Is it possible to transfer digital save data from bricked N3DS to new N3DS?

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  1. Savai
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    So, my older N3DS bricked on me awhile ago and I finally got me a new one. My question is, if I saved all the data from the SD card to my pc, can I transfer all of it back onto my new N3DS to recover the save files for the games?
     
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    Looks like from what I'm reading, probably not.
     
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    The savedata is encrypt base on each console. Unless we know the key of your Console and the way to decrypt it, nothing can be done.
     
  4. Quantumcat

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    Only if you have moveable.sed from the bricked console, or a NAND backup (either to restore, or possibly to extract moveable.sed)
     
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    Thanks for the info!
     
  6. Searinox

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    I'm actually interested in this! So if I backup my NAND's movable.sed, I would be able to always decrypt my CIA installed saves with only the SD files even if the console goes explodeboom?
     
  7. PabloMK7

    PabloMK7 Red Yoshi! ^ω^

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    afaik, you will be able to use the encrypted SD contents of the other console with yours. You still need a 3ds to do the decrypting tho
     
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    Thank you. Yea that's reasonable.