Config disc worked, does it mean I have wiikey?

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  1. Hermessz
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    Hello,
    I have a Wii 3.1E, and I have a Wiikey. I tried the update of SMG (1.9g) and it keeps telling me the connection problem, as I wanted to make sure I have a Wiikey, I download the wiikey configuration disc, and tried to turn on the region override, and it worked perfectly without saying any errors.
    Does it mean I have a Wiikey?
    and I never updated my wiikey, even not to 1.2, the config disc and the wiikey update disc were my first wiikey discs to try on my wii.
    I repeat, does it mean I have a Wiikey or not?
    If someone has any ideas how to solve the 1.9g problem, reply them here.
    I want to play Galaxy soooo much.
    Oh, the DVD I'm using is FUJIFILM High Quality, and my Wii loves it, I almost never get DRE, and I tried running the update with VERBATIM REWRITEBLE, for you to know...
    Any help will be aprriciated.
     
  2. manias

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    connection problem after the test? then you prolly have a crappy clone
     
  3. ziddey

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    I don't know if the config disc will error out if it can't write it to the wiikey or not. Unless someone else chimes in, it doesn't necessarily mean you have a wiikey.

    As for the wiikey updates, there was only the initial release, 1.9b, and 1.9g. 1.2 and 1.3 are the versions for the config disc only.

    With regards to the update failing, either you have a bunk wiikey or a nonwiikey.
     
  4. Hermessz
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    I heard that even geniuine wiikey owners had problems, what does it mean?
     
  5. Hermessz
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    Aw, if I try to run the OpenWii SMG fix on a Wiifree (In case I have one),
    What will happened?
    Could this work? Because I know OpenWii and Wiifree are open source chips...
     
  6. porchemasi

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    i find it funny how you can get ur wii chiped and not ask which chip is getting installed ... pure stupidty [​IMG] (dont take offence, u should do ur homework [​IMG])

    any modchip will boot the WiiKey boot disks and if it fails to install it obv tells u its not a Wiikey because it would have installed just like the other 100 000 ppl that installed it successfully [​IMG]
     
  7. Hermessz
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    Woh, Woh, Woh, WoH!!!!!!!
    I bought the wii with a Wiikey! I didn't order a modded wii without knowing what I ordered, I'm not stupid!
    It just not working, so ask before you say I'm stupid, because I not, I ordered the wii with a Wiikey pre-installed.
     
  8. Bob Loblaw

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    Try the other update 1.9b. See if that one works.
     
  9. Lazycus

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    You think it's a WiiKey, but you really don't know. Quit being cheap and just burn the 1.9g on your good media, then come back and report if it still fails.
     
  10. Hermessz
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    Tried fujifilm, nope.
     
  11. coolbho3000

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    RIP a piece of good media. [​IMG]

    Try burning 1.9b on your DVD RW
     
  12. arctic_flame

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    The config disk showing means nothing. It boots and appears to do something on all modchips.

    But it's likely you have a crap clone.