Connect Nintendo 3DS to WiFi Easy

So I just got my hands on a new Nintendo 3DS XL which is an awesome hand-held console that too cool. So today I will be running you through how to connect the Nintendo 3DS XL to a WiFi connection as easily as possible. So you can follow the directions as shown below and you will be browsing the internet on your device in no time easy.

Connect Nintendo 3DS to WiFi Easy

1.Power on your Nintendo 3DS XL..

2.Next go ahead on the secondary touch screen and  scroll all the way over.

3.Select the wrench like icon for system settings.

4.Next choose internet settings and then Connection settings.

Connect Nintendo 3DS to WiFi

5.Finally choose new connection and manual setup.Now search for Access Point and when the search completes select your WiFi Connection and enter the password to connect. Finally once everything is finished go ahead and test the connection and when the test is passed congrats you have internet and you can now download and browse the internet easily.

Video demonstration

We try to make things super easy for you so if you can’t follow the directions above go ahead and watch this video that shows you how its done.


If for some reason you are unable to connect to the Internet after this or you failed the connection test don’t worry as I will be getting you online in no time flat. First check the following:

1.Make sure the password is correct.

2.Make sure you are connecting to the correct Internet connection.

3.If Searching does not work try Manual Setup especially in the Case of Hidden WiFi connections. It does require you know the name of the network and security key though.

If the above does not solve the problem then please read this article here that goes into detail on how to Fix Nintendo 3DS XL devices that refuse to connect to a working WiFi connection.

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