Urgent problem!

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Aug 8, 2011

Urgent problem! by Nyuugen at 3:54 PM (645 Views / 0 Likes) 9 replies

  1. Nyuugen
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    Hello, everybody. You see, I have quite a problem regarding the NDS homebrew app, "Rudolph's Nintendo DS Backup Tool Wi-Fi".

    I have done the following:

    1. Downloaded NDS Backup Tool Wi-Fi
    2. Downloaded SmallFTPd
    3. Extracted NDS Backup Tool Wi-Fi
    4. Opened SmallFTPd
    5. Set port to "8080"
    6. Set it to use my own IP
    7. Made a user
    8. Put "c:\temp" as directory
    9. Put "RLW" instead of "RL"
    10. Started the FTP server
    11. Set the .ini file to the right settings
    12. Booted up NDS Backup Tool Wi-Fi
    13. Entered authentic NDS game
    14. I click on "make new ROM" (B-button)

    It just doesn't work. The "downloading bar" shows up, and then there's a message like "dumping doesn't work, try again".

    What did I do wrong?! Please, I'm desperate for help here.

    Does the flashcart matter? I'm currently using an R4DS, but if it's that, I've bought a Supercard DSTWO...
     
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    An original R4?
    So you're doing this on a DS/Lite?

    And for the IP, you are putting the internal and not external IP, right?
     
  3. Nyuugen
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    Uh, what? Yeah, I'm doing it on a DS Lite, can I do it better on No$gba or another NDS emulator?

    How to you check your IP? I just ran "cmd.exe" and typed in "ipconfig", and I used the "IPv4 Adress".
     
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    I ask because many of the tools don't work on a DSi, DSi XL, or 3DS.

    And assuming it's the IP that starts with 192.168.x.x or 10.x.x.x it's the right one.
     
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    Yes, they do... But I still can't backup the games...

    I'm really desperate here - I have a Nintendo DS Lite, a R4DS flashcart, and I have a working Wi-Fi connection - what could possibly be the problem?
     
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    Oh, and could this in anyway work if using the Supercard DSTWO instead of the R4DS?
     
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    the problem could be that you need to portforward your FTP IP address. other problems could be your system firewall or router firewall (including the SPI/NAT) blocking the app.

    the recommended tool for dumping roms is wood dumper. rudolphs tools are outdated.

    http://filetrip.net/file.php?id=24857

    -another world
     
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    In addition some routers block local communication separately from WAN so you may need to have to stop filtering that as well.
     
  9. Nyuugen
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    @Rydian

    How do I do that?

    @Another World

    Is that better than Rudolph's, then? Where can I find a guide for it?
     
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    Wait, I got it! Thank you SO much, Another World! I got Wood Dumping, and now it all works! Thanks!
     

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