FlashMe v8a is out!

Discussion in 'Other Flashing Hardware & Software' started by kalibar, May 3, 2007.

  1. kalibar
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    http://home.comcast.net/~olimar/flashme/

    I haven't bothered installing it yet (I've got FlashMe v7 and that "DSHooterDONT.nds" patch to reverse the boot order so my R4 boots first), but I was just wondering what the general consensus from you guys here is. Is it pretty much just a cleaned-up version of FlashMe so that it's now distributed "officially" in a version that reverses the boot order?

    If you've loaded it on your DS, weigh in!
     
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    Yeah, it says "Warning! DS Link is reported to have problems with this version." right on the download page -- there's no need to watch an 8-and-a-half minute YouTube video to verify that.
     
  4. HMan

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    Yes, I know you don't have to watch a 8-minute video to know that. Actually, I even say that in my reply so you can ignore my link AND you don't need to go to the download page!...

    Geez, relax man...
     
  5. 4saken

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    Hey if you watch that video, he has some kind of professional tool for flashing [​IMG]

    Where do you buy one [​IMG] I need 100% security of mind.
     
  6. HMan

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    I knew someone would find the video useful/interesting... [​IMG]

    Yes, that tool is pretty amazing. But I'm guessing he didn't buy it, maybe the tool itself is "homebrew"...
     
  7. kersplatty

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    just flashed mine, but aren't flashme stealth and flash me stealth no auto essentially the same
     
  8. xabier

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    I updated mine yesterday I had flasme v7 before, tomorrow arrivesmi sc ds one so I flashed it with no autoboot version, it only boots slot2 when i press select, anyway if i don't press select it boots the passcard 3, so it's the same.

    It works as good as earlyer versions but now you don't need a mirror you know when it's flashing and when it has finished thanks to the sound.

    I never used a especial tool for flashing I use the same screwdriver I use for opening the cover
     
  9. CrEsPo

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    Just wondering if this works with the DS Lite or if this is DS only? I think I have FlashMe v7 on my DS Lite, but can't remember correctly. I know that all 4 brightness modes work.

    Anybody use FlashMe v8a on their DS Lite?
     
  10. xabier

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    I am using it on my ds lite
     
  11. jaxxster

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    I have flashmev8a stealth. Its brilliant, Unable to tell its flashed...no longer has that dark brightness to normal brightness before boot up.
     
  12. CrEsPo

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    Sweet, I'm going to install the no auto-boot after dinner. Since I already have a version of FlashMe installed there's no worry about screwing up [​IMG].
     
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    Im not 100% sure if it would brick still if u mess up still before 2%
     
  14. CrEsPo

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    I'm not entirely sure, but either way I'm good now. Just flashed to FlashMe v8a [​IMG].