Just got R4i Gold, how to get it working on my 3DS?

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  1. thewonderer
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    I had an R4 for my ds lite which just broke so I bought a 3DS August 9th. I then ordered an R4i gold and just got it. I put the microsd card from the old R4 into this new R4i Cart and put it into my 3DS. It showed up on the home screen but when i click it it says error has occurred?

    Do the flashcarts support the latest 3DS update? Is there something I have to do beforehand?

    Could someone please help me? Thank you
     
  2. Immortal_no1

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    They do support the latest update. Go to the r4ids.cn site and follow the instructions laid out.

    There should be a forum thread on updating the r4i 3DS card somewhere.
     
  3. thewonderer
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    WAIT A MINUTE

    Oh man i'm probably gonna sound like such a noob, I think I bought the R4i gold FOR THE DS LITE. I mean....is there a difference? Please don't tell me I bought the wrong product
     
  4. Immortal_no1

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    Go on google and post the picture of what card you have. Depending on whether you have the r4i gold or the r4i 3ds gold just means you will need to use a different firmware to update your card.

    When you insert it into the 3ds what does it show up as? Meet the robinsons? Miami Nights? Or Chessmaster I think it is. That is the latest one.
     
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    The website on the sticker of your r4i gold is www.r4ids.cn?
    If it is, this card can support 3DS 2.1.0-4 and NDSi V1.4.3.

    All you should do is to download the latest wood r4 v1.36 from www.r4ids.cn.
     
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    So in effect, exactly as I said. [​IMG]
     

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