Save region convertion

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  1. OuTee
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    Hi,

    I have Zelda Skyward Sword save file for US released game and i have a copy of EU game. Is there a way to convert my old save file so i can play on my original coppy of europian game with it?

    Sorry for my english, hope u know what i mean. :P
     
  2. JoostinOnline

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    Dump your save file with Savegame Manager GX and post it here. I'll convert it for you. Someone needs to create an app for this.
     
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    If i did everything right it should be it http://www.mediafire.com/?rdo5srfqzx63r7i
    i will love you for ever if you will make it work.
    And i hope i coppied right one (it was called SOUP and other was SOUE). If i did anything wrong plz tell me im desperate! :)
     
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    That is the PAL copy. I need your US copy (SOUE) so I can convert it.
     
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    http://www.mediafire.com/?m2igp0wgj80g7z0 this should be the one. :)
     
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    Lol, that's the same one. I need the folder called 00010000534f5545.
     
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    how can you convert save files? i would love the samba de amigo save from pal to be nstc cause my save i uploaded won't work on my wii
     
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    You have to hex edit them. However, it won't always work because there can be key differences between regions that make them incompatible. One example is Metroid Prime 3. If you use an NTSC-U save on a PAL version, the game will tell you that the save is corrupted and delete the file.
     
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    oh i see... i guess i could unlock everything with gecko even through it would take some time... but that's the price i pay i guess.
     
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    Well give me the save you want converted (dumped with SGM GX) and I'll change the region. You can see if it works after that.
     
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    quick question through are data.bin files supported with with SGM GX? if not i don't think i can do that with out getting the pal version...
     
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    You have to play both regions first. There is probably a way to install the save without that, but I don't know it.
     
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    i can play the nstc i have to get a pal version from some where it may be a while... i'll see what i can do i'm downloading songs on GH:WOR atm so i'll post it later.
     
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    http://www.mediafire.com/?wmckkn4yx43l8kr this must be the one... sorry and thank you very much!
     
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    Okay, use these files and restore the PAL save with SGM GX. You should have your progress from the US save:
    http://www.mediafire.com/?396cfzinaj4tcvm
     
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    It works, u r my official hero of the day! I dont know how to thank you! Bless you mate!
     
  17. JoostinOnline

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    Lol, glad I could help.
     
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