[Poll] "Show NAND or user string in System Settings" and bans

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by videogame57, May 25, 2017.

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  1. I am banned, custom string + spotpass enabled

    25.0%
  2. I am banned, custom string enabled

    4.5%
  3. I am banned, spotpass enabled

    2.3%
  4. I am banned, neither enabled

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. I am not banned, custom string + spotpass enabled

    25.0%
  6. I am not banned, custom string enabled

    29.5%
  7. I am not banned, spotpass enabled

    9.1%
  8. I am not banned, neither enabled

    4.5%
  1. videogame57
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    videogame57 Touch Fluffly Tail

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    I had an idea after reading about the banwave and I'm wondering if it might be related to using custom version strings, combined with sending system info to Nintendo via SpotPass. I myself have all SpotPass features enabled but I did not enable the titular option in Luma, and I am not banned. The guide instructs users to enable this option (even though it's pretty pointless when you have no EmuNAND) so it's likely that many people have this turned on.
     
  2. TheDarkGreninja

    TheDarkGreninja Toying with my mind

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    Huh, hadnt thought about that. But I dont think that Nintendo can see that.
     
  3. videogame57
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    videogame57 Touch Fluffly Tail

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    I'm sure Nintendo can see a lot more than we think, it's just not always an economically sound decision to take action.
     
  4. PabloMK7

    PabloMK7 Red Yoshi! ^ω^

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  5. gnmmarechal

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    completely unrelated to the ban.

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    stop having amazing ideas already, the amount of polls and ideas that make no sense whatsoever is growing at a very high rate.
     
  6. THEELEMENTKH

    THEELEMENTKH -

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    I have my version as "Ayyyyyy Lmao(tm)" and spotpass disabled and I got banned
     
  7. einhuman197

    einhuman197 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I set my system version to "Maximum Stability" and I'm still not banned. I think Nintendo makes an exception for this one :3
     
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  8. RustInPeace

    RustInPeace Samurai Cop

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    The only NAND in user string thing I had was on an unbanned 3DS, my banned one didn't have that.
     
  9. TheDarkGreninja

    TheDarkGreninja Toying with my mind

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    The number of ban wave threads are pretty annoying for anyone looking for other threads to comment on.
     
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