Fantastic looking site with what looks to be a vast wealth of knowledge. Recently took in a softmodded Wii in trade and now will try to figure out what i have, and how best to use it. Any points in the right direction are very welcome.
Hello Displacedredneck and welcome to
Get a syscheck (How to post a syscheck: Instructions here) check version and which IOS your hbc is running on by pressing home inside hbc. check versions on your loaders etc. maybe join our chat, always helpful people around. good luck getting along cu in the forum/chat.
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You joined the right site to learn everything about Wii modding and hacking.
General Warnings: Do not update to 4.3! - Do not listen to youtube hacking tutorials!
There are just a few things you should keep in mind. Be sure that you read the forum rules and understand them. Any discussion about pirated material or cheating will be shut down. Be sure to post in the correct forum section - best suiting the post's content. Before posting it is always good to check if the question has been answered already, the chances are very high. Just give the searchbar a shot - further infos in the Ultimate Searching Guide by emuhack. Keep in mind you can also search within the thread your are currently reading, look at the top right corner and find "search thread" in the bar.
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The Recommended Tutorials and Guides section will be your main source for information.
You might also want to check out the Ultimate Wiihacks Index and the Wii Softmodding - Basics and Beyond to get along the site and get to know some hacking terminology etc .
To initially softmod your Wii use one of the following softmod guides. Just choose the guide which you understand the most.
- See the 3.1-4.1 Softmod for Any Wii by Dogeggs.
- Or the SoftMod 3.0-4.2 Wiis Guide by Cile.
- If you updated to the latest system menu (4.3) follow the 4.3 Softmod Guide by mauifrog.
- He has also a Softmod ANY Wii guide which covers hacking of every firmware version of any region.
To load your game backups from a USB hard drive follow the FAT32 loading guide or the WBFS loading guide.
There is also a Wii Modchips Section.
Feel free to join the chat to get hints how to mod your Wii or talk about whatever you want (just keep some IRC rules in mind).
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