A hacked version of the original R4DS

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Nov 4, 2012
  1. amaro
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    R4DS_v1.3-YS
    http://filetrip.net/nds-downloads/f...ersion-of-the-original-r4ds-13-ys-f31083.html

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    Note: TTMenu folder contains the old libraries "DATs" (infolib.dat, extinfo.dat and savlib.dat).
    To update go here: http://gbatemp.net/threads/retrogamefan-updates-releases.267243/

    1) Hardware Installation
    Connect the TF card to PC with the card reader, then, go to the directory on the disk.
    A- Copy the "_DS_MENU.DAT" and "TTMENU.DAT" at the root directory of TF card.
    B- Load the DIY interface: Copy the folders "TTmenu" and "Games" to the root directory of the TF card.
    2) Unload TF Card
    After finishing ROM added in "Games" folder, then right click the removable disk icon on the right down corner of the screen; Draw out the TF card from card reader/writer.
    3) Main Menu Operation
    Connect the TF card to DS Slot-1 with the R4, turn on the power, the GUI will display in a few seconds. You can select "My Card", "Games" or "Slot-2" to run by the navigating keys or touch screen, press "A" button to enter the corresponding functions.
    4) Menu Operation
    - Choose 'My Card' to browse your files (not support ROMs!); Press 'START' to go back to main menu.
    - Choose 'Boot Games' to enter in YSMenu and run your games.
    - Choose 'Boot Slot-2' to enter in Slot-2 mod and run NDS or GBA games.
    - Scale-lightness adjustment is available to the DS Lite console by touching the sunny icon at the top left corner of game interface. (Not available to DS console, the sunny icon will turn to be gray if it is DS console.)
    5) Read the eBook
    Select the eBook in the "My Card", and open it by pressing 'A' key or touching the icon.
    It will ask whether to create a bookmark if it is the first running. Pressing 'A' key or touching the 'Confirm' button will create and then open the bookmark; Pressing 'B' key or touching the 'Cancel' button will not run the process; Pressing 'X' key or touching the 'Ignore' will open the eBook without creating the bookmark (The bookmark's function is invalid).
    Press 'START' key to exit the eBook mode and back to the main menu.
    Click “SELECT” key to switch the character layout horizontally on dual screens, vertically on dual screens or on one screen (mostly used in Asian layout); Backlight turns off under one screen mode in order to save power.
    Press the 'Up/Down' key can process the Row Up/ Row Down; Press the 'Left/Right' key can process the Page Up/Page Down.
    Press 'A' key can open/close the intelligent-paragraph division function.
    Press 'B' key to change the font (large, Medium, Small in rotation)
    Press 'X' key to change the font color (27 color in rotation).
    Press 'Y' key to change the row spacing (From 1-8 point space in rotation).
    eBook support the DIY background:
    Create 2 BMP files (256X192 pixels, 8 bit or 24 bit colors), name them to be "bckgrd_1.bmp” and "bckgrd_2.bmp”, and then save to the "TTMenu/eBook” directory of the TF card.
    If the bookmark has been created, the features below will work:
    Whenever you press the 'START' key to exit, it can memorize the location where you have read automatically, and it will go to the location directly next time while you open the eBook.
    Press 'L' key to save the bookmark (3 positions available), press 'R' key to keep the previous bookmark (No any change).
    6) Switch of the Skins
    If the skin does not exist in the directory of "TTMenu" in TF/microSD, it automatically uses the skin from formal Beta Edition;
    There are 4 pictures at the directory "TTMenu": logo.bmp, icons.bmp, bckgrd_1.bmp and bckgrd_2.bmp. They are the background of the R4 operation interface; they can be changed to fit your style.
    logo.bmp - Background of the Top Screen of R 4' s startup.
    icons.bmp -- Background of the Bottom Screen of R 4' s Startup.
    bckgrd_1.bmp -- Background of the Top Screen of R 4' s Explorer.
    bckgrd_2.bmp -- Background of the Bottom Screen of R 4' s Explorer.
    Note:
    Do not change the picture's name;
    Make sure the picture is .bmp format, 8-bit/24-bit;
    Make sure the picture is 256X192 pixels.
    If the skin exists in the directory of "TTMenu" in TF/microSD, it automatically enter in multi Skins mode.
    The skins in multi Skins mode can be switched manually and automatically, it is automatically switched with the Skins by months.
    The method of the skin switch is: Click “SELECT” key in main menu, it switches between twelve manual modes and one auto mode, the chart is showed as below (It automatically skips if the skin does not exist in the directory of themes):
    If the users would like the switches of multi Skins, they only need create the directory of themes in the directory of "TTMenu".
     

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