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    Can WiiMC use a harddrive for media instead of a sd card?

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    so if i partion it right it should work ( games partion / media partion ) ? 300gb = WBSF280 & FAT32 20GB = 300gb

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    Quote Originally Posted by Desmond Fial View Post
    so if i partion it right it should work ( games partion / media partion ) ? 300gb = WBSF280 & FAT32 20GB = 300gb
    Yes, or follow the FAT32 guide in my signature. Only one partition is needed for both purposes. WBFS is not needed anymore.
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    you can go whole drive fat32(better)....or ntfs....

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    NTFS=Yes it makes it easier you dont have to use a manager to move delete your games...only with CFG v60 or Wiiflow 2.2(read/write)

    GX=read only

    FAT32=same as above but you have to split files over 4GB but it works for everything
    Last edited by Cile; 10-14-2010 at 02:07 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cile View Post
    Yes it makes it easier you dont have to use a manager to move delete your games...only with CFG v60 or Wiiflow 2.2(read/write)

    GX=read only
    That's for NTFS. Slightly more options with FAT32 (just clarifying).
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    Quote Originally Posted by Krank View Post
    Yes, or follow the FAT32 guide in my signature. Only one partition is needed for both purposes. WBFS is not needed anymore.
    wbfs makes the iso images smaller 4.3gb to whatever does this also work the same with a fat32 partion?

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    yes you convert iso into .wbfs file making it the same size as if you put it on a wbfs drive ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Desmond Fial View Post
    wbfs makes the iso images smaller 4.3gb to whatever does this also work the same with a fat32 partion?
    Yeah it does. I have a 1TB Lacie D2 with 400gb FAT32 and 500gb NTFS and I use FAT32 for backups and NTFS for media. Works like a charm with WiiMC (The latest version). Some of the games are only a couple hundred megs in size.

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