Failed to determine system mode(error 8)

Issue:
When trying to emulate any game so far, the error occures within seconds, afterwards Windows is going to shut citra.

System Information

  • Operating System: Win 10 Pro
  • CPU: Intel i7-7500U
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620
  • Citra Version (found in title bar): Nightly 53ef90d
  • Game: Pokemon Moon
  • Screenshot of Issue (include the full Citra window including titlebar):
    http://prntscr.com/g7c382
    Log:

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It clearly states that the ROM is encrypted.

Where did you get the ROM from?

how do you decrypt it then?

Dump them properly in the first place.


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that sucks,i thought citra is meant for people that cant buy a 3DS haha thanks a lot

Hi I’m having the same problem, but with only one specific rom. The other roms are working, but this specific one is just not working. Any ideas why?