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Thread: is it posible to upload games to wii using wifi

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    is it posible to upload games to wii using wifi

    rather than having to bring my hard drive to my pc every time i want to add a new game can it be done using wifi connection via gc linux or something and have them dump onto my external hard drive?

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    just put in the game and press + and it will install 2 hard disk (i just put COD 5 on in 20 minutes s) i little better than wifi i think s

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    New Member cybercrud's Avatar
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    I think he may be referring to pushing ISO files over wifi to the USB HDD on the Wii. Copying the disc to the HDD is easy in the Wii. Unplugging the USB to put into your PC so you can drop the ISO over is rather annoying, I agree.

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    exactly i no how to dump a disk on there but my wii is in another room and i am to lazy to go get my hard drive and bring it to my pc just to add a game id rather be able to send the iso via wifi if it is posible

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    The only way I've been able to backup my way too expensive original Wii games iso files is to send the via WiFi to my external drive on my PC. I use Wii DVD Dumper developed by Waninkoko. It works perfectly, I only wish that I could send via USB-to-LAN cable rather than by WiFi.

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    i want to do it the other way go from an iso to the external hard drive on my wii via wifi

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    Hi BELL30655, sorry for the interuption i am in the UK and am a Newbie only 3days and i have got Homebrew channel on and backup launcher i use the dvd dumper by Waninoko i can get to the stage where i put the disk in and the wii gives me a http://adress but when i type that into my browser it just comes up with a blank screen saying done at the bottom where the progress bar is and the wii eventually comes back with ERROR
    any ideas please
    regards

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    Question

    Let's avoid hijacking Brad's thread. I've given a couple of idea solutions in another thread that I believe you posted today. Check those out.

    Brad, if I'm following your situation... You actually want to play your games from the hard drive rather than from disks but you want to do it via a hard drive connected to a computer in another room?

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    Playing the iso(game) off of the PC via the network would be the way to go.
    But it has not been done yet.

    It can possibly be done I'm sure.
    At one time the craze of playing doom on a house full of PCs via network was fun. And thats when the networks best setup was Ethernet.

    Now the network protocols are ready for the PC server to Wii.
    Someday soon I hope.

    In stead of a usbloader there will be a netloader.(Who knows).

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    basically i want to be able to ftp an image of a game from my pc in the study to my wii which is in my lounge room and have them store onto my external 320 gig hard drive that is attached to my wii and be able to play them

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