Can I convert DS-X saves to work on an R4?

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May 31, 2007
  1. DarkZero
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    I know there is a save converter and stuff but I didn't know if it works for an R4. So is there a way to convert saves (or do I even need to) or do I basically get to start new games for everything?
     
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    not at all. R4 comes bundled with save converter, i believe it works perfectly with every type of save file, DS-X included.
     
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    I tried that, but the DS-X save files are .sav and the converter does .dat and .nds.sav. I tried just renaming the file to .nds.sav and it converted but it didn't work on the R4. Do I just put the saves in the same folder as the games?
     
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    The one bundled with the R4 also doesn't work for action replay saves (.duc), just google and you should find a custom save converter somewhere. Maybe you should first search for a converter that converts the save to .nds.sav or .dat and than use the converter bundled with the R4 the convert it to R4 save type, atleast that's how I did it [​IMG]
     
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    Wow, that is very handy. Thank you so very much
     

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