SD-Cardless boot.

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by Blue_Mew, Nov 6, 2016.

  1. Blue_Mew
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    Blue_Mew Why'd you forget boot.dat?...

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    Is it ok to copy a9lh.bin to the CTR NAND with FBI for SD-cardless boot?
     
  2. PrometheusG.

    PrometheusG. GBAtemp Fan

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    yes :-)
    but the bin file is called arm9loaderhax.bin
     
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  3. Blue_Mew
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    Blue_Mew Why'd you forget boot.dat?...

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    Ik a9lh shortens the word arm9loaderhax.
     
  4. proflayton123

    proflayton123 Sakura思い

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    ive seen this before, but then if you do boot with sd-less method, does it just load like a home menu fresh or with your stuff installed on? Oo
     
  5. PrometheusG.

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    it loads as "fresh".the only game that was "installed" was fieldrunners which I bought from eshop, I had my reasons :P
     
  6. xtheman

    xtheman GBAtemp Guru

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    ???
    Make sure you update your a9lh install too
    https://plailect.github.io/Guide/updating-a9lh

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    If no sd is shown it loads like a regular homemenu without a sd card meaning dsiware, folders, and your cart are their and thats it.
     
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  7. Blue_Mew
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    Blue_Mew Why'd you forget boot.dat?...

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    Whatever is installed on the NAND. FBI GBA DSI games stuff like that. in case my sd card gets corrupted an is restoring 64gb i can play Virtual Consol or cartridges
     
  8. proflayton123

    proflayton123 Sakura思い

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    so if i use A9LH with sysNAND, that means my stuff would load? Oo
     
  9. xtheman

    xtheman GBAtemp Guru

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    No if you take out your sd card with arm9loaderhax.bin in your ctrnand your stuff won't show.
    If no arm9loaderhax.bin is on sd but sd is in then you games should still show
     
  10. proflayton123

    proflayton123 Sakura思い

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    aah ok thanks for clearing that up :)
     
  11. Blue_Mew
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    Blue_Mew Why'd you forget boot.dat?...

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    CTR NAND is like 512MB lmao.
     
  12. Darkyose

    Darkyose Mysterious

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    Home Alone Somewhere.
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    ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
  15. evandixon

    evandixon PMD Researcher

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    If you re-insert your SD after booting, your stuff should show up and be usable. Tested with ShadowNAND. I installed this new method, but haven't done anything with it yet, besides making sure it technically worked.
     
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