Is my flashcart dying?

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  1. Spider123
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    I was playing Pokemon and was looking at stuff in my box when my game froze. I decided it was no big deal and booted it up again. This time when I clicked on a Pokemon in my box it froze at a black screen. I tried one more time and this time the game wouldn't load. I tried other games too and nothing would load. Should I be concerned or does it just need a rest or something?
     
  2. Officer Delibird

    Officer Delibird GBAtemp Regular

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    What kind of card do you have?
     
  3. Spider123
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    It's an N5, sorry if this should be in other, I'm just so used to looking at this section I accidentaly posted here.
     
  4. Fudge

    Fudge Remember that death is not the end, but only a tra

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    Try backing up your files and reformatting the Micro SD card.
     
  5. Officer Delibird

    Officer Delibird GBAtemp Regular

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    If nothing else try some new firmware
     
  6. Spider123
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    I'll give those a shot.
     
  7. kevan

    kevan Imagination rules the world

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    Yes it is dying of Aids!!!

    Anyway, make sure you are using the latest stable firmware, try formatting and maybe a new rom

    Do not ask where to get the new rom it is against the rules.
     
  8. Schizoanalysis

    Schizoanalysis From somewhere inside the rabbit hole...

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    How random. Why AIDS? Does it share needles or have unprotected sex?

    I mean, it does seem unlikely.

    Much more likely it is dying of some silicon-type-cancer.
     
  9. kevan

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    'cause Aids just sounds the most random.
     
  10. Spider123
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    It's definitely not the Rom, my whole flash cart was messing up. I re-formatted it and I'm letting it sit for a bit, will try again tonight.
     
  11. ShinyLatios

    ShinyLatios Local "That Guy"

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    Isn't an N5 a NAND card? I've got a dead one here, it can't save anymore!
     
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