Preparations to hack Switch

Discussion in 'Switch - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Bowl0l, Dec 9, 2016.

Dec 9, 2016

Preparations to hack Switch by Bowl0l at 12:07 PM (1,336 Views / 0 Likes) 23 replies

  1. Yil

    Member Yil GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    First thing to do is check if a security chip is present and find a way to work around that. It could mean rewriting lots of things just to have the system running without it being present. And then Nintendo will most likely notice.
     


  2. xstationbr

    Newcomer xstationbr Member

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    Press and HOLD menu button and press Power On you Nintendo Switch until led light blinks release HOME MENU and you are on Recovery Menu of Nintendo Switch.
     
  3. sarkwalvein

    Member sarkwalvein GBAtemp Addict

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    Please be sure to get a USB-C cable for connecting the Switch to your PC.
    It is required in order to flash the CFW inside the Recovery Menu.
     
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  4. smileyhead

    Member smileyhead Idiot who likes drawing

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    I think I'll just use my usual strategy. Gudge as you wish:
    Use and update the console normally until an exploit comes out,
    start blocking updates,
    If it's for your version, use it,
    If it's not wait until it comes out for your version, or a downgrade comes out.
     

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