Question: Can Citra run CIA files?

Currently, Citra is able to install (decrypted) CIAs easily. Make sure that you have copied over your system archives from a 3DS. On the menu bar, choose File > Install CIA. Navigate to the CIA file you want to install.

What files can Citra run?

3DS and . CIA ROMs, which are the default file type supported by the actual handheld 3DS console. You have to properly decrypt them first before you can run them on Citra Emulator.

Can Citra run CXI files?

To play the Nintendo 3DS game contained within a CXI file, first download and open Citra. Navigate to and select your CXI file; the game it contains will open in Citra.

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