Emulator Issues #12144

[Feature Request] Add option to install WADs directly to SD card

Added by jav9i 10 months ago. Updated 8 months ago.

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#1 Updated by jav9i 10 months ago

Sorry I press enter in the rong place, My feature request is to add an option to install the WAD directly to the SD card, because of the big WADs or the WII with a lot of stuff installed can't install WADs correctly.

#2 Updated by JosJuice 10 months ago

  • Issue type changed from Bug to Feature request
  • Subject changed from [Feature Request] Add option to install WADs directely to [Feature Request] Add option to install WADs directly to SD card

#3 Updated by Larsenv 8 months ago

It's possible to do this with wad2bin:

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