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Searching for Content in the Nintendo eShop

Published by SuperCheats Staff on Sep 8th 2013
Below are the several methods on how to locate software from the Nintendo eShop.

First, Launch the Nintendo eShop

Searching by Keyword

  1. You can do a quick search using the Search field on the upper portion of the touch screen

  2. Type in your keywords and select OK to commence search

Filter Search

  1. You may do an Filter Search by selecting Menu then choose Search. You also have the option of tapping the Magnifying Glass beside the search field to head directly to the Filter Search.
  2. You can narrow down your search by applying Filters

    • Platform - what console the software is on, such as Nintendo 3DS, Game Boy, or Nintendo DsiWare

    • Genre - the type of content, such as Action, Adventure, Figthing and Racing

    • Publisher - name of the Publishing Company

    • Price - enter the lowest and highest price for the price range of the item being searched

    Note: You cannot search for videos with this method and only one item for each filter may be used.
  3. Select Apply Filters to commence search.

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