Load 3ds file?

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  1. Dr4c0
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    I did the whole tutorial and finished the arm9 mod to my 3ds. How do I open a 3ds file to play the game? What homebrew do I use?
     
  2. TheOne61

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    I'm not 100% sure about this, since I only have ever used Gateway3DS. But I think in order to load .3ds files you need the physical carts like Gateway3DS.
    When you install arm9 with CFW's, you can only install CIA's to your 3DS.
     
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    So, I have to convert them to CIA from 3ds? Do you happen to know if that installs to the 3ds storage? Seems like it would fill up fast.
     
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    3DS games do not install to NAND, unless they're DSiWare.
     
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    .........Weird triple posting. (DELETE PLEASE)
     
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    So, if I converted a 3ds file to cia and then installed it. Would it install onto the home menu like others? and where would the storage be used at?
     
  8. truee2

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    the storge would be your sdcard
     
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    Yes, and the SD/microSD will be the storage.
     
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    cool thanks!. Now I gotta find a good guide for that.
     
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