Locked wait for system update

Discussion in '3DS - Games & Content' started by redsmas, Mar 25, 2011.

Mar 25, 2011
  1. redsmas
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    Member redsmas GBAtemp Fan

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    This keeps on popping up on things, what was the point of it?
    What if someone didn't have a compatible wireless network (if any internet access at all) to update?

    (I already updated and there are still things that are locked)
     
  2. Ravenius

    Newcomer Ravenius Advanced Member

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    They either didn't have all the features ready at Nintendo or they are waiting to block flashcarts with the new update.

    Either way, it is annoying, I agree.
     
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    Agreed. If your not going to include something at launch don't put the damn icon there!

    As for people who don't have wifi, I would guess there is always the possibility of including updates on game carts?
     
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    Newcomer Skitty22 Advanced Member

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    I suppose the previous posts have a valid point are Nintendo waiting to let the flashcards release and then block them
     
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    Isn't that what the Spotpass if for? That thing that watches for/auto connects to available Wi-Fi sources when the system is in sleep mode and downloads updates automatically? I know it's mostly for game content, but I thought it was also for system updates. Downloading them in chunks as you go, then when the full thing is done say "Update Available!"
     
  6. heartgold

    Member heartgold GBAtemp Psycho!

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    There will be cart force updates for non wifi people source coming from me [​IMG] Not that it matters as I'll try and avoid free games on the 3DS if it was ever possible.
     

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