R4/M3 Clickyness

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by ydnar64, Jan 19, 2007.

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Does your R4 have an issue with the Micro SD clicking mechanism?

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  1. ydnar64
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  2. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

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    Originally I thought it was a clicking problem, but then I found out that you don't push the microSD all the way in >_>, because that activates the "pushing out" mechanism
     
  3. Sho

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    Same here
     
  4. dazinith

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    i have 2, one with the issue, one without..

    i say 'issue' very lightly though.. all i have to do is hold the R4 near the slot and provide a tad bit of pressure when putting the card in and it clicks every time.. it will go in with a click about 50% of the time when i don't do this..
     
  5. skaman

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    I have 2 units both click in.

    I could only vote once. [​IMG]

    So add +1 to the count in the poll.

    Late!
     
  6. SpaceJump

    SpaceJump Where's my new 2D-Metroid?

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    No problem here so far.
     
  7. grampylover

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    I bought three units--one for myself, one for my sister, and one for my brother-in-law. Of the three, one accepts the mSD card easily, one takes it acceptably, and the last makes it quite difficult to properly insert the card. I think this is simply the price paid for buying gray-market merchandise. Still, I'm very happy with the R4.
     
  8. Slippy

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    I had a bit of difficulty with mine for a short time after i changed the case from white to black. After using it for a while, and then putting a lot of pressure on the corners to make sure there were no gaps, it seems to work fine now.
     
  9. Jax

    Jax Pip Pip Cheerioink!

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    Not at all [​IMG]
     
  10. adgloride

    adgloride Its A Wii Wario

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    I had a small problem with the clickyness last night on the R4. The microSD clicked a few times but sprung back out again. I blew inside the card and so far it seems to be working. It may have been better using a similar technique like they used with the supercard lite. Its not spring loaded and the card comes out easily and stays in.
     
  11. Friction Baby

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    Holy crap this is an awesome thread I thought my R4 was screwed up? Turns out the "Push it in slowly till it clicks" theory works awesome thank you [​IMG]
     
  12. ZeWarriorReturnz

    ZeWarriorReturnz Banned

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    you bumped a thread 5 months old...
     
  13. Friction Baby

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    It applied to an issue I was having?
     
  14. ZeWarriorReturnz

    ZeWarriorReturnz Banned

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    Yeah, but did you *have* to bump it? I prefer making new threads instead of bumping very very old ones.
     
  15. Retal

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    YOU HAVE VIOLATED INTERNETS ETIQUETTE!!!
     
  16. Friction Baby

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    Whatever people may find it useful still, this topic does serve a purpose to people with this issue therefore it is useful information which should be in public view as needed irregardless of the age of the topic. Use your head people?
     
  17. superrob

    superrob H4X H4X H4X!

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    Hmm i got the problem 2 weeks after i got my R4.
    But i just removed the little devil and now it works.
     
  18. Spikey

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    My M3 Simply had that problem about a month after purchase and then I fixed it. I received mine on January 1st, and two weeks ago my M3 Simply completely died. It doesn't read from the micro sd anymore, stays at the "loading" screen, even if no micro sd card is inserted. Sucks. [​IMG] Now I'm waiting to see if I should get the Evolution or keep waiting for M3 Real.
     
  19. Quay Cur

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    I feel like a bit of an idiot asking this, but what's an M3 Real? Is that going to be their new M3DSS with SDHC compatibility?
     
  20. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

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    Well, there are rumors that the M3 Team will make a Slot 1 card with perfect Download Play compatibility blablabla... Well, I don't believe it's true to be honest. I think there's just the M3 Simply and G6 Real.

    But there is a chance that I'll be proven wrong [​IMG]