R4-FAQ
  • Q1: How to enable game cheating?
    Answer: How to enable game cheating?How to enable game cheating?

  • Q2: How to return back to the firmware/kernel during playing game?
    Answer: Press at the keys (left + right + up + down + X + Y + B + A + L + R) during playing games。

  • Q3: If the games list is pretty large, and only 4 games at a time as I scroll thru them, and each has its
    Answer: There is a “zoom in/out” icon at the left bottom corner of the bottom/touch screen. Press it to switch to the text view mode. Also can use the left/right button the scroll the list by page mode, each page contain 4 games。

  • Q4: How to customize or change R4i skin/themes?
    Answer: C

  • Q5: When start it up with a download game, the game cannot play.
    Answer: That is due to the anti‐flash card routine of the new games. Download the latest version of the R4i kernel which provides the solution for the game, in the meanwhile temporary can use the patch version of the ROM (if available in the web). Report th

  • Q6: How to change the language setting of the R4i?
    Answer: To change prefer language, press “X, B” to select the “language” setting button which locate at the top screen (third icon from the top). User also can configure the “language.ini” locate at the R4iMenu folder to configure the preference l

  • Q7: An error message appears whenever restart saying that the file name of a game is too long.
    Answer: There is a maximum limit of the full path name in the kernel (max 80 chars). Please reduce the filename, it will work again.

  • Q8: R4i don't save game. When restart the DSi, the game is started at the beginning
    Answer: The file system of the SD card might be problem, First copy all the contain of the SD card to the computer for backup, Second reformatting the SD card, for SD card more than 1GB please format to FAT32. Last copy back the backup files to the SD card

  • Q9: Always got stuck at “save file not found” error message during loading game
    Answer: The file system of the SD card might be problem, First copy all the contain of the SD card to the computer for backup, Second reformatting the SD card, for SD card more than 1GB please format to FAT32. Last copy back the backup files to the SD card

  • Q10: The game will play just fine but it will not recognize the save file the next time the game is loaded
    Answer: The file system of the SD card might be problem, First copy all the contain of the SD card to the computer for backup, Second reformatting the SD card, for SD card more than 1GB please format to FAT32. Last copy back the backup files to the SD card

  • Q11: “System date error! Please check NDS system date.”
    Answer: Please NDS game system date can be updated to the current date.