Questions about R4.

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by Supernovakid, Mar 23, 2013.

  1. Supernovakid

    Supernovakid I am not new, I am Royalty

    Mar 11, 2013
    In front of a 3d screen
    Lets say i updated my 3ds before updating the r4, why cant i just delete the kernel and download the updated kernel, won't that fix it or is the update on the actual card itself?

    Because if you delete the not updated kernel and install a new one that should fix the problem? if this is true please say and if you have any other suggestions of fixing this without another ds or buying a new card please tell me.
  2. metroid maniac

    metroid maniac An idiot with an opinion

    May 16, 2009
    The update is on the actual card itself.
    Put simply, there is a chip inside the R4 cart. The update function in the kernel menus updates that chip. That chip determines what 3DS versions it is allowed to run on.
  3. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
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