How to make a fake brick prank (Tested onLuma3ds+A9LH)

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  1. dAVID_
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    1. Download the zip
    2. Delete arm9loaderhax.bin (On nand if it's also there)(Make a back up if you want)
    3. Put the arm9loaderhax.bin you got in the zip in the root of the SD
    4. Turn on your 3ds
    5. It'll turn on, but he/she will get a black screen
    6. He/she will try to turn it on without the SD
    7. No success

    DISCALIMER:
    I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY EFFECTS OF THIS PRANK. INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO A REAL, RECOVERABLE OR UN-RECOVERABLE BRICK. Wont brick tho.

    Have fun!! :yay3ds:.
     
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  2. x65943

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    For some real fun put it on ctrnand (don't)
     
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  3. dAVID_
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    Oh my god that would be a cruel prank. And the only way to remove it would be a hardmod.
     
  4. dAVID_
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    Bricking a 3ds (for real) is extremely easy. Just delete ctrnand, that should do the trick.
     
  5. SomeGamer

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    Nope, the payload on the SD card always has the priority to the one stored in CTRNAND.
     
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  6. NexoCube

    NexoCube stop using piracy :(

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    *take a look at the poll*

    i don't know ... Can you repat the questioonnnnnnnn ?
    YOU'RE NOT THE BOSS OF ME NOW x3
     
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  7. Ricken

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    I'm actually gonna do this when I update my A9LH
    Keep my SD in my phone, don't let anyone else use my system
     
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  8. FrostyDialga

    FrostyDialga Banned

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    Put a fake boot rom fail screen into the arm 9 loader hax bin that would be better.
     
  9. dAVID_
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    But, if Luma3ds doesn't detect arm9loaderhax.bin on the SD, it tries to load it from CTNAND, resulting in the black screen (should be the brick screen).
     
  10. wg93589

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    That's a little too much...
     
  11. SomeGamer

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    It's not Luna what decides to load from CTRNAND, but the A9LH fork you have installed.
     
  12. dAVID_
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    It loads it anyw.
     
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