Installing Cia over Internet?

Discussion in '3DS - Homebrew Development and Emulators' started by Eddypikachu, Feb 13, 2016.

  1. Eddypikachu
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    I remember there was a homebrew application that lets you install the cias over the internet so it doesn't require you to have double the memory on your SD card, but I can't for the life of me find it can someone please link me to it?
     
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  3. Eddypikachu
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    Aww, guess I'm force to delete an extra 2GB of games ;-;
     
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    Let's say you have 4GB free space and want to install a 2GB game. That would work. and when the cia got installed you still have 2 gb free space. It just needs these extra 2 gb to temporarily store the cia.
     
  5. dpad_5678

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    No, you only need twice the space for:

    • the cia on the SD card
    • the cia after it's been installed
    So, no, installing over network doesn't require twice the space.
     
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    Might as well just get a bigger sd card (unless you already have the biggest one your 3ds can handle right now)
     
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    NASA and Houston will do it too. Doesn't require double space.
     
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