Can anyone explain to me how to use the cheat option?
The option is there on dingoosnes etc... but its non selectable so appears to be redundant. I have searched this site and internet for advice but can't find any reference to using this option. I may of missed a thread on this topic and if I have I apologise but I can't find it
Support Game Genie cheats
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In the emulator DingooSNES can use cheat codes Game Genie for invincibility, infinite lives, necessary weapons and so on. To activate this feature in the game folder you want to add a special file, which describes the set of cheat codes. The file must have the same name as the game file and extension. Cht. At boot time, the game is automatically loaded and the file with Game Genie cheat codes, in addition, if all goes well, the main menu item becomes available emulator "Cheating".
Preparing cheat file: you must first find on the Internet a list of Game Genie cheat codes for the interest of the game, for example here - http://www.gamegenie.com/cheats/gamegenie/snes/index.html
. List of cheats, for example, to play "Contra 3: The Alien Wars" might look like this:
22BB-AD01 Infinite lives (side-view levels)
2264-D760 Infinite bombs (side-view levels)
D9BB-AFA1 + D9CE-6D0D Start with 5 bombs on each life (side-view levels)
Next, in any way create a cheat file (a text file) and fill it with Game Genie cheat codes in a special format. Here is an example of such a file of the same game "Contra 3: The Alien Wars":
; Infinite lives (side-view levels)
; Infinite bombs (side-view levels)
; Start with 5 bombs on each life (side-view levels)
With the semicolon begins the name reader, then a new line is a record of the code itself. Please note that some cheats can be composed of multiple codes written one after the other, each on a new line. It should be borne in mind that the names of the cheats can only consist of letters of the alphabet. The package delivery emulator, you can find examples of cheat files for some games.