Upgrading from 3.3e to 4.1e with HBC & Loaders still working
I have a 3.2e machine BootMii installed (boot2) and have an image as it stands at the moment. Question:Can I run the official Nintendo updater to 4.1 install hacks/mods etc and go back to my image if it all goes to pot?
Is it worth it or is 3.2 the dady?
I don't know why, but I had same problem.
Originally Posted by loller007
I was able to do the Sytem updater 4.0 and that worked.
Once I was done with 4.0, I did the sytem updater 4.1 and that work.
I have updated my softmoded 3.2E to 4.1E with this manual (online installation). However I have had some problems and I think FAQ section of this post should be updated. One must read all posts in this thread to get all information needed when something doesn't work.
1. Step 4 launch BootMii doesn't work with WiiMote. I thought something is wrong with my Wii until I read this in one od the posts.
2. Step 5 didn't work since I was not able to run bootmii
3. Step 10 says to downgrade even if Wii is already on 3.2. Downgrader on my Wii didn't do anything since I selected the versino which was already installed.
4. Step 11 4.1 Firmware Upgrader didn't work on 3.2. Also some other posts report the same error (Error -1036). I have used 4.0 Firmware Updater and I didn't know whether to proceed from step 1 again or can I install 4.1 imediatly. I think 4.1 Firmware Updater can be run right after 4.0 Firmware Updater.
5. Step 14 I didn't find any option similar to "Skip disc update check". Where exactly should I look for it?
Last edited by markoh; 08-07-2009 at 08:48 AM.
Originally Posted by markoh
I am by no means an expert, but this is what I saw.....
Step 4 need GC in slot one to access the menu, i think it used to work with the console buttons but not in latest version. The faq on bootmii described it as too low of a function to access the wiimote, at the level it is running none of the "drivers" are accessable so noremote available ecept a hard wired one.
i think step 5 will work if you get a GC controller
step 10 well if you were already there i can see why it would do nothing. I think it may be there just to be sure you are at 3.2 before you continue.
Step 11 I had same problem but as said before Sys Updater 4.0 worked and the 4.1 right after worked. these are both the Waninkoko update programs.
Step 14 I found it, but forgot where, I think it was in the hacks submenu,
Trying to run the prepare.bat file for the offline downgrade/upgrade. I am on system menu 4.1U. The batch file runs fine, downloads everything, but MooSFV complains about SystemMenuV449.sfv. I've re-run it 100 times, no luck getting past that.
OK so im havking some issues. i think its that i formatted it to fat32, but i dont know how to format it to fat16. IN vista, it doesnt give me the option to format to fat16. i have issues using the trucha bug and stuff so help please!
i dont have lu64, so i dont think thats an issue.
Last edited by numon; 08-08-2009 at 03:27 PM.
Umm the firmware only goes up to 3.3.....will this still work???
Never mind I am a noob...epic fail on my part
Last edited by Concordiamaverick07; 08-08-2009 at 09:34 PM.
So this will definitley work on my 4.1 wii?
Originally Posted by scopeh
This is the best instructional way to successufully mod your Wii! Props to whoever came up with this guide and file package! I had version 4.0u and had no problems following and completing every step...No i can play DVDs and burned games via Game Launcher Gamma! THANK YOU THANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOUTHANK YOU!
Every time I click on the online downgrader mediafire link, it takes me to the download page and after I hit download.. nothing happens.
The offline download works fine, though. Why is that?
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