Skins not displaying clock or calendar

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  1. gumbyx84
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    I'm having a weird issue with some of the themes I downloaded today. The calendar and clock aren't showing up on some of them. Below are the themes I'm having the problem with:

    http://www.ndsthemes.com/themes/details/t/405922822c
    http://www.ndsthemes.com/themes/details/t/fe70873ebb
    http://www.ndsthemes.com/themes/details/t/3db40dd474
    http://www.ndsthemes.com/themes/details/t/16891e8199

    I'm running AKAIO 1.6 RC-2 due to 1.7 not working on my cart (ya I don't get it either). Can anyone with 1.7 working on their Ak2i test these themes/skins and see if they have the same problem. Would greatly appreciate it.
     
  2. CamulaHikari

    CamulaHikari Kami Kurai

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    Just copy the calander map from the original skin to the map of the new skin. This works with custom skins I use.
     
  3. Depravo

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    Every Acekard skin on NDSThemes has instructions how to make the clock and calendar work properly. Open your eyes.
     
  4. tk_saturn

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    The files: clock_colon.bmp, clock_numbers.bmp, day_numbers.bmp, year_numbers.bmp will need to be place into a folder named "calendar" within the skin's folder. Take notice of the spelling of "calendar", as it's easily misspelt.
     
  5. gumbyx84
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    Cocky much? I did read the instructions and it didn't work. tk_saturn was right (again as he was right about why 1.7 wasnt working on my cart) ; I misspelled calendar. Simple mistake.

    One random querstion: Why aren't those files in the correct folder anyway? Is it a change in the folder structure of skins in the newer firmware releases?
     
  6. tk_saturn

    tk_saturn GBAtemp Psycho!

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    If you download them from the Acekard site, then have the folder structure intact. I've no idea why NDSthemes have them packaged in that way.
     
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    this guy is awesome

    anyways
    yea its just the way people uploaded the files or it has something to do with winrar [​IMG]
     
  8. jurassicplayer

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    The images are uploaded as images...nothing zipped or anything. Then they wondrous system does the rest.
     
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    Now that I don't know. Surely it would be less trouble all round if they just set it up correctly at their end.