Here is a update news about R4i gold 3DS flashcard, yesterday i have announced that the new DSi firmware V1.4.2 has released ,and the new firmware blocked most of the flashcards, details you can check here in QJ:
New DSi firmware V1.4.2(EU) Released---Blocked Flashcards
And we can imagine that all of the flashcard teams are now working hard to make their flashcards to support the new firmware, and today, R4i gold 3DS has released the patch to update and make it to work on DSi V1.4.2, and also a related video, let's take a look!
The r4ids.cn site released the news today:
R4ids gold V1.4.2 Updating Patch is released 2011-05-12
Attention:If your NDSi has been updated to V1.4.2 and your R4i GOLD 3DS card can not work on it.Please update your R4i GOLD 3DS card with this patch.Please read readme.txt attached firstly.Just do as the procedures listed in readme.txt .
V1.42 R4ids gold upgrade patch
Video about it
Here is their Readme txt file:
This patch is designed for r4ids gold 3ds released by r4ids.cn
In order to make your r4ids gold 3ds run on NDSi V1.4.2, you should update your r4ids gold with this patch.
Please do as the procedures listed below.
(1)The procedures for V142_Patch_NDSL.nds
1.Download the latest WOOD R4 for R4ids gold from and unzip it to the root directory of your tf card
2.Copy V142_Patch_NDSL.nds to your tf card
3.You should get a NDSL
4.Just power your NDSL on and boot up V142_Patch_NDSL.nds
5.Take your R4ids Gold out of the NDSL
6.Reinsert your R4ids Gold into the NDSL
7.Press KEY_A and the updating process will begin
8.You should keep your NDSL powered on during the updating process
9.IF the result shows SUCCESS, it means you have updated your R4ids Gold with success and this card can work on NDSi V1.4.2
For the users whose R4ids Gold has been broken, you can get a NDSL and another flashcard.
Just boot up V142_Patch_NDSL.nds with the other flashcard and reinsert your R4ids Gold.
You can also update your R4ids Gold.
(2)The procedures for V142_Patch_NDSi.nds
1.Download the latest WOOD R4 for R4ids Gold from and unzip it to the root directory of your tf card
2.Copy V142_Patch_NDSi.nds to your tf card
3.You should get a NDSi
4.Just power your NDSi on and boot up V142_Patch_NDSi.nds
5.Attention:do not take out your R4ids Gold
6.Press KEY_A and the updating process will begin
7.You should keep your NDSL powered on during the updating process
8.IF the result shows SUCCESS, it means you have updated your R4ids Gold with success and this card can work on NDSi V1.4.2
If you meet any questions, please send mails to r4ids.cn to get technical support.