Adding Icons to Icon-less homebrew

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Jamstruth, Aug 17, 2009.

  1. Jamstruth
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    Just how hard is it for a beginner (such as myself) to edit the .nds files of homebrew titles to add icons to them?

    I ask because I wish to add the Quake symbols to the .nds files of the 2 QuakeDS homebrews, any help?
     
  2. ChuckMcB

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  4. rockstar99

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    does anybody know how to use 24 color bitmaps it only letsyou use 16 color bitmaps
     
  5. Jamstruth
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    It appears that 16 colour bitmaps is the max I can use. Looks good enough on my DS though. Now to do Quake 2
     
  6. starfighter1

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    does anyone know where you can get ndsheader?
     
  7. ChuckMcB

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    thanks got it.
     
  9. player594

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    How do you set the colorof the icon to 16?
     
  10. Briankealing

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    Use photoshop or gimp. You can also trick AK edit into doing so.
     
  11. player594

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    I have Gimp but I am new to this. How do I do it in Gimp?
     
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