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[Answered] Transferring Games
Old 09-27-2014, 11:43 PM
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Just wanted to be sure.

I'm going to system transfer my 3DS with my new NNID to my old 3DS that is now un-linked and has all my digital games. After the system transfer is complete I just go to the eShop and re-download all my games again?
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Old 09-28-2014, 01:39 AM
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No, the games will already be on the other system. System transfer transfers EVERYTHING, exactly as they were. I'm pretty sure that system transfer wipes out whatever was on the system being transferred to, so I wouldn't recommend it to you.
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Old 09-28-2014, 03:01 AM
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Found some people on reddit with the same situation and they were able to download their games again after the transfer. If you system transfer a 3DS that is linked to a NNID to a 3DS that doesn't have one it will merge the eShop information.

Either way the 3DS that was un-linked kept on getting an error when it tried to confirm a transfer by going to the internet and while trying to access the eShop. Called Nintendo Support for a second time and they are going to transfer my games themselves by Friday.
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Old 09-28-2014, 12:45 PM
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im not pretty sure if your situation is similar to this one
but here goes...system transfer with regards to nnid & games

http://3dsforums.com/showthread.php?t=51187
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