Black screen when loading game from any USB load program
I successfully soft modded my wii several years ago using a tutorial I can no longer find.
I was able to use USB Loader GX to load many ISO's off of an external hard drive for quite
awhile until it started having trouble loading certain games. Initially it was games I didn't
care about or I could just use the disc and it was fine. However it eventually began to spread
to most of the games and at this point almost all of them no longer work.
When I attempt to load a game through any of the USB loading programs it either shows the
wii strap guidelines and then goes to a black screen, or it just goes directly to a black screen.
In either case it freezes there, the wii remote becomes unresponsive, and often times the only
way to unfreeze the wii is to unplug it from the power supply.
Since my wii is fully functional in every other operation, it got to the point to where I just ignored the modded features altogether. However I recently got the urge to resolve this issue, since it has no reason to fail, and tried a few simple things, though nothing overly technical in fear of bricking.
~I used WBFS Manager to remove all the games then formatted and error checked my external hard drive. Then reformatted to WBFS and put the games back on. No change.
~I then used the Softmod ANY Wii Guide I found on this website (very nicely put together, by the by) and followed it thoroughly. Everything went off without an error but still I have the same issue. Looking back the only thing I did not do in the guide was the Downgrade to v4.1 part, feeling it wouldn't be necessary at the time since I was updating my Wii IOS from an even earlier version.
My current Wii version is: Ver. 4.2U
I have this issue with every USB program I've tried, including USB Loader GX, Wiiflow, USBLoaderCFG, and Neogamma.
At this point, I've come down to scouring the forum for similar issues with not much luck.
I've attempted a few different options with the video mode in each of the individual loader settings but that doesn't seem to have any effect, and I'm wary about changing things I don't understand.
Everything else I have no clue about and don't really want to mess with it unless it's necessary.
I'm pretty good at following directions but I won't pretend that the majority of this stuff is not over my head.
That being said, any input is appreciated and just ask if more information is needed!
Same blackscreen when loading the NTSC game from USB GX loader
I just moded successfully my Wii 4.0U.
I downloaded some games from torrent.
Using WBFS to copy to harddrive (FAT32 format), some game I loaded and played ok.
Some games USB loaded with black screen.
I forced setting use "Video - NTSC"/ Error Fix - YES.
Anybody ...please help.