SD card folder setup.

Discussion in '3DS - Homebrew Development and Emulators' started by Daniel Sahr, Oct 18, 2015.

  1. Daniel Sahr
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    Hey guys, I was just installing themehax, but when I was moving files on my SD card, I accidentally merged the "Nintendo 3ds" and "private" folders and I need help to fix them.
     
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    What do you mean by you "merged" them?
     
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    I dragged the contents of the Nintendo 3ds folder into the private folder.
     
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    Can't you just copy and paste them back?
     
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    Can't you just drag them out than?
     
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    I don't know where they go, which is the problem.
     
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    Huh? :blink: What do you mean?

    Edit: Ohh like that...
     
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    'Nintendo 3DS' folder goes at the root of the SD card.

    the scrambled letters and numbers folder goes into the Nintendo 3DS folder.

    Easy.
     
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    Ok, I put the scrambled files in the Nintendo 3ds folder and I have a "private" folder at the root containing "Private" and "app" sub folders.

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    Now put the private folder in the Nintendo 3DS folder.
     
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    Like this? upload_2015-10-18_11-10-52.png
     
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    Yes! You're all done, now!
     
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    Nope, it still didn't work. This is so strange, as I have always had the "private" folder at the root.
     
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    Can you redownload your apps from the eshop? I would suggest starting afresh, but if you need to stay on a low firmware... (then again, there's EmuNAND...)
     
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    I have literally 30 apps, and lots of save data, so restarting is a huge last resort for me.
     
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    Hmm... I dunno why it doesn't work. Strange...
     
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    All of the levels of the SD Card.
     
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    Honestly, I'm out of ideas. Did you accidentally rename one of the scrambled folders? That's all I can think of.
     
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    That could be it. If I did, would I be screwed?
     
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    Possibly.

    Though, do you have any backups of the contents of your SD card lying around anywhere?