1. jaimecrivello

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    i have little to no knowledge about this dsi. when my son turned it on today he received the error msg:
    an error has occurred. Press and hold the Power Button ... Please see the Operations manual ...

    can anybody walk me through what i need to try??
     
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    Is he using a flashcart with it? If he is, has it been working before, or it stopped working then?

    I don't know much either, but a flashcart that's not up to date could be causing your problem.
     
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    an SD card? if so, it most def isn't up to date. we removed it and it doesn't work ...
     
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    Flashcart is like a DS game, but you can run back-ups of games on it.

    But a quick googling brings up this from Nintendo's own site for error message reasons:
    So is there a game inserted, if so, does inserting another game or not having one in make the message go away? I'm just tossing ideas at this point.
     
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    oddly enough while plugging in the charger he dropped the unit and now it works!?!
     
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