Nintendo 3DS system update 9.6.0-24 now available

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It’s a new dawn and a new day, and Nintendo have once delivered more stability to your lives through a new Nintendo 3DS system update that is now available to download worldwide.

This sees your handheld upgraded to Version 9.6.0-24, adding the option to save and load multiple HOME Menu layouts, expanding the Theme Shop with new categories to ease navigation, and amiibo Settings for those with a 3DS, 3DS XL or 2DS.

Version 9.6.0-24 available via wireless Internet connection includes the following improvements:
Changes to HOME Menu:

A Home Menu Layout setting has been added to HOME Menu Settings. Users can save and load up to 8 layouts of the HOME Menu with different theme and software icon arrangements

Changes to Theme Shop:
Additional categories have been added under “View More” for easier navigation of the Theme Shop

Improvements to system stability and usability:
Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience

Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, and Nintendo 2DS Systems Only:
Changes to HOME Menu Settings

amiibo Settings has been added to HOME Menu Settings. amiibo Settings allows users to register an amiibo owner and nickname, delete data written to an amiibo by supported software, or reset an amiibo. This feature will require a peripheral device scheduled to launch in 2015.

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After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.

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