How to create/restore a NAND backup#


It is highly recommended to create a NAND backup before you start using your CFW setup.

What you'll need:#


Creating a NAND backup:#


  1. Extract hekate_ctcaer_x.x.x_Nyx_x.x.x.zip into your SD card.
  2. Boot into Hekate.
  3. Press on the Tools tab.
  4. Pick the Backup eMMC option.
  5. Pick the eMMC RAW GPP option.
  6. Once done, press Close, and then pick Backup eMMC again.
  7. Pick the eMMC BOOT0 & BOOT1 option.
  8. Once done, press Close and shut down your Switch.

Your backup will now be in your backup folder inside of your SD card.
It is recommended that you move your backup folder somewhere on your PC, or on a cloud storage.

Restoring a NAND backup:#


Make sure your backup folder is in the root of your SD card with your NAND backup inside of it.

  1. Move all the files and folders inside of your /backup/xxxxxxxx/ folder to your /backup/xxxxxxxx/restore/ folder.
  2. Boot into Hekate.
  3. Press on the Tools tab.
  4. Pick the Restore eMMC option.
  5. Pick the eMMC RAW GPP option.
  6. Once done press Close and go back to the Restore eMMC option.
  7. Pick eMMC BOOT0 & BOOT1.
  8. Once done, press Close and reboot your Switch.

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Pub: Mar 17 2021 12:52 UTC
Edit: Sep 07 2021 14:13 UTC
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