Dutch newbie :)
My name is Toby and today im going to be buying a Nintendo Wii with drivekey in it.
The wii itself will be a european one for the rest the firmware is
Since i am new to the whole wiimodding scene i would like you guys to place me some links or some other posts. So i can see what is really important to know for me so that i will not going to brick my Wii!
And i have a question:
Will i be able to play games from an external usb hdd on my wii if yes? please show me a tutorial of some kind
Sorry for the english
Retired WiiHacks Staff
Yes, you can play games from a USB hard drive but you have to softmod. You will find all the links you need below. I recommend the Softmod Any Wii guide and the FAT32 hard drive setup guide.
Hello tanab and welcome to WiiHacks.com!
--You will find everything you need to know about your Wii and maybe a little more right here. It just takes some reading but it is worth it. You can start by looking at our Site Index to get you on your way and maybe answer some of your basic questions as well.
--To get you started in your adventure you will find one of these guides helpful. Just pick one out that fits your Wii (yes that includes black Wii's).
--There are also guides on setting up an external hard drive to play your backup games from. You can find one by Gen3SF here and another by Krank and Cile here.
--We also strongly encourage you to use the search feature built into the forums. There is a nice guide that explains the ins and outs of it found here. We promote the practice of search first and ask questions later. Most new comer questions can be answered just by utilizing the search feature correctly. If you can't find an answer then please feel free to ask your question in the appropriate section.
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Other links that might interest you:
Monster Hunter Tri Guide by Davepm- Here
Super Mario Galaxy 2 Guide by Ithian-Here
New Super Mario Bros Wii Guide by Davepm- Here
Metroid Other M Guide by emuhack- Here