Flash my Wiikey with another chips firmware?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by curiousmike, Mar 10, 2008.

  1. curiousmike

    curiousmike Member

    Aug 16, 2006
    United States
    Yeah, I'm one of the horde that ran out and bought the legit SSBB and I get a "error reading disc" when trying to run it.

    Yeah, I've been reading all the threads about a) wait for the wiikey team ( unlikely ) or b) install a switch ( i'm not gonna do that.)

    Anyone know if it's possible to flash the Wiikey with another chip that works firmware? i.e., convert the Wiikey to a Wiinja ?
  2. EN!GMA

    EN!GMA GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 7, 2008
    United States
  3. AMPonzi

    AMPonzi GBAtemp Fan

    Dec 20, 2002
    United States
    The Lost City of Atlantis
    Supposedly someone on Wiinewz says if you flash with 1.9g and pull the power at 75% it works fine. Then you boot the Wiikey firmware disc again to fix it. Perform at your own risk.
  4. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United States
    If a switch is out this may not be of much use but it is here for others, wiikey to openwii:

    AMPonzi's "technique" is probably the best thing you can do other than wait for a dump of the iso and the eventual decryption.