akaio hide a folder/file

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  1. The Pi
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    how to hide a file or folder in akaio like the __aio folder and the akmenu4.nds is

    cheers
     
  2. House Spider

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    Edit the globalsettings.ini or right click on the file and select Hidden.
     
  3. CannonFoddr

    CannonFoddr Regular GBATemp Lurker

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    Easiest way is in Windows > Right click on folder/file > select 'hidden'
    then make sure that in AKAIO options, 'Show Hidden' is disabled
     
  4. The Pi
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    thxs
     
  5. penthaler

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    This option is only for the most important. There is a bug when you put there too many folders / items to hide in globalsettings.ini -> it shouldnt work well.

    Use the WINDOWS options -> set the atribute of the needed file to HIDDEN, and in AKAIO disable Show hidden files... (this one works without any trouble)
     
  6. phillyguy

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    sorry to hijack. i look in the AKAIO.1.6.RC2 folder but i don't see globalsettings.ini?
     
  7. Hakoda

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    Globalsettings.ini is generated after the first boot of AKAIO.
     
  8. phillyguy

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    sorry i'm new to this. how do i get into it? When i power on, i saw MircoSD, and click on it i saw my game folder but do not see globalsettings.ini.
     
  9. House Spider

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    Now that you ran akAIO turn of the Acekard and plug the MSD into your computer & it should be there. Make sure the last hidden file has a , beside it like this


    Games,Homebrew,Music,Pictures,
     
  10. phillyguy

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    thx for the fast reply. Would u know how do i soft reset? every time i change game, i need to power off then power on again to switch game. any easier way?
     
  11. House Spider

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    L+R+A+B+Down & make sure Soft Reset is enabled.
     
  12. phillyguy

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    how do i enable? i'm in the system setting but i don't see soft-reset? the AK2i v4.21 has a patch by press "y" then i see a soft-reset.
     
  13. penthaler

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  14. phillyguy

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    sorry i did search but i cant find how to enable soft reset and sorry for the hijack in this forum
     
  15. phillyguy

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    thx let me read the link u post
     
  16. CannonFoddr

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    Hee hee - and guess who found THAT little bug out [​IMG] ........... Glad someone was paying attention when I found it [​IMG]
     
  17. The Pi
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    i got the bug but didnt take long to fix just add one more comma [​IMG]
     
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