system startup chime

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system startup chime by Diosoth at 5:41 AM (932 Views / 0 Likes) 8 replies

  1. Diosoth
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    Here's the deal- the other day I turned my DS Lite on and the startup chime sound played in an unusual high pitch. This happened with and without headphones, with or without a game on. It happened several times and I could find no obvious hardware reason for this. All other sound effects played as they should so it was not a speaker or sound processing issue. Now though, it's suddenly gone back to playing the proper chime. Anyone have a clue as to what may have been going on?
     
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    This has happened to me before. I left it alone and let it charge since it was running low on power and it returned to normal. Anyone know the real cause of this?
     
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    Means it was your birthday it changes on your b-day
     
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    That's the "Birthday" chime. It happened when it was my brothers birthday. We thought it was broken [​IMG]
    It works off the date you put as your birthday.
     
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    omg really? That's pretty cool, never knew that [​IMG]
     
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    Scared me a little too the first time it happened.
    But yeah, birthday chime is my bet.
     
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    That makes sense then. My birthday was last week, I turned on the DS as the electricity went out for a few hours.
     
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    Lol, same thing happened to me a few weeks ago. It freaked me out, I thought my DS was broken.
     
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    happy bday [​IMG]
     
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