Upgrading SD card

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by phazonknight, Nov 23, 2014.

  1. phazonknight

    phazonknight GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 3, 2014
    Hey everyone, quick question. Been getting into .cia and its great just wondering, if I wanted to upgrade my SD card for bigger storage can i backup the stuff on the old SD card and put it in the new one? Or do I also have to rerun the gateway hack as well
    EDIT: sorry I just saw someone ask this same question, please feel free to get rid of this thread.
  2. GorTesK

    GorTesK Mad Hatter

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  3. Jayro

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    Just clone the SD card's partition to the bigger card, then extend the partition to fill the rest of the free space. That's what I did with mine, going from the lame 4GB Class 4 card, to a new Class 6 16GB card.

    (I used a paid version of AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro, but free alternatives like Gparted work fine too.)
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