custom firmware for sega flashback 2018

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  1. WD_GASTER2
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    here you go kids. i only managed to test it on one of my units and it works. try at your own risk.
    make sure you format your sd card with sd formatter first. put the file on the root of sd card.

    it will let you load .bin files from a "GAME" folder in the sd card slot. the main menu will now have a "SD CARD" option.




    https://1fichier.com/?oon3ffsemfx02ppirtr6

    https://ufile.io/ad8yf

    after that put your titles in bin format in a folder named GAME. also delete the update off the sd card once you are done.

    IT SHOULD BE SAFE BUT... I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR BRICKS.

    A Special thanks to RMR and Micronut99
    we helped each other out. I thank you for the results.

    tested only on ntsc u consoles. Very at your own risk if done on a PAL console.
     
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  2. TheMCNerd2017

    TheMCNerd2017 GBAtemp Regular

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    Can you host this in a different file-sharing service? Clicking download simply refreshes the page.
     
  3. WD_GASTER2
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  4. fixingmytoys

    fixingmytoys GBAtemp Fan

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    This good bugger I only have the 2017 version, not seen the 2018 yet down my way
     
  5. laynolad95

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    Hey dude would it be possible to make a tutorial on YouTube or even make an Instuctables.com page on how to do it efficiently?
     
  6. rrifonas

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    This custom firmware is for the Genesis Flashback HD 2018, and it doesn't need any special instruction... you just need to drop sega_update.img in the root of a SD Card and start the console.
     
  7. laynolad95

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    Okay thanks, I'll give it a go and let you's know the outcome.
     
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  8. asper

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    I think you should write in the 1st post what this cfw brings to the console comparing it to the original one :)
     
  9. WD_GASTER2
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    it doesnt do much other than let you load .bin files from a "GAME" folder in the sd card slot. getting actual homebrew stuff to run on this will be a pain in the butt
    let me update post.
     
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  10. Yayi

    Yayi Newbie

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    I´ve try this today and worked almost perfect

    I had a minnor problem with some roms.
    My problem was the name of the file,
    For example Sonic the hedgehod 3.bin wont work but changing spaces for low bars fixed my problem (Sonic_the_hedgehod 3.bin)

    Thank to WD_GASTER2, RMR and Micronut99 :)
    (sorry for my english, greetins from Spain)
     
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  11. Beetch18

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    Thank so much for this! Worked perfectly. I feel a little bad for atgames. For years they have made crappy systems and been ripped on (rightfully so) for it. They finally make what i think is a pretty solid system and it seems like it's under the radar. I've been really impressed with the system so far. They really seemed to have addressed most if not all the issues from last years genesis flashback.
     
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