if I have to send in my 3ds to nintendo is there a way to...

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    Hide the fact I used a acekard 2i? like wipe it somehow?
     
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    No.
    You can clear the logs, but it's said in the instruction booklet that it only hides the icons, not the activity.
    the activity log comes back when you play it again.
    It's used to make space visually in the log book if you played too much games.

    (I don't know about the Format function in the settings).
     
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    "when you play it again" I don't completely understand. can't I just wipe it and then not use my flashcard on my 3DS ever again so they won't see it?
     
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    Nope, because you just wipe the icons out, not the log.
     
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    great...so there is no way to wipe the log then? will there ever will be? what will nintendo do if they know I used a flashcart?
     
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    No. It stays in the games that you played on a certain day. Once it's registered, it's there for good. Unless you format.
     
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    wait so clearing my whole log will rid of my flashcart data? I don't mind formatting. I just wanna make sure.
     
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    I know I sound retarded her but can someone confirm please? just wanna make 100% sure it isn't embedded into the system itself(even after a format)
     
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    Don't double post or bump.

    We don't know the internal of the 3DS, so nobody can answer you.
    Maybe Nintendo put a special log which isn't formated, so they can check what the users did.
    We just don't know.
     
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    why would team fail say something like that then? I want proof that it wipes the log completely


    Well considering the PS3 can always see what you are doing...

    geez team fail. so you provide info you don't even know if true or not?
     
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    i think we can not 100% clear them by the formating!
     
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    Team fail said that formating is wiping out all the log from the game log book, so when you sell your console to someone else the buyer won't have your own gaming and filesaves for a game he didn't play yet.

    Though, he never said that there is no other place which store data which will never be formated.
    Nobody nows how the internal is working, everything is possible.
     
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    If they do, they will eventually sue your ass for your piracy !!

    Pip'
     

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