RELEASE [Release/Tutorial] Switch theme injector : Easily make custom themes

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  1. exelix11
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    Yes cause it's just a wrapper for the image data, when installing the installer will use it to build an szs
     
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    One more question... if I install a Theme and activate it, can I remove it with the console switched on (and using the theme I want to delete), or do I need to switch it off first?

    I actually just want to know if I can remove the 0100000000001000 folder, before updating my system, without needing to eject my SD card. I'd like to it through FTPD.

    Maybe it's a silly question, because I assume that if you're using the theme, you might not be able to remove it without leaving cfw.
     
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    You can and the theme will persist till a reboot, the theme installer has an uninstall theme feature.
    Still after removing a theme it's better to reboot cause it could cause instability: haven't really tested this scenario but like if you have a theme and install another one if you go to the lockscreen without rebooting sometimes you could see the new theme you installed overlapping the old one and it crashes after a bit so i'd say it's better to reboot
     
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    Okay! Thanks a ton! Will try some themes now.
     
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    It depends. There are themes that are not working in 8.x as they must be updated. Once their template is updated, you can install the theme again :)
     
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    I've got an issue I can't seem to resolve by deleting the 0100000000001000 folder. I installed a theme and rebooted, once I did my switch became stuck in an endless crash loop. I deleted the 0100000000001000 folder located inside the atmosphere titles folder. Now my switch wont reboot, still crashing over and over

    EDIT: Deleted the entire atmosphere folder and then redownloaded it, worked just fine.
     
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    Hey I keep getting the Residentmenu.szs not fount in lyt dir error, I've been trying to fix this for ages now :(. I've dumped my tsec and fuse info using Hekate ctcaer 4.10, I used lockpick to dump other keys too (my switch is on 3.0 and I'm also using Atmosphere on 8.10 through Kosmos V12) when they didn't work I tired getting the keys online and using those and it still wouldn't work. after cleaning up all the files on my SD card and putting a new download of the SD files to update my CFW I have gained another error as well simply stating that "everything closed !" on top of the original residentmenu one
     
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    Download latest version of the installer, delete the themes folder and launch it, it should extract the home menu automatically. Keys are not needed anymore.
     
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    okay, I just gave it a shot and it still didn't work, had a look in the system data folder and i still have nothing in it even after deleting the themes folder, I also deleted the key files since I didn't need them anymore
     
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    Are you using latest version of the installer 1.5 ? Which firmware and cfw are you running ? Do you use a mac ? Fat32 or exfat sd ?
     
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    NXthemes version 1.5, switch is on 3.0 running atmosphere 8.10 through AtlasNX/Kosmos v12.2, I use windows PC and sd card is exfat. Shall I try with my SD formatted as Fat32?

    Edit: just tried with a Fat32 and still wouldn't dump any files not sure what I can do at this point
     
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    Mh.... everything seems fine, at this point i'm not sure 3.0 is supported tbh, earliest fw i tried is 5.0, some people made it work on 4 but had crashes with certain themes, i'm afraid you'll need to wait for emunand to come out.
    Guess you could try with a different sd card altoghter but it may not work either.
    Do you get any other error besides "Residentmenu.szs not fount in lyt dir" when extracting the home menu ? Like something encryption related ?
     
  13. Matt_G

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    Ah damn, and no the only error I get is Residentmenu.szs not found. I guess I'm gonna have to wait for emunand then.
     
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