Buying game after I downloaded it?

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  1. SmashMan4
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    I downloaded and installed Mega Man Legacy Collection from somewhere else because it said I had to pay $30 for it. Now that it is $15, I want to actually buy it. However, It won't let me. It just wants me to re-download it. How do I fix it so I can buy it? I'm using reinand 10.6 btw.
     
  2. Brunho

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    If you installed a cia, you probably just need to delete the cia from your system.
     
  3. SmashMan4
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    I did install the cia version and deleted it from my system. It still says re-download.
     
  4. Brunho

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    Did you delete through the 3DS System Management or through a tool like FBI?
     
  5. SmashMan4
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    System management in the settings menu.
     
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    It's because you have his ticket installed in your system, currently you can't remove it, just setup an (or another) emunand
     
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  8. SmashMan4
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    Thanks for the help. That's gonna be fun. I have a lot of games installed on my 3ds, so I need to back those up.
     
  9. Clydefrosch

    Clydefrosch GBAtemp Psycho!

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    or you could just buy another 15$ game from capcom so they still have the money and you just keep the cia.
    preferably, buy 15$ worth of megaman games so they know megaman is still cool.
     
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    Quick question before I make another emunand: do I need to unlink my nnid before I do it?
     
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    You need to format the new emunand
     
  12. TeconMoon

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    Probably unrelated question, if he DID click re-download, would that result in some sort of NNID ban? Or if not what would happen? Would it just count him as having purchased it?
     
  13. swabbo

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    His hands would get chopped off for stealing ;)
     
  14. Brunho

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    As far as I know, it would start downloading again, but when reaching 99% it would crash because it would verify and notice he didn´t buy it. But no bans.
     
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