Reinstall without loss of data

I would like to reinstall Citra because my games don’t run anymore and I wanted to know if my data will be kept.

System Information

  • Operating System:
  • CPU:
  • GPU:
  • Citra Version (found in title bar):
  • Game:
  • Screenshot of Issue (include the full Citra window including titlebar):

Diagnostic Log
Upload your log file as an attachment by dragging & dropping.

In order to save a copy of the log, follow this guide:

I’m assuming you’re on Windows (This is why we would like users to fill in the template information anyways, regardless of their questions).

Citra stores the save data in C:\Users\*insert your username*\AppData\Roaming\Citra
Citra stores it’s program data in C:\Users\*insert your username*\AppData\Local\Citra

if you want to uninstall Citra, you’ll want to delete the program data folder. You can get there easily by pressing the Windows Key + R and typing %localappdata%\citra into the run box: afbeelding

Alternatively, you can use launch the maintenance tool in the program data folder and delete Citra that way:

The installer will also not touch the save data folder.