How do i hard-reset my 3ds?

  1. I bought a 3ds at gamestop, and when I tried to access the internet, it had parental controls from the previous owner. I cant figure out the pin number, so I need some way to hard reset it.
    deatht200 - 5 years ago

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  1. From Nintendo's website: www.nintendo.com/consumer/systems/3ds/en_na/ts_settings.jsp?
    menu=parental%20controls&submenu=ctr-ts-settings-parental-controls-forgot

    I had to break up the URL because it was too long.

    Hay_Stack (Expert) - 5 years ago 2 0

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  1. You can do so this way:
    1.Go to system memory
    2.Format System Memory

    All data will be lost so copy everything to your Sd card but exert it b4 anything

    Version will be the same

    Andreas_o_magas - 5 years ago 1 1
  2. You need the parental controls PIN to access the format system memory option. The first answer is the only way.
    Thunderbird8 - 5 years ago 0 0

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