Accidentally saved over my Ultra Sun save state

Issue:
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I accidentally clicked on “save state” after loading the game and now whenever I load the state it loads a fresh clean save, all the progress gone.

is there any way I can retrieve it?

System Information

  • Operating System: Windows 10
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  • Citra Version (found in title bar): Citra Nightly 1719
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If you only used one save state slot throughout the entirety of your playthrough and you didn’t save in-game at all, then your progress is gone.

Save states are meant to be used within single gaming sessions only, as they are a lot more unstable and prone to data loss than normal in-game save files. Therefore, you should rely on in-game save files to save your progress.