Hacking Update old A9LH screeninit to new A9LH noscreeninit?

CatmanFan

Anxious and regretful
OP
Member
Joined
Aug 14, 2016
Messages
1,952
Trophies
0
Website
www.youtube.com
XP
1,813
Country
Morocco
OK, so I currently have the old un-merged screeninit A9LH on my New 3DS XL, and I've recently heard about the new merged version. Which makes me say: is it really safe to update my A9LH to this new version and not cause a brick?
 

Wander's Hat

Well-Known Member
Newcomer
Joined
Aug 18, 2015
Messages
63
Trophies
0
XP
115
Country
United States
Yes, but as long as you do the following:
  1. Use the latest stable releases of SafeA9LHInstaller 2.x.
  2. You use the two payloads of the same group (no mixing two payloads).
  3. Use the latest stable versions of the payload.
Sounds scary, yes, and I was scared of updating myself. But Plailect's guide is very well-written, makes sure you get the latest versions and gets you through it really easily.
On the software side, SafeA9LHInstaller is designed to prevent most bricks, and actually updates payloads very quickly.

I'd also suggest updating your system too, if you haven't already. If you're on A9LH, you don't need to stick to an old version since A9LH protects you from most bricks and custom firmware will protect your A9LH from being deleted by the update. If you're scared about it, back your NAND up using Hourglass9 then use Luma3DS to update as it always protects the FIRM partition from being written to and it never gives the option to disable it.
 
  • Like
Reactions: CatmanFan

CatmanFan

Anxious and regretful
OP
Member
Joined
Aug 14, 2016
Messages
1,952
Trophies
0
Website
www.youtube.com
XP
1,813
Country
Morocco
Yes, but as long as you do the following:
  1. Use the latest stable releases of SafeA9LHInstaller 2.x.
  2. You use the two payloads of the same group (no mixing two payloads).
  3. Use the latest stable versions of the payload.
Sounds scary, yes, and I was scared of updating myself. But Plailect's guide is very well-written, makes sure you get the latest versions and gets you through it really easily.
On the software side, SafeA9LHInstaller is designed to prevent most bricks, and actually updates payloads very quickly.

I'd also suggest updating your system too, if you haven't already. If you're on A9LH, you don't need to stick to an old version since A9LH protects you from most bricks and custom firmware will protect your A9LH from being deleted by the update. If you're scared about it, back your NAND up using Hourglass9 then use Luma3DS to update as it always protects the FIRM partition from being written to and it never gives the option to disable it.
I followed Plailect's guide before it was reduced from five parts to three parts. Does that still mean it is safe?
 

You may also like...

General chit-chat
Help Users
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Nah others
    +1
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    You know what they say, I want never gets.
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Iirc temp usually votes people in or holds an application every once in a blue moon
    +1
  • DinohScene @ DinohScene:
    ^ that
    +1
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    They're pretty good at hiring the sexy ones
    +1
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    Inc. Dinoh
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    550k members and only about a dozen staff they hold their own pretty well
    +1
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Stupid region locked digital keys are the dumbest thing next gen consoles have come up with
    +1
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    @DinohScene, that Xbox code ever work?
    +1
  • DinohScene @ DinohScene:
    yeh it was the PC version of 76
    +1
  • DinohScene @ DinohScene:
    regardless, the hubby took it : D
    +1
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    lawl the site said xbox
    +1
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    Was given a PC Game Pass key for free on Temp, didn't work because region locking. :(
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    Or as I like to call it, RACISM.
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Now for someone to hack that thing and make pixel pr0n
    +1
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    It maybe possible.
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Will be perfect for onlyfans links
    +1
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Gamers: I bet your 4k oled ain't a jump rop
    +1
  • Shape @ Shape:
    No, but I can take my OLED jump rope for a 4k
  • Shape @ Shape:
    That's a race.
  • Psionic Roshambo @ Psionic Roshambo:
    Someone needs to take over a hundred or two of my Facebook girls lol
  • Veho @ Veho:
    How many of them are Kensmum catfishing you?
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    It's probably your 5thmum on his list
    Veho @ Veho: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQzNUyuPHCo