08-12-2009, 02:37 AM
Please help me!!!!
So what programs do I need on my Wii (4.1E) so that I can copy orginal game to USB harddrive(WD 200gig external usb). And what program should I have on my computer to burn the copied game to dvd.
08-12-2009, 08:29 PM
I sure hope this works
I'm getting tired of finding ways to do this
08-19-2009, 02:14 PM
hi DVD dumper does not work on my vista laptop.... I have an LG burner... I have burned other wii games using it /.. and it works .... I keep getting the same error... error you might have a faulty drive... I tried other ways and nothing .... so whats up... how do i fix this
08-19-2009, 05:07 PM
Originally Posted by ryguy2020
you miss the point or didnt read the full forum
Any burner will burn WII games.....
The trick is to get a WII game ISO from the Web or from an original Disc
To get from original Disc you will need one of about 5 or 6 different LG drives.
That is to read the WIi disc and put the Disc data on your computer ready to burn.
Then i repeat any burner will burn a the ISO......Getting the ISO is the problem
The reason you need specialised DVD drive to read WII discs is that the have bad sectors that only these particular LG drives ignore, Hence you get a good image not one with bad sectors
The above is a simply explaination as to why you need to use LG drive to READ WII discs.
Of course people suggest why not use your WII it reads WII disc so why not....
It is a good way to wear out you drive which is not designed for such heavy red write operations...(who wants to destroy there WII.
If you are having problems after using the correct dump method on a disc it will be on the burn side ......Slow down the burn and use Verbatim -r
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08-30-2009, 07:25 AM
Will a LG GH22 work to backup my wii games?
(LG 22X DVD±R/RW Internal Drive With LightScribe)
09-05-2009, 11:51 AM
Hi just wondering would LG GDR 8160b work on raw dump
09-06-2009, 11:00 AM
ok I have the piont
I just bought lg gdr 8063b burner
plus a laptop version of it which is LG GDR 8082N
thanks for your info pblee
and that post is old i've been doing alot of digging of info for other people
not just my self
thats why i'm a donater
these people find ways for the wii to do so much more
its the least I could do
for their efforts
09-12-2009, 10:22 AM
Hi there I am new to all of this stuff... i have followed everything as stated in posts that i have read, however i have reached a problem. I have no problems burning a dvd+r cd but it will not play in my wii. So i tried to burn with a dvd-r and i get this error...
Device [3:1:0]sony dvd rw dw-d22a bys2
Interpretation : check condition
CDB: 2A 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 20 00
Interpretation: Write (Sectors: 0-31
Sense Area: 70 00 02 00 00 00 00 0a 00 00 00 00 30 05 00 00 00 00
Interpretation: Cannot Write Medium- Incompatiblr Format
I am using ImgBurn @1x speed
using a sony DVD RW DW-D22A BYS2
Every thing that i read tells me that i should be using a DVD-R.
Any advice or even a soultion I would be greatful for.
09-17-2009, 06:04 AM
Hitachi LG DVD ROM drive GDR-8161B Is that ok?
09-19-2009, 01:06 PM
So with the LG drives being hard to find now I've decided to use my Wii to backup my games. Can anyone point me to a guide to di this using a usb loader please? Thanks
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