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Nintendo DS Connections
If you are using Nintendo DS software that supports game play over the Internet, use these settings.
NOTE: If your access point has security settings congured, they must be set to WEP for the Nintendo DS system to connect to
Tap Nintendo DS Connections.
For operations specic to the Nintendo DS system, please refer to the Nintendo Wi-Fi
Connection Instruction Booklet included with your Nintendo DS software that sup-
ports game play over the Internet.
NOTE: You cannot erase or transfer the Nintendo WFC Conguration under
Nintendo DS Connections from a Nintendo 3DS XL system.
Tap this option to change SpotPass settings for automatically receiving software or
sending system information.
• If you set Automatically Receive Software to Receive, you will receive
software distributed through SpotPass.
• If you set Send System Information to Send, information on how you use
your system, such as play records and details about your system settings, will be
automatically sent to Nintendo. Sent information is used to help Nintendo develop
Tap this option to agree to or review the Nintendo 3DS Service User Agreement, or to conrm the MAC address for the
Nintendo 3DS XL system. (The MAC address is a unique number assigned to all devices that connect to the Internet.)
If an Error Code is displayed during setup
If the connection test fails and an error code is displayed, follow the instructions displayed in the error message, or visit
support.nintendo.com/errorcode and use the Error Code Lookup tool for information on resolving the error.
If an error message is displayed while you are conguring Nintendo DS settings or while you are playing software for a Nintendo DS
system, please try the following:
If you are conguring Nintendo DS settings or playing Nintendo DS software
It is possible that the Nintendo DS settings are not congured correctly. Please read the
Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Instruction Booklet included with the Nintendo DS software
you are playing and refer to the displayed error code.
If you are playing Nintendo DSi software
It is possible that the Nintendo 3DS XL Internet settings are not congured correctly. Please perform a connection test (see
below) and follow any instructions displayed in an error message.