view .3ds and .cia games on PC ?

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  1. aos10
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    aos10 ❤ Zelda ❤\(^o^)/

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    hi , i need to organize my games collection on PC and want to rename them so i can't loose them

    however , i found many of my games named like that : ABCD.3ds ...etc

    i tried 3dsexpolorer , but i can't find the name of the rom.
     
  2. wurstpistole

    wurstpistole Proud TX supporter

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    Why would you name your roms ABCD?
    Or are you speaking of names like CTR-AK4J, CTR-AYNP and so on?
     
  3. squee666

    squee666 Advanced Tech Pleb

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  4. TheKawaiiDesu

    TheKawaiiDesu Ball of Kawaiiness

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    Renaming them just after I downloaded them is what I did, and that works pretty well :P
    Since you didn't do that, you can maybe compare the sizes of the games with the .cia on your computer, I don't really see any other way.
    Well, sometimes it's not that simple; for example, the Ultimate NES Remix .cia I downloaded was named "cat-bfrp.cia", and the Rayman 3D one was named "lgc-r3d.cia"... So that doesn't work for "every game" :unsure:
     
  5. Temarile

    Temarile (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧ A9LH ✧゚・: *ヽ(◕ヮ◕ヽ)

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    I have a file called cat-axsz.3ds - Where can I find the serial?
     
  6. squee666

    squee666 Advanced Tech Pleb

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    Both of you just past the

    cat-bfrp
    cat-axsz
    lgc-r3d


    In the search bar of that website *it is that simple*

    they are the serial
     
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  7. wurstpistole

    wurstpistole Proud TX supporter

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    Because one group names them after the serial number and the other gives a shortened version of the title's name.
    it's the four letters AXSZ. I suppose the title would be Inazuma Eleven 3.

    — Posts automatically merged - Please don't double post! —

    Well not exactly. It's the dirnames. Serial only applies if the group doesn't name the file after the game.
     
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  8. TheKawaiiDesu

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    Oh, I didn't know it worked even for those names... I thought only IDs like "000400000011C500" were usable.
    Anyway, thanks for the tip!
     
  9. Tomy Sakazaki

    Tomy Sakazaki GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Download EvoCRC from http://www.advanscene.com/ and adjust it to work with 3DS files, it found, renamed and sorted almost all of my .3DS ROM dumps. Unfortunately this won't work with CIAs and private dumps.
     
  10. telon22

    telon22 GBAtemp Regular

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