AP-patch preservation

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by Robz8, Jul 15, 2017.

  1. Robz8
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    Robz8 Coolest of TWL

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    Hello!

    Since AP-patches may be disappearing due to built-in patching by flashcard firmwares, and/or dead links, I've decided to create this thread for AP-patches. :)

    Please check out this link.
    https://www.odrive.com/s/8443cc3a-862e-41d7-b064-09378f79f6b3-5965a89a

    It includes any AP-patch I've found, including RetroGameFan's OpenPatch app, (howto included, written by me).
    This also will be useful for nds-bootstrap users, since it does not include built-in AP-patching.
     
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  2. Silverthorn

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    Posting so I try to remember to look at my old HDD later to see if I have some of those hanging around.
     
  3. migles

    migles Mei the sexiest bae

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    my dad works for nintendo.
    thanks!
     
  4. ThisIsDaAccount

    ThisIsDaAccount GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Just as a heads-up, it seems not all of these patches are made to work on clean dumps. I dumped my Black 2 cartridge for personal use and tried to apply these patches since my flashcart's AP handling isn't the best, but neither of the XDelta patches worked.
     
  5. SaberLilly

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    Every time I try to patch pokemon heartgold, I keep getting an "XD3_INVALID_INPUT" error. I don't know if I'm doing something wrong, or if the ROM is no good, and OpenPatch gives some weird Japanese text i can't read XD

    EDIT: I had a bad file, I grabbed a different one and then it worked.
     
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  6. THYPLEX

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  7. Nimrod-002

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    thank you. i was looking for that yo gi oh 2011 patch
     
  8. mariogamer

    mariogamer GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Is it possible to make an AP patch by analysing game arm9 /7 code? (Is it worth it, cause pretty sure it's possible)
     
  9. Mikemk

    Mikemk GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Well of course, that's the only way.
     
  10. ExData7

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    Anyone know if there's a pre-patched Shin Megami Tensei Strange Journey (US) ROM