R4i sdhc official team released the newest kernel V2.13 as well as 3DS V6.2.0-12 and DSI V1.45 update patch for its r4isdhc silver rts card on Aug.13, 2013. More games are compatible.
If you upgrade your 3DS to the latest version before upgrade r4i sdhc silver rts card first, and you use non updated r4i sdhc silver rts card on the console, you will meet this error message
“An error has occurred. Press and Hold the POWER Button to turn the system off.
Please refer to the Operations manual for the details.”
Then you need to upgrade the card, this post is to tell you step by step of how to upgrade your r4i sdhc silver rts card to work on V6.2.0-12 and dsi v1.45.
Before you do the upgrade, you should prepare a NDSL or NDSI or under 3DS (6.2.0-12) console to upgrade your flash card.
Things You Will Need:
-R4i SDHC Silver RTS Flashcart
-MiroSD Card and Card Adaptor
-DSI/DSL or 3DS with system version lower than v6.2.0
Step 1. Download the r4isdhc silver rts update patch
Step 2. Download the latest kernel v2.13
Step 3. Unzip the two compressed files
Step 4. Drag all the contents in the two folders to the root of your MicroSD card
Step 5. Insert the MicroSD card to your R4isdhc silver card and insert the r4i card to your DS Lite console. Turn on your DS.
Step 6. Click [UPDATE] in lower left to reflesh catalog, choose and run fwUpdate_V6.20.nds update patch on your DS Lite
Step 7. Press KEY_A. The updating process will begin. It will show [pls not shut down power] after a moment，You can restart console when screen show [Please cycle power].
After updating it with success, your r4i sdhc silver rts can support the latest 3ds 6.2.0-12 and dsi v1.45 system. Please power off firmware after update firmware.
PS: Everytime when 3ds get upgrade, you can always use this instructions to upgrade your r4i sdhc 3ds rts card, the only difference is the firmware and kernels, but you can download them from the same page http://www.r4isdhc.com/download_silver_new2013/
If you plan to buy r4i sdhc silver rts card, I suggest you to buy the preflashed one from us, all the r4i 3ds we send out will be the latest and updated version, you don’t need to update it by youself on a DS lite.