Wii Lan adapter

Discussion in 'Wii - Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection' started by CulMarquez, Mar 5, 2012.

Mar 5, 2012

Wii Lan adapter by CulMarquez at 8:08 AM (1,458 Views / 0 Likes) 14 replies

  1. CulMarquez

    Newcomer CulMarquez Member

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    hi guys, i have a problem here with the onlne play, i dont have a wifi routher but i have dsl conection with cables, so my question is, where can i buy an adaptor for my wii to be online and is it any adapter works with wii?,





    thanks in advance for the help guys.
     
  2. olleb

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    i have the datel lan adapter, buy it from their sore/retailers or search for it on ebay
    http://www.datel.co.uk
     
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    If you are in the United States this is a decent price on a Wii lan adapter.
    http://www.ebay.com/...=item1e62dfcfc2
    I have bought many items from Goldstar Gaming in the past & I've always had a good experience when ordering from them.


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  4. CulMarquez

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    sadly im form asia to be exact im from the philippines so do any of this adapter works with the wii?
     
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    Seriously, get a cheap router or access point. Why bother with wires if you can connect all your devices at once?
     
  7. CulMarquez

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    guys i need help here again, someone says this thing work for him, but i dont know how to setup this thing to use for the wii to go online with my softmod wii heres the link of the usb wireless G-lan, thanks in advance for the help.

    http://www.cdrking.c...id=8117&main=50
     
  8. OSpencerO

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    If I was you I would just get a decent "Linksys/NetGear/D-Link" wireless router or use the wired adapter that way you would have something permanent.

    The last thing I would do is buy a no name USB wi-fi adapter because of possible driver issues, overheating & signal loss.

    Could you tell me why you would want to go wireless & not just get a decent wireless router?
    If the reason is money you could do a search for a decent router on... http://geo.craigslist.org/iso/ph

    Also, If you want to save money & any of your computers have a wireless card you could use something like Connectify that way you wouldn't have to buy anything.
    http://www.connectify.me/
    I use Connectify on vacation mainly, at restaurants, at bookstores, at airports, at resorts, on airplanes, on cruise ships & more.
    It seems to work well however I don't consider it a permanent solution.




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  9. CulMarquez

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    bro my problem is i cant find a shop here in the philippines that sells what you said, so this is my last resort, can you tell me how to setup this usb wireless G-lan thing? dont know how to setup up this, thanks in advance..
     
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    is there any tutorial with the Wii as the example for the testing?
     
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    Not that I know of...
    If you can get it working it wii work for almost any device.

    If you don't know how to connect your Wii this will help you.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqN2a_xkFXw

    Again, If I was you I would just get a decent "Linksys/NetGear/D-Link" wireless router or use the wired adapter that way you would have something permanent.
    You showed a link from cdrking.com about the USB wi-fi adapter, can you order from them?
    If So, Maybe you should look into this... http://www.cdrking.com/index.php?mod=products&type=view&sid=7629&main=50



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  13. CulMarquez

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    i installed my thing and it works now im able to play online, but i have a question, is it safe to click the WiiConnect24 in the menu's? im still a noob here in online stuff for the wii, thanks for the help guys.
     
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    Yes, WiiConnect24 is safe.



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    I'm thinking about either buying the Nyko one or the genuine official Nintendo ethernet adapter. Trying to find the best one speed/reliability-wise so I can run my Homebrew Apps from an SMB NAS + copying files to/from using Wiixplorer.

    http://www.amazon.com/Nyko-Net-Connect-Wii-Nintendo/dp/B000X2DP8O/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1332258570&sr=8-2

    Does anyone have an opinion on that specific brand and/or the official one?
     

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