Easiest way to boot Gamecube backups on SD Boot?

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  1. Ryukouki
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    Uhhh, I need help booting Gamecube ISOs from my SD Boot. What do I need? How do I start? I have the adapter and the SD card for it, but what cMIOS do I need? Do I need Neo Gamma? Do I need a Gamecube controller? My Wii is a D3-2 if that helps anything.
     
  2. WiiPower

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    You need a gamecube homebrew compatible cMIOS. The recommend cMIOS for NeoGamma should do it fine.

    Then you need a way to boot GC .dols with that cMIOS. NeoGamma in GC mode external, the SD-Boot .dol as sd/NeoGamma/GC.dol on a sd card in the wii's sd card slot, and a retail GC disc in the drive should do it. Or just use some GC homebrew launcher, which still requires the cMIOS, but might be easier to use. Also with a GC homebrew launcher it should work with a retail wii disc in the drive too.

    But don't ask me about the .iso format you need, or if the .isos need to be defragmented.
     
  3. Ryukouki
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    Right on, thanks WP! [​IMG] Damn! I need to find a disk now... [​IMG]
     
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    wii sport came with your wii... if you bought it new
     
  5. Ryukouki
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    he said gamecube disk though...
     
  6. gamefreak94

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    could you run GC isos on a USB HDD?
     
  7. Ryukouki
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    Theoretically you can via DIOS MIOS but its VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY buggy.
     
  8. Krestent

    Krestent What to post?

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    At your window!
    Didn't someone just create a DIOS mIOS for GC loading?

    EDIT: Sorry i read the title wrong thinking he booted a GC ISO off his SD card.

    Edit 2: http://gbatemp.net/t264872-dios-mios-relea...p;#entry3265279 Hmmm.... I guess it isn't impossible after all huh? I think someone owes me an apology XD
     
  10. Sao Mortel

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    Who said??? for some games you dont need a disk!! look
     
  11. Krestent

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    I posted that, then immediately remembered about that. I guess it's been drilled into me to reply that it's impossible to do so every time someone asks about GC USB Loading.
     
  12. Ryukouki
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    Interesting, although none of those games are what I'm looking for