Universal-Updater icon Universal-Updater

An easy to use app for installing and updating 3DS homebrew

Universal-Updater is a homebrew application for the Nintendo 3DS with the intention to make downloading other homebrew simple and easy. No need to manually copy files or go through installation processes, as it does that all for you.

Its features include:

  • A store format with a concept similar to the Cydia Repositories
    • The default is Universal-DB
    • Want to add more? Go to settings, choose “Select Unistore”, click the + icon and select one from the list, enter a URL, or scan a QR code
  • Customization in sorting and display
    • Several sorting keys: “Title”, “Author”, and “Last Updated”
    • Direction can be Ascending or Descending
    • App display can be shown in either a grid or rows
  • Background installation so you can keep using the rest of the app while installing
  • Searching and markings to make finding apps easy
  • Viewing screenshots and release notes for apps
  • Shortcuts for easily updating frequently updated apps when using the Homebrew Launcher
  • Translations for users of many languages
    • To contribute to translations, join our Crowdin project
    • To request a new language, join our Discord Server or contact a project manager on Crowdin


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UniStore logo UniStores

How to add UniStores:

  1. Tap the settings icon in the sidebar
  2. Select Select UniStore
  3. Tap the + icon along the bottom
  4. Choose one from the list, enter a URL, or scan a UniStore's QR code