How To Upgrade R4i Gold 3DS To Work With Nintendo Console

How To Upgrade R4i Gold 3DS To Work With Nintendo Console

Suppose that if your r4i gold 3ds was blocked by nintendo 3DS newest system , at this time , you need to upgrade yourflashcart .(as we know that the newest firmware is V7.2.0-17, but r4i gold 3ds still can work great on it ) flashcart is blocked means the firmware which run on the chip of r4i gold 3ds can’t work on the version of the console anymore , so it need to upgrade . The upgrade file will path the chip firmware not the kernel on the micro sd card.

If your r4i gold 3ds flashcart is blocked by nintendo 3DS , your screen will appear this message when you insert your r4i gold 3ds flashcart .

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

Step 1 , Download the latest wood firmware from  here: V1.64

After download  , you will get the compressed file :

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart
extract it and you will get

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart
open the folder and copy all the contents on the root of your micro sd card ,

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

 

To upgrade r4i gold 3ds , you need a low version of nintendo console , such as ds lite or ds console (or other consle that didn’t upgrade to the latest system). Here i use the 3ds lite for an example .

Step 2, donwload the upgrade patch , now you can download from here : r4i gold 3ds flashcart upgrade patch

extract it

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

Open it

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

Because i use the ds lite to upgrade r4i gold 3ds flashcart , i copy the second one into the micro sd card .

Then insert the micro sd card into r4i gold 3ds flaschart , then put them together into the ds lite ,Power on the ds lite,

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

click the micro sd card

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

Click the update patch file and start the update process

Please note : If you use a ds lite to do the update, you need to take out the r4i gold 3ds card and then reinsert it into the ds lite, then click A to start the update.When you see the menu below, if you update card with a dsi console, you can just click A to start the update.

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

 


R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

R4i Gold 3ds Flashcart

 


Yes ! is easy . now you can enjoy your games with the newest Nintendo 3DS firmware.

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