How does firmware spoofing works?

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by pokefan92, Jan 17, 2014.

  1. pokefan92
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    pokefan92 Advanced Member

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    I know what is emunand, how to update emunand,... but I am not talking about this.

    I've bought a gateway 3ds, and according to all those bricks I have put 1.2 version to be careful.

    But I am on 4.4 and I can't play backups of games more than 4.4... right?

    Reading and reading, I've found an option was added in 1.1 called firmware spoofing, that allows you to play newer games. But I can't find a tut or nothing... I am confuse so I ask you a bit of help.

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. gamesquest1

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    It allows most games requiring 5.x to work...anything over that and compatibly seemed to of been broken to use spoofing alone

    I'm sure you will get a more in depth explanation....but that's about the gist of it
     
  3. pokefan92
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    But there's no info in the user guide... No menu, nothing... How can I enable this?
     
  4. dagro

    dagro GBAtemp Regular

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    nope nothing if you use firmware 1.2+ (maybe 1.1) it automatically activates. Think of it as this, a game request firmware version of 3ds and gateway just replys 99 and since the current is 7.x game says ok and runs