Pokemon Heart Gold - can't save file

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Dec 26, 2011
  1. peanuttime
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    Hi I'm trying to get Pokemon Heart Gold going on my R4, but I have had no success with getting a working Heart Gold. I'm on Wood R4 1.42 firmware and the rom I used was "Rudolph's Child Play Patched" Pokemon Heart Gold rom.

    Do I have to do something with the settings or is it just hard to find a working rom?

    Thanks in advance.
     
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    Wood R4 is supposed to be able to play HG/SS fine without having to use any AP patch.
    Try a clean rom. If that doesn't work, re-dump from your original cartridge again.
     
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    I just tried a clean rom, same problem. It sends me to the screen with "Adventure Info Needed", "No Info Needed" and all of that stuff instead of the Save File and New Game.
     
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    Have you actually attempted to finish the intro and save in-game?
     
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    Yeah that was what I meant the entire time, sorry about that. The in-game save says "Save completed" and what not, but it never gives me the chance to load it after the intro.
     
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    Bump. Tried clean rom, tried patched roms. Same problem.
     
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    Try formatting your micro sd card with the panasonic sd formatter (guide here). NOTE: back-up everything before formatting.

    Always try a clean rom before trying a patched one.
     
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    I completely reformatted already, I erased everything in my R4 and installed a WoodR4 1.42. I tried both clean and patched. >_
     
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    Simple ....just use retro's(a cool tempar) gamefanmulticart update and you are good to go....play the latest games
     

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