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R4 chip HI i have recently purchased 4 r4 chips with memory and software already downloaded, i have no problem with 3 of them but with the 1 the ds isnt recognising that the card has been inserted, i have tried switching memoy cards and that doesnt seem to be the problem the problem seems to be with the chip. I have tried contacting the company where i purchased them but they are not being very helpful. would be grateful of any suggestions as it is getting very close to xmas and all i need is one unhappy child. thanks

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Step 1 :
try to change other micro sd card, see if the micro sd problem
step2:
download the new 1.18 firweare from "OFFICIAL WEBSITE"
step3:
clearn up the metal pin on the r4 chip by alcohol

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