Oct 12, 2008

Gba player by Noitora at 9:24 AM (1,405 Views / 0 Likes) 7 replies

  1. Noitora
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    I read somewhere on the forums that you can convert a gba rom into nds format, put it in your slot 1 flashcart and play it if you have a slot 2 flashcart, I can't seem to find this topic again, if anyone knows the name of this tool, I'd really appreciate it [​IMG]

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. Normmatt

    Member Normmatt Former AKAIO Programmer

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    All that program did was patch in a bootloader that loaded the gba rom into slot2 and rebooted into gba mode, nothing that other homebrew tools can't do alot better.
     
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    Yes I know, that's what I'm asking for.
     
  4. Vague Rant

    Member Vague Rant Deceptively cute

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    It's called NDStation. It only works with the first 3-in-1 chipset though, so if your 3-in-1 is anywhere near recent, it won't work. I believe version 1.1 was the latest one to work correctly; later versions appended the GBA game twice for some reason.
     
  5. chuckstudios

    Member chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    It's my program, and I really wouldn't recommend using it. It's old and hasn't been updated in quite a while. I have a somewhat finished (read: everything but DS-side decompression) version on my hard drive, but I haven't found the time to finish it up. The new version is much more stable and efficient than the previous versions, as well.
     
  6. --zibpit--

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    So... what is this ''tool'' exactly ?

    is there finally a way to play gba roms in the slot 2 (nds slot right ?) ???
     
  7. spinal_cord

    Member spinal_cord Knows his stuff

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    it is a nds app, that takes a gba rom and copies it to a slot-2 card.
     
  8. Vague Rant

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    SLOT-2 is the one labelled SLOT-2. If you for some reason can't read that but can read this, it's the one on the bottom, which you plug GBA carts and certain accessories into.
     

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