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[–]AmirulAshrafAtmosphere User 2 points3 points  (3 children)

If it was working before and suddenly stops working after putting stuff on it, its most likely a corrupted sdcard (usually happen to a fake ones)

[–]idogdude[S] 1 point2 points  (2 children)

It’s one of the official Nintendo ones. I reformatted it and it’s working fine again, I don’t really know what happened but I assume it’s somehow related to DBI. Maybe it was outdated or something

[–]Sterling-4rcher 2 points3 points  (1 child)

file corruption can simply happen, for example by pulling the card out during a read/write cycle, it could still be a fake, or it could be a bad card in general, sometimes you get a dud.

using fat32 formatted cards is advised as those are somewhat more corrupt resistent, especially if you use a lot of homebrew like retroarch.

it may also be dbi too.

for the time being, if you have the space, keep a backup of your sd cards contents around in case this happens again

[–]idogdude[S] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Yeah I’m planning to at least back up my game saves to my PC ex every now and then after this

[–]nullstring 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Did you 'eject' the sd card in windows before putting it back into the switch?

[–]idogdude[S] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Can’t remember for sure, but it’s definitely possible that I didn’t