Broken M3?

Discussion in 'GBA - Flashing Hardware and Software' started by Nitro Edd, Oct 12, 2009.

Oct 12, 2009

Broken M3? by Nitro Edd at 11:35 PM (1,055 Views / 0 Likes) 2 replies

  1. Nitro Edd
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    Newcomer Nitro Edd Member

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    it doesn't seem to read the Mini SD card, it just comes up with a black screen after booting.
    I place the english system file thing on the root of the card and I use the included software to add games to it but it just doesn't read the card.

    I've tried reformatting the card with FAT and FAT32 but it doesn't make any difference.

    the gba cart recognizes that a miniSD is inserted because when I remove it it says no "SD card found"

    looks like this
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  2. velocity37

    Member velocity37 GBAtemp Regular

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    Hmm, maybe only some of the pins of the MiniSD socket are functioning.

    Card Detect is only one pin of MiniSD (pinout)
     
  3. Nitro Edd
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    I'm gonna buy a new mini SD, smallest and cheapest I can find and see if that helps

    if not I'll get a ez flash 3in1 or ezflash IV
     

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