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    advice needed - Black wii v4.3U (Pal formatted disc question)

    I'm new to this forum and have extensively searched to find the answers to my question but haven't been able to find anything.

    I currently own a US Black wii running 4.3U and I would like to import / purchase an upcoming PAL format wii disc from the UK but was wondering if a soft or hard mod would allow me to do this or which would be better. From everything i've been reading I understand that it would work with a backup but just wanted to confirm before i purchase the actual disc and mod the system.

    any help would be greatly appreciated.

    thanks

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    You can indeed use a disc from another region using either a hard or a softmod. Which one is 'better' is mostly a matter of personal preference and most people who have hardmodded their wii, also softmodded it.
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    A backup disk? not on a black wii console.

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    I wanted to purchase an actual PAL wii disc from the uk and play on a black us wii if possible

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    Yes ,just wanted to address this statement.

    Quote Originally Posted by ryannag01 View Post
    I understand that it would work with a backup .

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    Thanks, when I mentioned backup as far as i understand can only be done via USB and not with a burned DVD and if I'm reading your response correctly an actual purchased retail disc from another region will work even if it's in the pal format.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ryannag01 View Post
    Thanks, when I mentioned backup as far as i understand can only be done via USB and not with a burned DVD and if I'm reading your response correctly an actual purchased retail disc from another region will work even if it's in the pal format.
    From USB should be fine
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