How to delete Pokemon Save for Nintendo DS and 3DS

Deleting a Pokemon save is similar to restarting or resetting a Pokemon game to start all over again, and depending on the gaming console you are using, this can be done in a variety of ways.

Whenever you start a new Pokemon game, you have to delete the save file and delete all of your prior progress done so far. The Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Advance SP, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo 3DS are the five most popular consoles for playing Pokemon games.

Let’s see how you can delete a save data file from your Pokemon game on the Nintendo DS or Nintendo 3DS consoles:


How to delete Pokemon Save for Nintendo DS and 3DS

Here are the steps:

How to delete Pokemon Save for Nintendo DS

For the Nintendo DS games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, Pokémon Platinum, Pokémon HeartGold, and SoulSilver, Pokémon Black and White, and Pokémon Black 2 and White 2, this technique for deleting Pokemon save applies.

You have to use the keyboard sequence “Up+Select+B” to delete Pokemon saves from your Nintendo DS game. A popup will appear that will ask whether you want to delete all of your stored data; you have to choose “Yes” to delete all of your Pokemon data.

How to delete Pokemon Save for 3DS

This technique works for Pokémon X and Y, Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Pokémon Sun and Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.

To delete a Pokemon save, start the game and then press “Up+Select+B” on your keyboard when you get to the title screen. A confirmation window will come up, prompting you to continue deleting the save file; simply choose “Yes” to delete all Pokemon data on your Nintendo 3DS.

So this is how you can delete Pokemon Save for Nintendo 2D and 3DS consoles.

I hope that this article has helped you in some way. If you still have any questions regarding this, then you can post them in the comments section provided below this post.


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