I am currently playing Pokémon Emerald on my Android phone using My Boy (Free). So, I've made it quite far, and I am trying to transfer my game from my phone to my computer, where I would play it using VBA-M. (It's worth noting, I have a very limited knowledge of computers, so bear with me.)

Anyway, I save the game after playing it, both through the game itself and by clicking the little thing in the top center of the screen. I went into my downloads app, and grabbed the file (I think a zip) and uploaded it to my google drive. I downloaded it onto the computer, and started playing it on VBA-M. Then I noticed the problem. My save file didn't show up. Only a bar saying Options and one saying New Game popped up, my previous game didn't.

Does anyone know how I could fix this problem? Any help is much appreciated.


Well, I installed on my phone My Boy Full, started to play Pokemon Ruby and then saved the game. Then I moved that saved file from my phone to my computer, just to notice that the save file extension is .st# where # is a number according with the save slot. Now, I use Visual Boy Advance 1.8.0-beta 3 and the save file extension is .sgm. So that has to be your problem, you can't load your phone save onto your computer's emulator cause save types are different. Hope this helps

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