CycloWiz Update coming tomorrow!

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  1. shaunj66
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    CycloWiz Update coming tomorrow!

    As promised by Team Cyclops








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    Team Cyclops have updated their homepage with this simple message:
    Will we finally be seeing the much delayed and anticipated Cyclowiz firmware update in under 24 hours? For the sake of all the Cyclowiz owners out there, I sure hope so.

    Check back tomorrow to find out!

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    Edit: time out! now let's see how much longer the Cyclowiz owners will have to wait!


     


  2. Qpido

    Qpido Call me Q.

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    What's so horribly wrong with this chip right now?

    Q~
     
  3. H8TR

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    This upgrade most likely is going to make it the same as Wiikey then Wiikey won't have the advantage it has now.
     
  4. malachii69

    malachii69 Newbie

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    "For the sake of all the Cyclowiz owners out there, I sure hope so."

    Umm, am I missing something? Are we doomed to a life of just booting our backups...?

    To my knowledge, the Wiz has problems with less than a handfull of titles, with only one or two being showstoppers. That post makes it sound as if without this update, the cyclowiz is a piece of garbage.
     
  5. shadowboy

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    Cept the wiikey is like 20 bucks cheaper depending on where you order it.
    5 bucks says the upgrade never shows up.
    (Meh hate cycloteam.)
     
  6. jaxxster

    jaxxster The Heretic

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    Good luck to them, They better make this deadline.
     
  7. shaunj66
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    It was meant because of the constant delays of the update.

    Also, Cyclowiz does seem to have more problems than other chips right now with more DRE's and game incompatibility.
     
  8. lenselijer

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    I'm happy that i have the wiikey and dont have to install a stupid switch to be able to update my chip [​IMG]
     
  9. g.crow

    g.crow beide mittelfinger hoch

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    dont make fun about the switch. it rocks [​IMG]
    although it will never be needed.

    mars77
     
  10. gov78

    gov78 Ha made you Look

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    do you neeed to install that switch to update? (i havent got a cyclowiz im just curious)
     
  11. rkenshin

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    you need the switch to update because the chip Cyclowiz uses needs a 12 volt charge to enable programming mode (aka switch on)

    The only thing it doesn't need is the disable wire to be soldered..
     
  12. bollocks

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    i'm not saying the cyclo team are a bunch of liars and thieves, but...they're a bunch of liars and thieves. cyclods anyone?
     
  13. g.crow

    g.crow beide mittelfinger hoch

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    you wont need the switch if theres no update.
    thats what i meant [​IMG]

    mars77
     
  14. arctic_flame

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    Funny, but whenever I catch up with tomorrow, it says it's called "Today", and tommorow is still 24 hours ahead of me.
     
  15. g.crow

    g.crow beide mittelfinger hoch

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    its 6 in the evening here, still waiting [​IMG]

    mars77
     
  16. cheesyPOOF5

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    Too many release dates. We want a RELEASE! [​IMG]
     
  17. Costello

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    still no update.. though I'm 100% sure they will release the update, I find it annoying to keep the users waiting like that.
    Release the update or don't release it, but don't make promises you can't keep...
     
  18. jaxxster

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    Well i think if they do deliver today we'll see it about 9pmi
     
  19. arctic_flame

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    Exactly [​IMG] It will come "Tomorrow" Which is always 24 hours in front of what time it is now [​IMG]
     
  20. g.crow

    g.crow beide mittelfinger hoch

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    tomorrow never dies [​IMG]

    mars77