GBA Mode: .sps/.xps/.sav to .dat?

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  1. khan
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    khan GBAtemp Maniac

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    Hi all,

    I was wondering if there is such a tool/web which would allow me to convert those save specified formats to .dat that M3 Lite uses?

    Thanks
     
  2. Jax

    Jax Pip Pip Cheerioink!

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  3. khan
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    khan GBAtemp Maniac

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    That is for DS purposes. I was looking for a gba save converter. Thanks anyway.
     
  4. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

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    Well I don't think there is. If I remember correctly, if you enable special features (or maybe even without) your .dat save files go to like massive 1megabyte or above saves.

    EDIT: Wait. Can't you import saves using the GameManager?
     
  5. khan
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    khan GBAtemp Maniac

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    You are right about importing .sav, however, most of the saves uploaded on gamefaqs are in AR format therefore a .xps/.sps to .sav would now be better choice.

    You know of any tool that does that?
     
  6. kazumi213

    kazumi213 GBAtemp Regular

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    1. Load your GBA ROM on VBA emulator.
    2. When at game titlescreen, go to "File->Import Gameshark Snapshot". Browse to your downloaded .xps/.sps file. Then follow on-screen instructions.
    3. Start playing as usual and make an in-game save. A .sav file will be generated in the same directory your ROM is located. Stop playing
    4. Import that .sav file using the M3 Game Manager.