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I am getting really tired of accidentally bumping R and taking a picture of my dog. My dog is cute and all, don't get me wrong, but there are only so many pictures of a cute puppy that a person needs.

Is there any way to disable the camera buttons? Or am I stuck with a plethora of puppy pictures everywhere I turn?

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Hold your DS differently? :P –  Gwen Mar 1 '12 at 20:51
    
Open the DS and slip a piece of paper in between the R-button and it's contact? –  PileOfDuty Mar 1 '12 at 23:19
    
@Gwen you sound like you work for Apple –  Alex Mar 2 '12 at 17:06
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-1 "there are only so many pictures of a cute puppy that a person needs." blatant lying. –  Ronan Forman Mar 2 '12 at 17:13
    
@Ronan I prefer cute pictures of cats... –  Ashley Nunn Mar 2 '12 at 17:22

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Remove the SD card from the 3DS while playing. Since that is where the pictures are saved, it will prevent them from being taken.

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-1 Speculation. –  jumping_code Mar 2 '12 at 16:52
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+1 @danRhul explaining why the -1 –  Michel Mar 2 '12 at 20:25
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It actually does work - a message pops up saying "No SD card inserted" if I try to take pictures without it in. It's still a little irritating, but a lot less so than the camera flash, and this way I don't randomly fill more SD card space than I want to. –  Ashley Nunn Mar 2 '12 at 21:38
    
@Ashley Nunn Glad that it helped out, regardless of whether some think I was speculating :p –  curtisk Mar 3 '12 at 21:14
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@danRhul "Try" and "Maybe" weren't in my original answer, not sure why mod edits tone of answer and I take the hit, but yes, glad you at least explained downvote, most don't –  curtisk Mar 3 '12 at 21:17

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