust the minutes setting, \ButtonUp{}
+ and \ButtonDown{} to adjust the HOURS.
+ \ButtonPlay{} confirms the alarm and shuts your \dap{} down, and \ButtonOff
+ cancels setting an alarm. If the \dap{} is turned on again before the alarm
+ occurs, the alarm will be canceled. Using this option disables the
+ \setting{Sleep Timer}(see above).
+}
\subsection{Limits}
This submenu relates to limits in the Rockbox operating system.