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Nintendo 3DS / DS / DSi Care Tips

Dust, animal dander, scratches...the enemies of your Nintendo DS's screens lurk in every corner. Study up on the products and means that will help protect your Nintendo DS.

How Can I Repair a Scratched Nintendo 3DS Screen?
Has your Nintendo 3DS or 3DS XL suffered some screen scratches over the course of its life? There are a couple of things you can do about it.

What Should I Do if the Hinge on My Nintendo 3DS Cracks or Breaks?
Is your Nintendo 3DS or 3DS XL hinge about to give up the ghost? Here's what you need to do.

Need to Send Your Nintendo 3DS For Repairs? Here's What to Do
What you should know about sending your system to Nintendo for repairs.

How To Repair Your Games With the Nintendo 3DS Download Software Repair Tool
If a specific Nintendo 3DS app or game is freezing up on you repeatedly, you can try fixing it with the Nintendo 3DS software repair tool.

Nintendo 3DS Troubleshooting
A collection of solutions to common Nintendo 3DS software and hardware problems.

How to Perform a Hard Reset On Your Nintendo 3DS
If your Nintendo 3DS has locked up, here's how you can perform a hard reset.

What's the Best Brightness Level for the Nintendo 3DS?
What's the best screen brightness level to play your Nintendo 3DS on?

Why is the Nintendo Network Down? / Why isn't Miiverse Working?
Having trouble getting the Nintendo Network and Miiverse to connect? Here are some causes and solutions.

Help! I Forgot My Nintendo Network ID / Password!
Got a short memory? Here's how to retrieve your Nintendo Network ID and / or password.

How to
If your Nintendo 3DS's touch screen isn't responding properly, or if it isn't working at all, it may need to be calibrated. Here's how to do it.

How to Clean Your Nintendo 3DS Screens
Is your Nintendo 3DS in need of a quick shine? Here's how to clean the screens without damaging anything.

How to Adjust The Nintendo 3DS's Brightness Levels
Don't play in the dark. Here's how to brighten or dim your Nintendo 3DS's screen displays.

How to Patch Your Nintendo 3DS and 2DS Games
Step-by-step instructions on how to fix the Lumiose City glitch in Pokemon X and Y.

How Much Does the Official Nintendo 2DS Case Cost? Where Can You Buy It?
Here's how much the official Nintendo 2DS carrying case costs, and where you can buy it.

Does the Nintendo 2DS Come With a Carrying Case?
Is a carrying case included with the Nintendo 2DS?

How Do I Look Up Nintendo 3DS Error Codes?
Need to decipher a Nintendo 3DS Error Code? Here's what to do.

How to Register Your Nintendo DS Products
Learn how to register your Nintendo DS games and systems with Club Nintendo so you can protect your consoles and earn neat buyer rewards.

My Nintendo 3DS System Update Failed and Now the eShop Won't Work
Did your Nintendo 3DS or 3DS XL system update fail to download? Are you locked out of the eShop as a result? Here's how to fix the problem.

How to Take Care of Your Nintendo DS
The Nintendo DS is a pretty hardy piece of machinery, but it never hurts to treat all your electronics with care. Here are some basic tips for keeping your Nintendo DS in tip-top shape.

How to Get the Most From Your Nintendo DS/Nintendo DSi's Battery
Here's how to take care of the battery behind your Nintendo DS/Nintendo DSi, so that it'll never abandon you in a time of need.

Club Nintendo
Visit Club Nintendo to register your new Nintendo DS systems and games.

DS Lite Customer Support at Nintendo.com
If your Nintendo DS Lite is under the weather, Nintendo.com's customer service site has plenty of troubleshooting tips.

DSi Customer Support at Nintendo.com
If you're having trouble getting comfortable with your Nintendo DSi, Nintendo's customer service site likely has what you need to ease your problems.

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