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    hacking my wii? i dont get it

    Hi i have a pal wii i live in malta its somewhere in europe. i didnt really want to hack it but i cant seem to find any game thats worth buying for it so im going to hack it like i did to my psp because otherwise its useless to me.

    i dont know the version it is in but i think it is above 4.0.

    what i mainly want is to be able to run wiiware and vc title that i download from pc
    maybe run backups aswell and most importantly NOT brick my wii..that would be disastrous

    i read about something called bannerbomb that looks pretty simple to install but i dont get what it will get me. i mean i read that it will help me install the HBC but then what? what do i need to load the games that i download from the SD card? do they need to be WAD format? i dont really understand anything. and im scared of bricking so any precautions to prevent that would be nice to know about.

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    Find out what your system menu is (the number at the top right in the wii settings), go find the correct softmod guide in the recommended guides section and follow it, and look at the sticky in this section by mauifrog titled "brick prevention".
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    sadly i just found out i am on 4.3E
    i have read 4.2 softmodding and understood basically what i need to do but on 4.3 its a totally new story so ill go read that. im still wondering if there is a way to play wiiware and vc titles without installing them as wads because thats risky...thank you everyone

    i understood i can hack with indiana pwns and all that but i dont understand some stuff like. how do i install wiiware? how do i install the usblauncher? is it in the modpack? and what are ios? do i need one for everygame? i cant understand
    Last edited by Hevion; 08-25-2010 at 06:15 AM.

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