Tutorial: How to use the R4i gold 3ds card for your 3DS XL, 3DS, DSi and DSL 13,061 views
This tutorial is for customers who have bought the r4i gold 3ds card from us. When you receive our card, if you dont know to use, just follow this thread, you will use it in a few mins.
The R4i gold 3ds in this guide is the card from R4ids.cn, which uses wood firmware, if your card is not this one, the method maybe different.
Step1: You need to get as micro SD card. it doesn’t matter what size, because r4i gold 3ds card supports SDHC, which means it can work with 2G, 4G, 8G and more. If this is the first time you use the sd card on R4i gold 3ds. we suggest you format it first. Just back up everything be fore you do the format.
Step2: Download the latest woodf firmware from the official site. you can alwasy get the latest wood firmware from here: r4 gold firmware After you download the file, extract it, you will get a folder called “__rpg” and a file called “_DS_MENU.DAT” you just put them in the root of your sd card.
Step3: Put some game roms in the sd card, you can create some new folders in the sd card and then put the game roms in different folders as you want.
Step4: Insert the r4i gold 3ds with sd card into your 3DS/DS consoles, turn on and play.
Notice: the r4i gold card we send out is always preflashed and can work on the latest DSi and 3DS firmware, you don’t need to update it, you can just follow the steps above to play games.
As always, feel free to use the contact me if you have any questions, and if you want to buy a R4i gold 3ds card, just click the pic below.