Im New and can use some help!

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May 3, 2011
  1. tonynr1
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    Okay so im more off a psp guy i no all about those. I recently bought a DSi and i want to get into messing around with this thing. Now im a bit confuse does the DSi work like a psp and goes by firmware ( downgrade to OFW -> upgrade to CFW ? ) if it works the same as psp can some one give me some firmware links. and also I looked around these forums and heard something about a R4 and acerkard card? what are they used for and can someone link me to a tutorial. thanks!
     
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    No the ds is a bit more expensive in this way...you will need a flashcard,my advice is look for an
    Acekard 2i or a superdcard dstwo
     
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    okay my firwmware is 1.4.1u theres no downgrade to make these work?
     
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    you shoud read the liks Rydian post cause they will be a lot more usefull to you
     
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    If you buy a brand new one then they will work on 1.4.1. However in answer to your question, once you upgrade your DSi firmware you cannot in any way downgrade your firmware.
     
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    i read those links and... so now all i need is a acerkard 2i where can i get one for cheap or with fast delivery?

    ** and i guess firmware has no factor?
     
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    Cheap would be shops located in china.

    Fast delivery would be shops located in Canada (most "US" ones are just across the Canadian border for legal reasons).

    http://shoptemp.net/
    You can browse shops by country on the right.
     
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    correct. once you get you flashcard the you will use firmwares and kernels but for the card,never for the ds

    http://gbatemp.net/f172-acekard on this section you will find usefull information about acekard and there some shops too
     
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    okay last question

    when i buy the card does it come with a firmware and kernels upgraded to work on 1.4.1u or will i need another DS and do it myself?
     
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    it depends on where you buy it from, but most of them should already work on the the ds 1.4.1u
     
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    okay i think im good from here im buying it from realhotstuff for 18$ acekard 2i for 1.4 so i think im alrgith from hear thanks guys for explaining!
     

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