Does your Wii U have random freezes?

Discussion in 'Wii U - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by blaisedinsd, Jun 21, 2017.

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  1. My Wii U never freezes.

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  2. My Wii U has frozen before but it is very rare.

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  3. My Wii U freezes more than I would like.

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  1. blaisedinsd
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    blaisedinsd GBAtemp Maniac

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    I heard someone on a podcast complaining their Wii U has started freezing more frequently and this has been my experience as well.

    I have Haxchi but not CBHaxchi. It seems to freeze even when not using Haxchi though. I get it freezing in Youtube. Freezing when trying to close one app on the white Wii U screen. I have had it freeze while playing minecraft in the past too.

    Yesterday after I died in Metroid Prime Trilogy (a game I use Haxchi to run) I continued and my wii remote stopped controlling the game and I couldn't get to the home menu or anything.


    When the hell are we going to get another stability update because my system is crashing way too frequently.
     
  2. Alex4U

    Alex4U not a Pokémon Mystery Dungeon addict

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    nononononono, why CFW your Wii U? What's the point?
    anyway, my Wii U didn't freezed for a long time, rarely, freezes on the game banner. most offen happens with Splatoon.
     
  3. nintendofan86

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    My wii u freezes on smash bros u and and my the internet doesnt work anymore. Anyone know why? I got regular haxchi and updates blocked on 5.5.1
     
  4. godreborn

    godreborn GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I've never had my wii u freeze, and I play it A LOT. I have had graphical tilting issues with the virtual wii and the pro controller losing its attachment to the system if I go into the virtual wii. I think it might have something to do with the custom theme slowly corrupting the ios. I have a backup of that .app file, so I'll test if that fixes it.
     
  5. blaisedinsd
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    blaisedinsd GBAtemp Maniac

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    My freezes seem to have gone away since I switched my hard drive a few weeks back.
     
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