Trouble installing CIA"s

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  1. Kaiwaters
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    I've sucessfully downgraded one of my 3ds. But i've come across a problem when using nasa to install Cia's they dont show up in the home menu is there something im doing wrong?
     


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    1-use FBI
    2-are you on 9.2?
    3-do you even have an updated emunand?
    4-have you initialized your databases?
     
  3. Nyap

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    are you sure you installed cfw
     
  4. Kaiwaters
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    yes to all but the last one, so i have to update my emunand to the current firmware and activate the eshop to use the cia's?
     
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    Not necessarily, but you should.
    What cfw are you using?
     
  6. Kaiwaters
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    i have luma. But i need to activate the eshop to install the cia's right?
     
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    Not necessarily.
    You should use FBI to install the cias btw.
    What version of luma3ds are you using.
    Also are you sure you initialized the databases?
     
  8. Kaiwaters
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    i downloaded the luma from the guide i was given which was 5.5 i think? i'll try installing them with fbi now and Initialized the database?
     
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    In the Nintendo 3ds folder-title1-title2 there must be a folder called "dbs" with 2 files "import.db" and "title.db"
    Do you have those files?
     
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    would these be the folders? http://puu.sh/q80Y0/422b657de4.png
     
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    Enter one of them then enter title2 and check for the dbs folder and their files
     
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    both folders have the import and title dbs
     
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    Good then try FBI and report back

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    Also, Are those files 0 KB?
     
  14. Kaiwaters
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    i think theres something wrong with my fbi there is no install option just copy,rename,delete etc
     
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    What version are you even using?
     
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    How are you using FBI?
    Via the CIA version or via the 3dsx (in homebrew launcher)
     
  18. Kaiwaters
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    homebrew launcher
     
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    Well there's your problem, you must be using the CIA version if you want to install games
     
  20. Kaiwaters
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    wait so out of the files in the rar which do i put onto the SD card