How do you know the savetype?

Discussion in 'EZ-Flash' started by Hooya, Apr 5, 2007.

  1. Hooya

    Hooya GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Aug 25, 2006
    United States
    Central Illinois
    How do people figure out the savetype of new roms? I have the 5Save tool, but I still need to tell it what save type to use. Other than trial and error is there a way to make sure I'm picking the right save type?
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    Alas unlike the GBA saves are not contained in the header of DS roms which makes things like this a bit harder.
    For some roms brute force (maybe with a bit of educated guessing: RPGs use big saves usually so flash 2mbit is a good start) is the only way. Emulators like no$gba usually work for some roms so a quick boot and save can also figure it out.
    Other than that saves from one region tend to carry over to others.
  3. thegame07

    thegame07 GBAtemp Psycho!

    Oct 16, 2006
    I just guess with my N card. Gbatemp has some saves stated in g-online.