What firmware should I use?

Discussion in 'Acekard' started by KataNoob, Jan 22, 2010.

  1. KataNoob
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    KataNoob Member

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    Hi, I just got my AceKard 2i in the mail today, and I got this one small question about which firmware I should use.
    My Nintendo Dsi's firmware is 1.2E, and I just want to know if its safe to use AKAIO 1.5 or do I have to update my ds to be able to use that firmware?

    Thanks
    -KataNoob
     
  2. elixirdream

    elixirdream GBAtemp Legend

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    yes it is safe to use

    by the way the latest version of AKAIO is 1.5.1
     
  3. EyeZ

    EyeZ GBAtemp Addict

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    If you have the acekard 2i, then AKAIO is a must

    If you should update you DSi to V1.4, then your acekard will need to be updated also
     
  4. Whipple

    Whipple GBAtemp Regular

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    I would not recommend upgrading your DSi firmware.
    There are few advantages to the newer firmware and they contain code desugbed to block flashcarts.
    (However, most of the better flashcarts (such as the 2i) have a workaround that allows you to use them with the newer frrmware.)
     
  5. elixirdream

    elixirdream GBAtemp Legend

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    talking about that

    since your DSi is still 1.2
    if you don't mind having danny phantom as the icon
    then just upgrade your acekard2i to be compatible with DSi 1.4 [​IMG]
     
  6. C175R

    C175R GBAtemp Pirate

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    there's nothing wrong with upgrading your DSi to 1.4 if you do the update for your acekard BEFORE updating you DSi.

    Well...besides danny phanton icon but its not like you are gona be staring at the Icon for hours so it should not matter.
     
  7. KataNoob
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    Okay, Thanks for your replies I really appreciate it [​IMG], I just have on more question.
    How do I update my acekard ? isint the firmwares the updates?
     
  8. C175R

    C175R GBAtemp Pirate

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  9. Elritha

    Elritha GBAtemp Addict

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    If there's little advantage updating your DSi then I wouldn't bother. Usually exploits are discovered on older firmwares anyway. [​IMG]
     
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