Re: PEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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This message was posted by Arakon, posted on September 15, 2001 at 07:47:42 coming from 217.228.142
This message is a reply to Re: PEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! posted from The Dumper posted at September 15, 2001 at 02:13:34
> > HI
> > i just reiceive my Dr SF 7 and i can't make i work.
> > it use it with a megadrive/genesis power adaptor, a pal snes and pal mario world cartridge.
> > when i turn the snes on...nothing
> > (i never saw the disk drive's led)
> > IS IT DEAD???

> What does the genesis adapter put out in the way of power?

> If you've got an SF7 with a US CIC (lockout) chip it's not going to work in a PAL SNES. You have a couple of options, either:

> 1) use it with an SFC or US SNES

> or

> 2) Replace the CIC chip in the SF7 with a PAL version. You can pull (unsolder) this out of a cheap PAL cart and install it into the SF7 at location U3.

> or

IMO it's easier to disable the CIC in the snes (lift pin 4 of the CIC off the board). that will stop mario RPG and streetfighter alpha from working, but then most imports will work as well (except the ones that also check 50/60 Hz), so you won't really need an adapter anymore either.

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