Category Archives: 3DS How To

How To Delete A Message/Letter in SwapNote for 3DS

Published on June 24th, 2013 by Gervais D.

Now that you know how to send a message with SwapNote, you might want to learn how to delete saved messages. Notes that you write and receive are saved on the Nintendo 3DS SD card. Yes, they take up blocks/memory. Deleting notes open room on the SD card for more SwapNote messages, 3DS apps, videos, […]

How To Backup Digital Nintendo 3DS Game Save Data

Published on June 21st, 2013 by Gervais D.

Thanks to firmware v6.0.0-11U/v6.0.0-12E, Nintendo 3DS owners can now backup save data from digital eShop game downloads. This tutorial teaches you how to backup save data of a digital Nintendo 3DS game. Notes : Save data is backed up to your SD card. Your 3DS must be running the latest firmware version (upgrade if it […]

How To Know If Someone Deleted Your 3DS Friend Code

Published on June 20th, 2013 by Gervais D.

I hated how the Nintendo DS friend code system worked. I was quiet the Pokemon battler back in the days. Wi-Fi battles were intense, however, when I exchanged friend codes with someone and they remove me (it normally occurs over time when you add random people – trust me), there was no way I could […]

How To Send Messages With SwapNote – 3DS App

Published on June 20th, 2013 by Gervais D.

What is SwapNote? – SwapNote is a Nintendo 3DS application that comes pre-installed with the console. It’s an application that allows users to create, send, and receive messages. Users can exchange friend codes with their friends to send messages to each other. ( Nikki, the tutor, writing a message via SwapNote ) How To Send […]

How To Delete A Friend Code On The Nintendo 3DS

Published on June 14th, 2013 by Gervais D.

There might be a time you successfully added someone to your Nintendo 3DS friend list, while the person failed at registering your friend code. When time goes by, that person is just a waste of space on your friend list because you can not communicate with them. The best solution is to remove that person […]

How To Add A Nintendo 3DS Friend Code

Published on June 14th, 2013 by Gervais D.

To play a Nintendo 3DS game with your friends locally or online, you will be required to add the person’s friend code on your Nintendo 3DS. The person who you add will also be required to add your 3DS friend code to his/her 3DS. This tutorial teaches you how to find your friend code, and […]

How To Take A Screenshot On The Nintendo 3DS

Published on May 19th, 2013 by Gervais D.

Currently, there are no great options in North America and Europe that give the user the ability to take a screenshot on the Nintendo 3DS. Nintendo 3DS developers and staff of Nintendo’s press releases have a similar box to the Nitro box that was used to capture screenshots of gameplay on the Nintendo DS console. […]

How To Buy or Download 3DS Games Not Available In One eShop Region

Published on April 29th, 2013 by Gervais D.

There are countries that do not support 3DS game downloads from the Nintendo eShop. If you were planning to make a majority of your purchases online and you live in one of these countries, don’t worry – your luck has not ran out. It is possible as of this date to purchase or download full […]

How To Add Funds To A Nintendo 3DS eShop Account

Published on April 27th, 2013 by Gervais D.

Depending on where you live, it will be possible to add funds to your eShop account to purchase games from Nintendo’s official 3DS online marketplace. This tutorial shows you how to add funds to your Nintendo eShop account. Before we get started, take a look at a list of the payment methods that are available […]

How To Change Nintendo 3DS eShop Region

Published on April 25th, 2013 by Gervais D.

Is it possible to change the region on a Nintendo 3DS? – Yes, it is possible. However, the American and¬†European 3DS contains different country/region listings. After changing the region of the Nintendo 3DS, the user will have access to its eShop. How To Change Nintendo 3DS eShop Region : Turn on the Nintendo 3DS. Tap […]