M3DS Real: GBA Option "Patch"/...Direct Load"

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by BmlCom, Feb 3, 2008.

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    Can anyone please explain me what the difference is between "Patch"/"Direct Load" of the GBA games.
    When I select "Direct Load" the first time I'll receive a save error when the game wants to save. When I only once use "Patch" it will save. When I use "Direct Load the next time it saves with no problem. When I start the game with patch or with direct load I see different savemoments in the game. Is this because with patch it loads from de .0 file and with direct load it loads direct from the ROM file?