Cant format emuNAND

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  1. ifreshb0w
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    ifreshb0w Newbie

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    Hello,
    i wanna play Super smash bros.

    Well, i cant format my Emunand to get it to 8.1 or some.

    Tryed with 2.2 and 2.3b but if i press format, nothing happens.

    Anyone can help?

    greetz
     
  2. VerseHell

    VerseHell GBAtemp Psycho!

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    It takes time, maybe you're just impatient.
     
  3. ifreshb0w
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    i doesnt show nothing the screen down, not after 10 mins too
     
  4. Abcdfv

    Abcdfv What comes around goes around.

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    Try a different big SD, most problems with the 3ds seems to come down to how picky everything is about (micro)SD cards
     
  5. DryTaste

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    This happened to me when i tried to use a SD card without enough free space.
     
  6. ifreshb0w
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    My Sd card has 1 GB. with the 2. (16gb) gateway doesnt start somehow
     
  7. DryTaste

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    Wait, your internal SD (non-micro) is 1 GB and the Gateway SD (micro) is 16 GB? Emunand gets formatted on the large SD card in your 3DS, not the micro SD in the gateway card
     
  8. Abcdfv

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    Emunand takes up a whole 1GB, so that's why it's not working. Make sure you put the launcher.dat on the other SDCard, and also that it's formatted to FAT
     
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    Yeah 1gb would not really be usable if you plan to have emunand set up....assuming there was even.enough space to fit emunand and the launcher.dat you would probably not have enough space to store your saves
     
  10. VerseHell

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    And you need at least 4 gb to play ssb.
     
  11. ifreshb0w
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    no my sd card has 1gb and the gateway card has 64. so i need to get one with 4gb becouse i cant format my 16gb one in FAT without 32 or?
     
  12. DryTaste

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    If you have a 16 GB (normal) SD card lying around i don't see any problem in formatting it to FAT32 (3DS supports FAT32).

    Edit: to be clear, format a normal SD card (minimal 4 GB) to FAT32. Place the Launcher.dat on the SD card and boot into gateway mode, choose format Emunand.
     
  13. eggsample

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    Yeah, use 4GB+ SD card formatted to FAT32, copy to it one file: launcher.dat and you're ready to format emunand.

    !!! Do not update emuNAND
    !!! Latest version 9.0 wont run with Omega 2.3b.

     
  14. Pox

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    But you can update emuNAND from ROM directly, and there is a topic for it.