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another nooby question
« on: January 31, 2011, 01:42:29 pm »
where exactly do i find the txt and all that in nds rom =P


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Re: another nooby question
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2011, 03:15:03 pm »
Hard work, and lots of it.

Seriously, there's no magic bullet solution. It might be in a file called "text.bin" in the "script" directory, or it might be in "03DF8540.dat" in a directory called "an". There's no guarantee where you'll find it, or even how it's stored. If you're working on a Japanese game, the text will probably be in Shift-JIS format, meaning you'll need this table, but if the script is compressed, you'll need to learn some programming skills if you want to extract and reinsert text - the usual tools won't cut it.
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