Action Replay DS Saves to Flashcart and vice versa

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  1. Le Reveur
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    I'm pretty sure this question has been asked a million times, but I don't know where to look first.
    Basically I know the Action Replay DS can save progress on actual game flashcarts, so you can post them on the internet. With that in mind, can it do the reverse? Meaning I have a save on pokemon heart gold on my Cyclo DS and I want to transfer my progress to my legitimate Pokemon Heartgold game. I'm thinking I can do that with a Action Replay DS or other type of device.

    Tnx in advance, and glad to see this site is running strong as ever.
     
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    action replay max?

    something like that. one of them lets you backup your sav into a .duc file.
     
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    If you have an ARDS Media Edition or ARDSi, then you can write saves onto a game cartridge. The only problem is that both devices can only use saves in a custom format (.duc), which .sav's must be converted to. Heres a tool I made to convert to and from .duc files.

    Hope it helps,
    Matt.

    P.S. Just though I should point out, right now you can't back up and restore saves with a HeartGold or SoulSilver cartidge.
     
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    he wants to add his sav from his cyclos to his retail game. not the other way around [​IMG]
     
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    It converts both ways [​IMG]
     
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    thank you so much Matt140, this is exactly what I'm looking for. Help is very much appreciated. Tnx again [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    do you need the special version to back up saves?
     

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