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R4i SDHC use guide

R4i SDHC card from www.r4i-sdhc.com is a most attractive flashcard in 2010. It is the upgrade version of R4 ds card. R4i SDHC support MicroSD card up to 16GB. It is a strong game engine to offer games, music and movies. Since its released, R4i sdhc is widely loved by millions of Nintendo DSi players for the steady capability and good performance. It is easy to install the R4i sdhc kernel and play games in R4i SDHC V1.4.1.

R4i SDHC Accessories

Before R4i SDHC runing in Nintendo console, please check below accessories are included in the R4i SDHC package:
 1 X R4i SDHC card
 1 X USB reader
 1 X MicroSD Card

We have following options for users to select:

R4i SDHC connect with TF card

R4i SDHC (red r4i card) user attention: Confirm the R4i SDHC you buy is genuine R4i SDHC card from r4i-sdhc.com. Any other imitated R4i card may cause failed. Secondly, Insert TF card to the R4i sdhc or R4-SDHC card according to below picture.

  r4i-sdhc-card-insert.jpg r4i-sdhc-connection.jpg

R4i SDHC Kernel installation

There are 4 steps to upgrade R4i SDHC kernel
1. Download latest R4i SDHC kernel package, release it to the computer. There will be 4 files ias below.
2. Connect the MicroSD card to computer through an USB reader.
3. Copy the "R4.DAT","Moonsh12", "R4iMenu" and "Moonmemo" files to the root directory of your TF card.
4. Disconnect the TF card with computer, and connect it to DSi. Reset DSi to enter R4i SDHC main menu.

R4.DAT for game kernel, Moonsh12 for video kernel, R4iMenu for DIY interface, Moonmemo files.
Copy games
By using TF card reader, connect the TF card with computer, copy the downloaded games to TF card. (If needed, corresponding menu can be set up)

R4i SDHC Main menu operation

Correctly insert the TF card to R4i SDHC, then connect the R4i SDHC card to you Nintendo console. Start the machine and enter R4i SDHC main menu interface. By pressing buttons (right and left) or touching screens, you may choose the games or media function, press A to the relative function.

R4i SDHC Game menu operation

Choosing game function in R4i SDHC Main Menu to enter Game interface, return back main menu by pressing R Key.
In Game Interface, press L to adjust 4-level brightness.
In Game Interface, it's on top screen showing game messages including four items: game, cheat, setting and ROM, while it's on bottom screen showing game name, file size and current game category. Press "UP" and "DOWN" to check current page easily, and press "LEFT" and "RIGHT" to turn over the page, on the top line of bottom screen, it is showed with current file and total file qties, while on bottom line of the bottom screen the path of the category.
Press X or B, enter four items in the top screens: game, cheat, setting and ROM.
Enter cheat item, it's showed in the bottom screee Current game name, cheat function setting, cheat function switch, timely reminding window and file saving. Touch Cheat off/Cheat on to run the cheat function, and touch file saving to save the file.
Enter Setting item, it's showed in the bottom screen there languages: English, Simplified Chinese and Japanese, touch file saving to save the relevant file.
Enter ROM item, it's showed in the top bottom screen cheat, DMA, software start functions, touch the relevant file to save the file. When the Soft-Reset function is ON during game, "L+R+A+B+X+Y" kdy combination can be pressed to return R4-II menu.. Don't save during soft reset, otherwise "archive lost" will be led. It is recommended to return game main menu and then soft reset. If Soft-Reset can not be operated or the Game is impacted, please turn off the soft-reset function.

Play Game in R4i SDHC card

Choose your expected game in the game menu, press A or touch the screen to play games.
In the first operation, it will remind " file is effected"
The updated date of the files will be automatically revised while playing the games each time, the updated files could be easily found by checking the latest date revision.
The names of the files are the same as which of the games, expanded name is SAV. Which can be copied to computer at any moment.

R4i SDHC Cheat Operation

Choose the games, enter Cheat by pressing B or X.
Game Title is showed in the top screen, while it shows in the bottom screen reminding window, Cheat off/Cheat on, file saving, current Cheat items. Choose your expected Cheat item by pressing "up" and "down", and open or close the item by pressing A or touching the screen. Touch "Cheat on/Cheat off" to operate the Cheat, and touch the screen to save the file.
While the Cheat is running, you may choose the cheat code one by one by pressing "up" and "down", and close the cheat code by pressing "A". Under Cheat Code Category, press A to open/close the category. You can delete the cheat.dat file in R4iMenu category if the cheat function is not required.
Cheat database updates: Download the newest cheat database and copy usrcheat.dat file to R4iMenu category.

R4i SDHC Skin change

There are 4 files in the R4iMenu/Skin category: TScreen.bmp, BottomInit.bmp, TScreen.bmp and BottomScreen.bmp. Content in the pictures can be changed at random. For default setting, skin will be changed with the season, 1 season, 1 skin.
TScreen.bmp -- R4 NDSI Top screen interface after starting the machine
BottomInit.bmp -- R4 NDSI Bottom screen interface after starting the machine
TScreen.bmp -- R4 NDSI Top screen interface for the file category
BottomScreen.bmp -- R4 NDSI Bottom screen interface for the file category
Notice: The above files names can not be changed, picture must be in .bmp format with 8 or 24 digits, picture size must be of 256*192 pixel.
Once your favourite picture is ready, copy the complete category "TF card R4iMenu/ skin" to TF category. Then your loved skin will appear in the R4i SDHC main menu.

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