If you’ve recently purchased a new Nintendo 3DS XL, it’s important to keep the system up to date with the latest available version of the software. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to perform a system update on your 3DS XL.
First, make sure you are connected to the internet. If you’re not sure how to connect your device to the internet, you can refer to other online guides.
Once you’re connected to the internet, scroll over until you see the icon that looks like a wrench or a spanner. Tap on it to open the system settings. You’ll be able to see what version of the software you’re currently running.
If there is a new version available, you can update your system by going to “Other Settings” and then tapping on “System Update.” From there, follow the prompts to connect to the internet and update your system.
It’s important to note that you should plug in your device to the AC adapter to ensure that the system does not lose power during the update. Once you’ve plugged in your device, tap on “OK” and wait for the update to complete. Do not turn off the device during the update process.
Once the update is complete, the system will automatically restart. Open the system settings again to check that the version number has changed.
Updating your 3DS XL is a straightforward process that ensures you have the latest features and improvements. We hope this guide has been helpful in showing you how to perform a system update on your 3DS XL.