How to factory reset without internet?

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Aug 24, 2016
  1. darky2003
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    Just bought a wiiu but there are two accounts from the previous owners i can't delete because they are nnid password protected.
    Now i want to restore factory settings but it forces me to connect to the internet!

    If i set up my WiFi to restore the factory settings will my console get updated?
    I have 5.1.1 atm and want to stay there for homebrew. Or is it safe to update anyway?

    Hope someone can give me answers here.

    Thx!
     
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    It is. 5.5.1 is the latest firmware and has a kernel hack for that version so you can run homebrew and loadiine.
     
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    Ok, thx. Will try tonight.
     
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    Don't forget to block updates after resetting.
     
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