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    3.4U Wii Need to Upgrade to 4.1-4.3

    I have another wii that I need to get softmodded.

    First off, the wii does not have any previous modifications and does not have homebrew or wad installer yet.

    System menu is at 3.4U
    I prefer 4.1 but i can settle with 4.3 (need advice its been awhile)

    Can I update or install homebrew without Game Disc Exploits ?

    Thanks in advance
    -=*Wii Setup*=-
    Sys menu: 4.2U HardMod+SoftMod - bootmii/boot2 - NeoGamma R9 B47 - cIOS57rev20

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    Quote Originally Posted by snowfrost View Post
    I have another wii that I need to get softmodded.

    First off, the wii does not have any previous modifications and does not have homebrew or wad installer yet.

    System menu is at 3.4U
    I prefer 4.1 but i can settle with 4.3 (need advice its been awhile)

    Can I update or install homebrew without Game Disc Exploits ?

    Thanks in advance
    I think the easiest way to do this, without the need of a game disc, is to allow Nintendo's patching process to update it to 4.3u, then follow our recommended guide: http://www.wiihacks.com/recommended-...d-any-wii.html and use the LetterBomb exploit to install HBC, etc.

    If you follow the entire guide, as recommended, you will end up with a 4.1 menu.

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    Quote Originally Posted by snowfrost View Post
    I have another wii that I need to get softmodded.

    First off, the wii does not have any previous modifications and does not have homebrew or wad installer yet.

    System menu is at 3.4U
    I prefer 4.1 but i can settle with 4.3 (need advice its been awhile)

    Can I update or install homebrew without Game Disc Exploits ?

    Thanks in advance
    Did you try the below??
    That is for wii's 3.0-4.1 and it's part of the soft mod any wii guide.

    3.0-4.1 Bannerbomb v1


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    Quote Originally Posted by jax View Post
    Did you try the below??
    That is for wii's 3.0-4.1 and it's part of the soft mod any wii guide.

    3.0-4.1 Bannerbomb v1

    yes i have completed this just after I posted. Thank you guys for all the advice.

    I saw that there first, but I wasnt sure what it all ment, It has been far too long I didnt even know that or the letterbox existed. but my brain is starting to function again. took me good 3 hours to search read and learn about it all to move forward without hesitation

    I have Homebrew and bootmii installed on boot2
    Completed backup and about to softmod

    Should I softmod first or update to 4.1?

    I am going to continue to research and see what my options are.

    thanks for the replies
    Last edited by snowfrost; 09-20-2012 at 08:49 PM.
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    Just keep following the guide as it is until the part where it says "upgrade/downgrade to 4.1, optional but recommended." follow that step and continue with the guide. You'll end up with a perfectly softmodded Wii with system menu 4.1.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kunparekh18 View Post
    Just keep following the guide as it is until the part where it says "upgrade/downgrade to 4.1, optional but recommended." follow that step and continue with the guide. You'll end up with a perfectly softmodded Wii with system menu 4.1.
    perfect thanks so much, I guess I wasnt too noobish after all. and kunparekh18 you just saved me alot more time. much appreciated.
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    Quote Originally Posted by snowfrost View Post
    perfect thanks so much, I guess I wasnt too noobish after all. and kunparekh18 you just saved me alot more time. much appreciated.
    Cheers! Also, a thanks would help

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    Quote Originally Posted by kunparekh18 View Post
    Cheers! Also, a thanks would help

    ***i said much appreciated*** in other words Thank you

    Everything completed and I am ready to roll


    Thanks to all here and within WiiHacks Community once again!
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    Quote Originally Posted by snowfrost View Post
    ***i said much appreciated*** in other words Thank you

    Everything completed and I am ready to roll


    Thanks to all here and within WiiHacks Community once again!
    Haha by thanks I mean thanking your post, like this (I thanked your post, see it). " The WiiHacks community is amazing, feel free to drop by and ask some questions if you ever have doubts.

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