How to play GBA games with R4i gold 3ds on your DS

Maybe as we knew,the newest r4i gold 3ds firmware v1.44 update added 3 in 1 supporting,so this article is a guide on how to play GBA games on your DS with R4i gold 3ds,please read following content to get more details :

Prepared Things

1. A DS Console, the 3 in 1 expansion pack as well as a r4i 3ds , like following pix show

2.Download the latest firmware v1.44 and GBA Exploader software are respectively and unzip them,open the folder,then copy these files into your micro sd card :  __rpg , _DS_MENU.DAT ,GBA_ExpLoader.ini as well as GBA_ExpLoader_058b0_MX.nds .

3. Creat a “GBA” directory into your micro sd card and put the GBA games that you download into “GBA” folder as well.

User Guide :

1. Insert both  r4i gold 3ds and EZ 3 in 1 into your DS and power it.

2.After enter the menu of wood r4,choose the GBA_ExpLoader_058b0_MX.nds and click “A”,like following pix shows:
GBA Exploader

then you will see following system alarm

3.Scroll to the GBA game you wish to load. Press “A” to load any of the GBA games stored on your R4. Here we choose “Super Robot Taisen”

Press keyboard “x” to backup whole SRAM to SRAM.BIN,then press “A ” to analyzing this game


After finished,then you can play the GBA games on your DS


For you have backup the game files into your 3 in 1 already,so next time,if you want lauch this game,you can just insert the expansion card without r4i gold 3ds card into your DS.

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