backing up an original game...

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Dec 8, 2008
  1. qwertykey
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    Hi,

    I know you can backup an original game on the Wii by transferring it over WiFi to your computer using the homebrew channel, but is it possible to pop the DVD into the DVD Drive of a computer and back it up like that, rather than through the Wii?

    Also, once it has been backed up, is there anything else to do to the ISO other than to brickblock and region free it?

    Thanks for your help.
     
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    Banned djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    Certain LG drives can read original wii games, search google
     
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    Member trancepara GBAtemp Regular

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    LG-8164b, LG-8163b, LG-8162b, and LG-8161b.

    If you don't have those, than you're outta luck. :/
     
  4. djdynamite123

    Banned djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    You bloody "helpful" man!
    You could of at least let him/she/that do a tad of searching...
     
  5. trancepara

    Member trancepara GBAtemp Regular

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    Sorry, my bad.

    Hey qwertykey, do some searching. [​IMG]
     
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    Banned djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    Love it*
    Got to get some of these apes to to a little search as well, top man!
     
  7. Ironnoobx3

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    Wish I Knew alot about what you guys are talking about.. Sadly, i just know how to wii hack and thats it, but i thought you would use something like nero, or a dvd ripper program for that
     
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    You can if your hardware can read the disk in the first place. If it can't, no software will change that fact.
     
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