Can't update after failed CFW attempt

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  1. mlane218
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    I tried hacking my sister's 3DS because she asked me to. Using this guide (http://extranullbyte.com/11-2-cfw-for-o3ds-and-n3ds-no-hardmod/) I made an awful mistake by rushing and did not back up the version. When I had to restore, (step 8) it gave me an error so I followed the linked tutorial. I tried to inject the FBI with that but didn't work and broke the H&S software. I went to update the system as instruced but it gave me an error. Now I can't update, and my sister, who is 9, can't play Yo-Kai Watch 2 without the update and I feel awful. How can I get the 11.2.0 version back? Is there a way via the internet where I can install through the SD card?
     
  2. zoogie

    zoogie playing around in the dsiware

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    Nintendo is currently doing maintenance
    https://www.nintendo.co.jp/netinfo/en_US/index.html

    Stability is a time consuming process.
     
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    Oh, okay. Thanks.
    Edit: Okay, so I was relieved when the update started working. Then, at about 65% it
    stopped and still said an error occurred. They're not doing maitenance right now, so it has to be the broken Health and Safety.
     
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  4. mlane218
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    I tried updating again and again but it still gives me an error.
     
  5. Biff627

    Biff627 GBAtemp Maniac

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    Sooooo, I really recommend using https://3ds.guide/
    Using other guides can really screw things up if either its worded different, or leaves steps out. You can do a ctr transfer back to 9.2.0. You installed A9LH correct? I hope this is a O3DS and not a N3DS. Because updating it will brick it, and also closing the lid while its on will brick it.
    FYI Doing a ctr transfer to 9.2.0 will result in you losing saves and installed games..
    https://3ds.guide/9.2.0-ctrtransfer
     
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  6. mlane218
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    That's the thing: it's already on 9.2.0 and I want it back to 11.2.0, and yes, it is an O3DS.
     
  7. nero99

    nero99 GBAtemp Addict

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    just follow 3ds.guide and youll be fine.
     
  8. N7Kopper

    N7Kopper Proud lover of a three-inch girlfriend

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    If you're already running CFW, then the only problem you're having is being unable to properly install FBI.
    You can't just inject it again, can you?
     
  9. Oschara

    Oschara GBAtemp Regular

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    Could use FBI via hbl then install FBI CIA via FBI hbl app
     
  10. mlane218
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    The only problem with this is that I failed to backup the 11.2 version when downgrading so I never completed putting the CFW on her 3DS.
     
  11. Biff627

    Biff627 GBAtemp Maniac

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    Well Im pretty sure you can just get the health and saftey app from NUS. Does it give you anything else other than a "Error has occurred'? like an error code?
     
  12. mlane218
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    mlane218 Newbie

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    No, just "An error has occurred. The system will now restart."
     
  13. Quantumcat

    Quantumcat Dead and alive

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    Have a look at 3Down - you can CTR transfer to 11.3, so no need to worry about official system updates.
     
  14. TheTurkGamer

    TheTurkGamer GBAtemp Regular

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    In your computer eating all your data
    that was dumb to use extranullbyte
    use 3ds.guide its simple
     
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