Firmware mod for dsi. Possible?

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by edo906, Dec 12, 2008.

  1. edo906

    edo906 Member

    Sep 1, 2007
    Hello guys, you never released a firmware mod for nintendo dsi to change the language? Thanks so much
  2. spinal_cord

    spinal_cord Knows his stuff

    Jul 21, 2007
    Question or statement?!!

    Very few people actually have DSi's and I bet most of them are not coders or hackers. Not only that, As far a I know, nobody has even been able to dump the firmware, nevermind change any of it. I think it is likely to take quite a while to do this, maybe even as long as the first official firmware patch is released, so that hackers have something to work with, I might be wrong though.
    Either way, be patient, if you so urgently need your imported DSi patched into english, you could always learn all the technical ins and outs of the system, figure out how to dump the firmware yourself, learn to read japanese, translate all the text in the dumped + decompressed/decrypted firmware, re-encrypt/compress it and find a way to re-flash it to the hardware without killing the console.

    If you can't tell, it is a difficult task and just because you want it done, does not mean that anyone knows how/has to do it for you.
  3. p1ngpong

    p1ngpong Anti Switch Owners

    Former Staff
    Apr 18, 2008
    DS Scene
    Firstly why would GBAtemp release such a thing?

    Secondly are you asking a question or making a statement, are you being sarcastic?

    Thirdly *facepalms*

  4. Edgedancer

    Edgedancer Director of Moon based operations

    Oct 2, 2006
    If you want the system to be in english, wait for the english console to come out and FYI, GBAtemp never actually releases anything. It just gets talked about on forums.
  5. DjoeN

    DjoeN Captain Haddock!

    Oct 21, 2005
    Somewhere in this potatoland!
    And i bet that the Japanese DSi only has Japanese Language in it's firmware.
  6. Fusion

    Fusion On/Off GBA-Temp'er

    Nov 7, 2002
    I think english is not his native tongue, so im gonna say he means:

    "IS there a firmware patch to make the menu into english on gbatemp"

    & the answer is...?

    IMO maybe with a AK2i you can do some poking around if you find exploits that way or you can just use the AK2i menu, there you go its english now [​IMG]
  7. edo906

    edo906 Member

    Sep 1, 2007
    Fusion, thank you so much. My english is very bad, i'm italian and so i don't speak english very well. Thank you for the answer [​IMG] [​IMG]
  8. fgghjjkll

    fgghjjkll GBATemp MegaMan

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    Jul 7, 2008
    you can try contact the dudes who make flashme....oh wait..nevermind
  9. DokiDoki98

    DokiDoki98 GBAtemp Fan

    Nov 29, 2008
    United States
    Behind you

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