MK5 Dead :(

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  1. spinal_cord
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    Does anyone know how to restore from the following screen -
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    I DO NOT have the slot-2 linker, I only have the USB reader.
     
  2. Frederica Bernkastel

    Frederica Bernkastel WebPerf and PWA advocate; @antoligy on Twitter

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    I don't really know, because I don't have one, but it looks like you need to reformat it.
    Copy everything to your PC, format, then copy back.
    If windows doesn't read it, then linux SHOULD.
    Hope I helped.
     
  3. spinal_cord
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    Formatting it in windows makes F*ck all difference.
     
  4. link-gs

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    u must formate it from ds linker not windows

    after on pres and hold down then pres l+r+a+b

    when the dslinker is conected on the pc

    or try dont conect and on presing and holding up
    then pres l+r+star+select the formating menu ll apare osll say if u must do a full format

    i hop i ll usefull