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R4 Problem loading error

R4 Problem I recently received an R4 it came with the R4 2GB kingston Micro SD and a Micro SD Usb 2.0 reader. It came with no disc. I have downloaded various kernels and softwares but none seem to work, after turning on the DS the screen flashes and loading is stuck. I have used WinRar to extract documents from kernals and Roms. I have no idea what make the card is as i received it as a present with no box.

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Get this file

extract the file with winrar, and copy the files to the DS card. The file structure should have is:
Files
  • _DS_MENU.DAT
  • _DS_MSHL.NDS
Folders
  • _system_
  • moonshl
You should now put your .nds files onto the root of the card also, and hopefully all should work OK for you

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Ave got a r4ds card but cant get games to work do i load them as rar files or do i extract them to get them to work

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