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Nintendo switch

I have a faulty Nintendo switch, temperament at booting and when it does no wifi. I thought it was the wifi chip however after taking it to a repair service, I'm told it's the cpu. I believe the cput is tied in to the mainboard and other chips so a straight forward replacement wont work? Please help or advise. Kind regards MR A AZIZ All praise be to the Source

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Nintendo wii to nintendo DSI game transfer

Can you transfer a game from the nintendo wii to an SD card and then play it on a nintendo DSI?

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Nintendo DS Cleaning

What is the best way to clean the screens on a Nintendo DS? I just want to be careful not to damage anything, so let me know if my worries are really necessary. Thanks, SC-Ghost

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Nintendo emulator controller

So here's what I'm wanting to do.... I would like some ideas and information on how to take an old school nes controller, add an lcd screen, headphone jack, battery and usb flashdrive, combine them all with the proper software and have it loaded full of nes roms to play on the go.  Any info would be great. heavymetaldruid@gmail.com

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NEW NINTENDO DS

Nintendo announced a new DS model at their conference. It's called the Nintendo DSi and has a few improvements over the Nintendo DS Lite. One, media support with an SD card reader and two built in cameras. Unfortunately, it does lack a GBA slot. There is also an online store for it in the same vein as the Wii Shop Channel and uses the same currency for DSiWare. Software on it will cost 0, 200, 500 or 800 points. Essentially it is just an improved version of the DS Lite, but with these improvements, it may well be worth getting. It is set for release in Japan on November 1st 2008 with US and EU releases to follow in Early 2009. What do you guys think?

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Fix Nintendo DS?

My son's favourite game was getting stuck in it's slot.  He took it out and shoved his ds pen in to the card slot - not i can see bent prongs/teeth and no game will play.  Can this be fixed?  How?  Many thanks - so near Xmas cannot afford a new one :(

Question by anniecan  


making a nintendo screwdriver

I want to put the L.E.D's into my Wii remote but i dont have the screwdriver for it yet, howcan i make my own that will work for even a short period of time? I tried using the small flat head like in one of the instructables but i dont have one the right size and i cant cut up a bigger one to make it fit

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The Nintendo DS Lite

I am absoloutly thinkin' the DS look so damn fun! I just wanna hear your veiws on the cool looking handheld. Have you got one? Do you like it/ why? Best game? Why is it good? Best color to get it in? P.S - I so wanna get one!!!!

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Nintendo DS into PDA?

I have an old DS, and it hit me: could a nintendo DS or DS Lite be converted intto a PDA-style storage/ organizing device? The original DS size seems like it could be made into one of these. Maybe it could still run DS games. Does anyone think this is possible? Can you explain how? And what do you think its capabillities would be?

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Nintendo DSi backups?

If I get a Nintendo DSi that was made for Americans (NTSC) would I be able to play PAL backups on my R4i?

Question by the_burrito_master    |  last reply


Nintendo Wii Laptop

Theres a video on youtube that shows this really cool wii laptop (link below)does anybody know how to make it or a link to where that info can be found?also, since it im gonna be taking apart my wii, how to put in a modchip, with such accommodations in the "wiitop" ? any suggestions for a good chip?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zo08avj9bsQ&feature;=relatedthanks rak

Topic by raykholo    |  last reply


Best Nintendo DS Games

What are the best games for the Nintendo DS?

Topic by SC-Ghost    |  last reply


Nintendo DS Slot 2

So, since theres a Slot 2 Rumble Pack on instructables, we need one that's a flash card, just like the one for Nintendo DS browser, because people might have lost their SLot 2 flash cards for Nintendo DS browser

Topic by Sadam and Osama  


Nintendo DS Lite Not Working

So, I have had my Nintendo DS Lite for a few years and used to play it a lot until 2011-2012. I finally decided to start playing it again a few days ago when it stopped working. I know it isn't dead because I charged it completely before trying to use it. When I turn it on, the green light turns on but the screen remains black. Also, the screen has turned on once or twice but it's currently not working.

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Nintendo DS to External Monitor

Has anybody successfully connected a Nintendo DS (or DSI) to an external monitor?? Or may there be another way to capture what's going on?? I'm stuck???? Any help would generate mad reeeezzzzpects. crabbadam@hotmail.com

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What to do with a Nintendo DS

Somebody gave me a nintendo DS for free because it had a broken top screen. Using the power of instructables I replaced the top screen and now have a perfect Nintendo DS. Problem is...... I never play video games, I have no use for a DS. Anybody have any good ideas of things to make with a Nintendo DS.....either using the DS as a whole or savaging it for parts?

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Nintendo controller laptop case

The classic Nintendo controller keeps showing up in crafts everywhere and this felt laptop case is the latest and greatest one to pop up. It looks so nice I'd love to have one for myself. It would go nicely with an upcoming Nintendo project I'm slowly working on. Flickr page via Gizmodo

Topic by fungus amungus    |  last reply


nintendo game boy advance

Just found my old nintendo game boy, any ideas what I can do, use or make from it?

Question by dmorris11    |  last reply


What to do with old nintendo?

Well yesterday was the community garage sale, and today is trash day. So everyone is throwing out the stuff they didn't sell. Here I was, walking down the street when...VOILA...I see an old Nintendo console with a game in it, and one controller sitting right on top. So, what should I do with it?

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USB Nintendo DS charger?

Here's a idea my head came up with Look at photo, See?, DO THIS ON A OLD DS THAT YOU DON'T WANT ANYMORE! NOT MY FAULT! IF YOU GET BLEW UP OR SOMETHING! DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK! OK no more of that :) USB 2.0 outputs: 5 Volts DS output : 5.2 Volts Maybe a slower charge? What do you think?

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Nintendo Gamecube case ideas

I love the Gamecube, it's my favourite "retro" console out there! My platinum cube has worked fine since the day I got it, but my friend was not so lucky. She stored it terribly, and when it broke beyond repair she gave it to me to have a look at: but not even recalibrating the laser could resurrect the console. She said I could keep it, so that got me thinking about what I could turn this dead console into.  So far I was thinking: -iPod dock with speakers -DVD player -Computer (not unlike the NES PC) -Media HUB (butcher an cheap MP3 player and some speakers perhaps) Can anyone think of any other suggestions? And not something mundane like a lunch box, but something really cool! I was definitely thinking of adding LEDs to it, to give it the "Alienware" look! Here's a picture of the case, no idea how this would help but still I suppose it's a size comparison to a mini-disc! Also, the computer thing has been done once before, it's called the "Pcube" if you want to Google it or something, it's pretty sweet! Thanks for your suggestions!

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How to put games on nintendo dsi?

I have the games but i don't know how to put, where to put to play game in nintendo dsi. i am not being able to play games in nintendo dsi its being really problem to me.

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using a nintendo ds a external screen

Hi, For an art / tech project I want to hook up a usb camera to a nintendo ds. I want to make a kind of floating third eye to gaze upon crowds to get like a bird eye perspective. I have a old usb camera , a laptop and nintendo ds to do this. Can anyone help me to use the nintendo ds as an external screen to display what the usb camera sees.  Or to point me in the right direction, maybe to some information? Many thanks

Topic by Merel    |  last reply


question on an unknown super Nintendo accessory

When i got my super nintendo i bought it used and it came with the little box in the picture. i can't find anything about it online. on the box end it looks like a computer gameport and on the other end its a snes controller plug it seas total control. an answer as to what it is will be greatly appreciated.

Question by mr.mountaineer    |  last reply


Nintendo DS will not turn on, it got wet?

My Nintendo DS Lite got wet and now when plugged into the charger i just get the orange charge light on and nothing else, it wont even power up. Can anyone help PLEASE?

Question by Landy813    |  last reply


nintendo ds lite help please

Well, recently my DS's hinge cracked (just a tiny bit) now 5 times out of 7 the screens won't turn on

Topic by corey_caffeine    |  last reply


Nintendo ds-ds lite-dsi.

Nintendo ds, ds lite and dsi. What do you think? Which one is the best?

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Instant messenger on your Nintendo Dsi!

I have finally found a way on how to get instant messenger on your Nintendo DSi system! Step 1. Go to your Nintendo DSi browser. Step 2. Go to www.IloveIM.com. Step 3. Log in. Step 4. Wait a little bit for it to COMPLETLY load, then click on a name and there you go. Instant messenger!

Topic by Vynash    |  last reply


Nintendo 64 Controller to PC (USB)

Could sum1 pleez make an TuToRiAL, so I can learn how 2 connect a N64 controller to a pc using a USB end? I want 2 oen peepz insied off Teem Foretress 2. Title says it all. Here are some links to the pinouts: N64: http://forums.benheck.com/viewtopic.php?t=11880 USB Wire Pinouts: Green = Data+ White = Data- Black = Ground Red = +5v DC Have any ideas?

Topic by Paint_Man    |  last reply


How to Repair a Nintendo NES System

This forum will be managed by the repair specialists at the Nintendo Repair Shop Inc. We are happy to provide our customers with top level Nintendo Repair products and services available on our site, and are happy to share our expertise with Instructables visitors by responding to questions you may have on this forum. No question is a bad question, unless its hey sexy repair guy can I have your phone number? Sorry ladies I'm taken. So, on that awkward note, lets get started. What questions do you have for us? Also, be sure to check out our Nintendo Repair Instructable guides and videos on our Instructables channel.

Topic by nintendorepair  


Handhend Nintendo 64 (Nicknamed the Retro64!)

Many of you have seen my NES portable Instructable. Hopefully it was helpful to those of you wanting to make your own portables.Gathering information from www.forums.benheck.com (of which I am a member) I build a Nintendo64 portable. :D N64 is my favorite system, and I figured it'd provide an interesting challenge. I decided to make it the smallest while I'm at it, and this N64 portable is currently the smallest ever made.You can see the News topic here, (has much more pictures) and the 22-page WIP topic here.Just so you know in advance, I am not making an Instructable for this one. There is tons of information in the N64 section at the forums, and the N64's board is extremely well-labeled anyway.Comments? :)

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nintendo DSI black for sale - reduced

I am selling my nintendo DSI black witch includes all of the following: DSI console charger lead 5 stylus's (2 of which are extendible) black case 2 game cartridge storage cases all of the manuals the original box and comes fully charged so you can play quicker it costs £69 for everything you see with free postage and packaging. I will only post it to to people in the UK. it is in a good working condition and has been tested. it is PAL format. if you have any questions or you would like to buy it then please leave a comment or private message me.

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nintendo ds lite has shaky screen?

I have a nintendo ds lite and the bottom screen is now shaking is this fixable and if so what part would i need

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how to fix the top part of the nintendo ds ?

The top of the ds screen is red and it doesnt ajust right it flops open

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Open Exe (Executable) Files on a Nintendo DS?

I am wondering if anyone knows how to open exe (executable) files on a Nintendo DS. I already have an r4 card.

Question by qazwsx755    |  last reply


Nintendo DS / Original Game Boy Mod

Don't know if anyone ever thought about doing this. I searched the site and didn't see anything like it so I thought I would put the idea out there. Just wondering what people thought about the prospect of modding an original Game Boy to be the shell for a Nintendo DS or DS Lite. I personally think there is enough room to do. I would try to do it myself, but I just don't have the techinical know-how or a spare DS.

Topic by Kikurimu    |  last reply


Nintendo Wii cd drive to SATA conversion

Hello everyone, I was wondering if someone could help me out with a problem I'm having, I'm trying to use a Nintendo Wii cd drive as an external cd drive(similar to the apple superdrive) and I was wondering if anyone has any idea how to convert it to either USB or SATA, I've spent hours online looking for solutions but all I could find was an Arduino forum with some pinouts, but I don't know what they mean. If anyone could help me out that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Daniel http://forum.arduino.cc/index.php?topic=158745.0

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Is nintendo going to release Majora's Mask for the 3DS? Answered

I am wondering if Nintendo is going to release Majora's Mask for the 3DS. Were there any leaks on this? Gratias agimus tibi, josh1324

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Nintendo Power Glove Bluetooth controller for iPhone

Hola. Here is my current lust for an accessory for my iPhone. I would like to strip down a Nintendo Power Glove and replace the guts with the innards of a current bluetooth accessory (if one exists) that has all of these features; answer call, hang up, play/pause, next/previous, volume up/down, and hopefully home button for voice control. Anything else you can think of to add to the list would be helpful considering there are a great deal of buttons on the glove. Now I don't know what bluetooth signals are required for these functions and I'm pretty sure that the remote voice control isn't available, but maybe with a little of your help this might be a pretty fun toy. Tell me what you think.

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Wiimote Head Tracking -- Nintendo: Please do this!

Johnny Lee did it again! Head tracking with the Wiimote!From his blog:"Using the infrared camera in the Wii remote and a head mounted sensor bar (two IR LEDs), you can accurately track the location of your head and render view dependent images on the screen. This effectively transforms your display into a portal to a virtual environment. The display properly reacts to head and body movement as if it were a real window creating a realistic illusion of depth and space. "I really hope Nintendo looks into this -- even though it only works for 1 person. After all, most games are 1-player, and those games are the ones that would best use this feature.If I had a bluetooth adaptor, I'd play around with this some, but, alas, I do not. However, this and his other projects would work the same with a video camera that has an IR filter.Funny, Sony really didn't take enough advantage of thier EyeToy, if it was IR-only, they would have been able to do more...

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How to boost the wifi range of a nintendo ds? Answered

How to boost the wifi range of a nintendo ds?

Question by treinengek    |  last reply


Should I buy the nintendo dsi xl? Answered

I have a Nintendo DS lite and play with it alot. But the Nintendo DSi has DSiware allowing players to puchase games over wi-fi connection. My question is to buy a DSi xl or wait for the Nintendo 3DS.  Thanks! 

Question by christophungus    |  last reply


why my nintendo dsi isnt charging? Answered

I have my dsi for adout 2 years and today when i put it in the charger the orange light didn't light up .I try cleaning the connector but nothing hapend.i also test the charger output with a multimetter is its working fine

Question by Andrew_48    |  last reply


replace the on off switch on a nintendo ds lite..?

Just replaced the touch screen on my daughters ds lite.. all seemed well until whilst trying to put the case back on i broke off the tag on the switch.. can someone advise me on how easy it is to replace the switch.. thanks fat fingers..

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Building a USB Battery pack for Nintendo 3DS

Hi everyone, I'm not a total stranger to this site, just my 1st time signing up and posting. I'm asking for some advice for building a USB Battery pack, I've already got my prototype for a simple pack using 3x AA Dry cell Batteries, i know some things about electronics already, but i need a little more advice about Undervolting and Overvolting. Using the Dry cells I have 3 batteries which will give me 4.5v, my intention is to use 4 AA NiMH cells, and those are 1.2v which will give me 4.8v, and the 3DS has a 4.6v requirement for a charger, i have a few other questions too. i'm worried these might damage the 3DS in the long term, would the 0.1v undervolt or 0.2v overvolt actually damage my device with the DC Current, or would it just draw what it needs? Would i be better to add in a voltage protection circuit, and while i'm at it, are there any circuit diagrams for building in a Charger for the NiMH Batteries in the unit? Thanks for any help in advance, and will appreciate the feedback

Topic by CodeFuApprentice  


nintendo ds lite ,s top screen is blinking.what will be wrong with this?

I bought new nintendo ds lite some days sgo and played some time very carefully but now its top screen is blinking.what will be wrong with this?

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replaced top screen on Nintendo DS Lite and it comes on dark, why?

I replaced top screen on a Nintendo DS Lite and when I power it up it's is dim as if there's no light or limited light from it. When I try the old broken screen it comes up fully lit up. I've tried two replacement screens and they both do the same thing. I could use some help.

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should i get a new nintendo dsi or should i keep my ds lite? Answered

Idk if i should get a new one but i better hurry if i do cuz they have the trade in promo and it might run out soon??? =/

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The Nintendo ds mini power book 100 ,I'm having trouble copying the link for the sd card

Just sent a link for the Nintendo ds mini power book 100 ,I'm having trouble copying the link for the sd card , are you able to just email me that link thanx my username is wesley1977

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