Factory reset

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by VixenCult, Oct 11, 2017.

  1. VixenCult
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    Just wondering...Will you get an older version by factory resseting you 2ds?
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  2. Kubas_inko

    Kubas_inko 3DS Hardmoder

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    Nope :(
     
  3. VixenCult
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    So sad
     
  4. GerbilSoft

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    "System Format" on 3DS systems merely removes all user data. It doesn't affect the OS at all.

    I believe this is the same way Android phones work, since OTA updates replace contents in the /system partition, but factory reset merely wipes the user /data partition.
     
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  5. proflayton123

    proflayton123 Undeclared Shitposter 2.1

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    Sadly not