EZ-Flash IV Stuck on Chinese and Star wars?

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    I would like to change the language of my EZ-Flash IV for my Gameboy SP. I would also like to maybe change the skin from that horrible star wars theme. Does anybody have any experience with this and could let me know how to do this?
     
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    for the language:

    start the gba. when the menu is loaded press
    down, down, down, a, a, a, down, a

    now everything is in english

    for skins: you can find skins online. skins need to be flashed on the ez flash. its like the current firmware + skin in one file. when you find one (if i remember correctly, they are called ezfla_up.bin) you put them on the mini sd and start the ez flash. the ez flash will flash the firmware and you have the new skin.

    http://www.sosuke.com/ezflash/viewforum.php?f=13

    here you can get skins [​IMG]

    edit: i type so slow xD
     
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    Thanks. I have it in English now.


    Any recommendations for a clean simple theme?
     
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    Simple theme, I normally rarely change skins but as a rule if anything has a theme along the lines of a film, anime, cartoon game, TV show, book or something like that then as a first approximation it will not be visually simple.

    Stuff based around themes often is quite visually simple. I have one called : Carbon Fibre- carbon I quite like but http://ezflash.sosuke.com/viewtopic.php?f=...283&start=0 has a bunch you can see before you download (they should all be hosted on the site there so no worries about dead links).

    Beware not all skins have a GBA side of things and you can always mix and match.
     
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    I do like that carbon theme but it appears to be a DS theme. I know it would work as its for the same card but I don't think it would give me the same effect. I found a Yoshi chalkboard them I think I'll just keep. I agree that it pointless to be constantly changing themes so I'll just keep this one for now.

    Cheers and thanks for the quick response. I appreciate it very much.
     
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    I was going to answer this, but you guys beat me to it. If you are looking for a theme, I highly recommend the Yoshi's Island theme. (can be found here) The only thing I dislike is the "help" screen is a big difficult to read due to the darker background... All you'll need to do is put the ez_fla.bin file found in the zip and put it in the root of your minisd card, and hold down R to update your skin.
     
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    Thanks everybody for your fast and helpful response.
     
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    I'm using a Dreamcast theme that I'm kind of fond of. Has both a DS and GBA theme. The DS theme is a bit prettier/cleaner, but that's only because of the addition Mines game icon that can't be bothered to replace.