Still Another 3in1 Question!

Discussion in 'EZ-Flash' started by jakisthe, Jan 13, 2008.

  1. jakisthe

    jakisthe Member

    Jan 9, 2008
    United States
    got a 3in1 a few days ago to go along with my R4, and I've since figured out how to get games running on in.
    But wait!
    Since it lacked any kind of instruction, I'm still confused:
    1. how do i put games onto the actual 3in1 memory? So far all my games are, as far as I know, on my R4 card, which is space I want to save for DS games.
    2. How do I play games without having to do NOR erasing/copying?
    For instance, say I get games A and B. I NOR erase/copy game A, and play it. Then I do the same for B. However, when I go back to trying to pla A, I run it (ie, press X), but game B comes up. The only way i can get game A to come up is to NOR erase/copy again, which takes several minutes. In addition, I think it might do something to the saves, but I've never been sure (as in, I'd rather not try eraseing/recopying if it messes up my saves, so I havent tried it yet)

  2. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

    Former Staff
    Jan 1, 2007
    Wales, UK
    The 3-in-1 can only store 1 rom at a time in NOR. The same goes for PSRAM except what's in NOR stays in there until erase it/replace it and what's in PSRAM goes when you switch off.

    Also the 3-in-1 has no storage facility, all games have to be stored on your R4 and sent to it.
  3. jakisthe

    jakisthe Member

    Jan 9, 2008
    United States
    well, thank you for that! but didn't the 3-in-1 claim to have a 256mb space?
  4. freakazaa

    freakazaa Member

    Dec 20, 2007
    it has 256mbit of space.

    it's different from 256megabytes. 256mbit is only 32 megabytes (1 byte = 8 bits)
  5. Wekker

    Wekker GBAtemp Fan

    Aug 4, 2007
    i was lookng for a good slot 2 card
    can roms on 3in1 be played on gameboy advance systeem?
  6. MaHe

    MaHe one lazy schmo

    Aug 4, 2006
    Of course. [​IMG]
    But you still need a DS to write them to NOR flash ...