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    wiiflow

    i am using cfg loader with no problem and i would like to test wiiflow....on the home of wiihacks it had a post that said wiiflow r417.dol i downloaded the r417.dol and now what should i do?

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    put that in your Apps folder on the root of your SD card, then load Wiiflow through the HBC.

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    Hi..on the home page right now, there is an article on wiiflow. I alreadh have wiiflow for the past year. Is the new wiiflow any different and worth loading a second time? also i clicked onthe dowload link and its a .dol file. need a noob step by step guide for installation. thanks for all your help.

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    The .dol file needs to be put in the apps/wiiflow directory. Rename or delete the current boot.dol and then rename the 416 or 417.dol to boot.dol. Simple as that.

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    Thanks. I followed your instructions. My home screen has some 7-8 different colored wiiflow channels..I deleted all of them. Now on my home screen I dont have any wiiflow channel. So I tried home brew and when I clicked on wiiflow inside home brew, it says d2xdos249rev6 reequired.

    I am a bit lost. Firstly..how do I get wiiflow channel on my wii home screen as logging onto wiiflow from home brew is no fun.

    secondly how do i get rid of the error message please?

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    Check out the link in my sig to the d2x installation guide. As far as a forwarder for it I havent looked into it for awhile, since when the newest versions first came out I couldn't find a working forwarder either. If I come up with something I will let you know.

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    Hi..I dowlloaded the 7 CIOS and installed them using WAD manager. Now I am able to open wiiflow in home brew....but now it shows my channels on my home screen . I clicked on all the icons to see how I can tell wiiflow to go to my hard drive to recognize the games but couldnt succeed..please help me in telling my wiiflow to go to my hard drive and display games on its home screen instead of forecast channel, home brew, photo channel....etc. Thx

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    Going from memory here so we will see how good or bad it is..lol Bottom right hand corner, second icon left.

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    Thanks..no need to tax ur memory..I will tell you the icons:

    The left most icon is help - only gives info on creators of the software..etc
    next icon has gears which I did visit - There is something called game partition here...and it shows NAND. I tried to change it to USB..but NAND is the only option. It has 6 pages most to do with video settings, audio...etc. The only other thing which made sense was INSTALL GAME...when I click on it - its says install game disc..doesnt give option of choosing USB or hard drive

    There is the star icon

    then there is an icon with a fish bowl when I click on it..it now shows me the icons I normaly see on homebrew home screen like prii loader, wiiflow, wad managers.....etc. This fish bowl icon changes to USB icon when I click on it. When I click on USB icon says welcome to wiiflow..i have not found any games...click install to install games or select partition.....i click on both of them but to no avail..when i click on partition...it again goes back to the 6 page screen...but this time on game partition..I see SD instead of NAND earlier....but again when I click on left and right of SD..doesnt give options.

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    Gotcha! Delete the contents of the sd/wiiflow/settings folder and try again. (the fishbowl, usb icon)

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