5.4 - Do I have to update?

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by Degly, Nov 12, 2016.

  1. Degly
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    I have 5.4 on my wii u, do I have to update to install games on usb or can I do it without updating?
     
  2. Irastris

    Irastris Just another fag with a suggestive avatar

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    You do not have to be on 5.5.1 to use the Brazilian method, but it's still highly recommended to update anyways. There is no downside to being on 5.5.1 anymore.
     
  3. Degly
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    Can I update just by connecting to the internet?
     
  4. jbuck1975

    jbuck1975 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    yes
     
  5. AboodXD

    AboodXD I hack NSMB games, and other shiz.

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    Not under a rock.
    I've heard that redNAND only works on 5.5.1.
     
  6. CreeperMario

    CreeperMario GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    MAYBE 5.5.0 as well... The PPC kernel and IOSU kernel didn;t change between 5.5.0 and 5.5.1, only the browser changed. So the current redNAND implementation should work on 5.5.0 as well.
     
  7. owek1

    owek1 Master Sword Wielder

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    if you connect to internet you would automatically skip 5.5.0 so you'll be on the latest 5.5.1.. ^^

    but it shouldn't be a problem, hacks are available on 5.5.1.. personally there's no downside on updating..i don't know about you tho..if you really want to stay on that firmware it's your call..
     
    Last edited by owek1, Nov 12, 2016