Homebrew Gateway and Custom Themes

RuneFang

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Alright so I've been searching around and so far, I cannot find the answers I'm looking for.

I've created my Theme, now I don't know where to go from here what to save it as etc. I'm a lone kid lost in the dark woods on this one.

I would appreciate a step by step, please don't link me anywhere I've tried looking in place you'll probably link me to.

Thank you in advance.

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Your site would not help him, his looking for how to install themes, not for theme files.
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After a little digging on your site, I take back everything, the only discussion in your forum is about this very issue :P

RuneFang, you need to save your theme as two files, body_LZ.bin (contains the graphical info) and bgm.bcstm (contains audio info). As to how to save them in that format, I don't know, sorry :/

Once that is done, check this thread : https://gbatemp.net/threads/chmm-custom-homemenu-manager.379349/
It is the thread of a homebrew program that will install your custom themes.

Good luck, I hope this covered everything you needed :yaynds:
 

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Alright so I have the stuff, I have the two saved (It's actually just saving them as what they're named so It'll be body_LZ.bin etc.) and I followed along, it says installing or whatever, then the installing thing goes away and then it's blank or whatever, and then I click start to cancel and then it's not in my theme list.

Edit: So oddly enough, I reset my gateway and the theme had loaded up for whatever reason, it was already there so thanks for all your help guys.
 

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It shouldn't be in your home menu theme list, it should just be the theme your home menu appears in.

Tell me, hen you save them, are the file extentions matching ? You have a .bin and a .bcstm file, right ?
 

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