Nintendo 3DS software transfer

Discussion in '3DS - Games & Content' started by DDRPenguin, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. DDRPenguin
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    DDRPenguin GBAtemp Regular

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    I bought a 3DS XL bundled with a pre-installed digital version of Mario Kart 7.

    I have a 3DS system, and I did a System Transfer to the 3DS XL. Now the 3DS XL has all the data of the 3DS, plus Mario Kart 7 the digital version.

    My problem is...I intended for the Mario Kart 7 Digital version to be transferred to the regular 3DS, because I am selling it to a friend and giving him the Digital Mario kart (I already own it in cartridge form).

    Can anyone help me?
     
  2. Pong20302000

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    once you have activated a e-shop account on a 3DS system it is locked to that account

    there is a tool in the works for the e-shop that can take the save from a cartridge and transfer for internally stored games but it has not been released by Nintendo yet
     
  3. pokefloote

    pokefloote GBAtemp Addict

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    Pong20302000 is correct, the two eshop accounts are merged into the new system. The old system always gets a complete reset, they are never swapped.