R4 keeps randomly freezing

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by Zarkz, Nov 19, 2008.

Nov 19, 2008

R4 keeps randomly freezing by Zarkz at 6:41 PM (1,217 Views / 0 Likes) 6 replies

  1. Zarkz
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    Member Zarkz GBAtemp Fan

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    My prob is that on my old model r4, the games randomly in the middle, it's pissing me off. Any advice
     
  2. BORTZ

    Global Moderator BORTZ wtf, nintendo

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    Well it could be dying. ive heard of these things before. sorry bro. Maybe make the jump to a new cart.
     
  3. Retrorock

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    I've just bought a new R4III (I lnow it's a clone but thats the only thing they have) not too long ago and it keeps having the same problem you have. I went back to the shop and they told me it should be the SD card problem. But i change the SD card for like 3 times and it still have the same problem. Can I ask what do you mean the cart is dying? I just bought it!!!! This can't happen to me. 'sobs'
     
  4. XxRoxaSoraxX

    Member XxRoxaSoraxX GBAtemp Regular

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    2 solutions

    1. Get a new one
    2. re-download the kernel and see what happens
     
  5. asuri

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    Wipe the contact on the microsd and r4 and blow your sd slot and ds
    maybe add a piece of paper behind the microsd to keep it from moving
    For me, sometimes when I play while in bed I roll over and I accidentally freeze the game pretty sure cause something moved
     
  6. iMasaru

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    my problems the same as the others, i know for a fact that my R4's real and i've had it for nearly a year... ive never had a problem with it before, but now it crashes randomly when i go online or while im playing. I dont think its dying as two of my friends bought their one before i got mine... thanks in advance [​IMG]

    *edit*

    ill try that now
     
  7. 19nazzy

    Newcomer 19nazzy Newbie

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    Just eject it and put it back and see if it helps. It has for me in the past. I've also re-formatted my card and added everything or certain games again.
     

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