Gamecube backups (4.2)

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by jakl_53, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. jakl_53
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    jakl_53 Member

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    So i have my wii (evil new 4.2 that can't play wii backups) softmodded and can play my homebrew and all that fine. I understand that I cannot play Wii backups from disk, sad but I can deal. Since it cannot play Wii backup disks at all, can it play GC backups?
     
  2. Krestent

    Krestent What to post?

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    I just saw a thread in which that question five minutes ago so I know that you could have found the answer by searching, but the answer is NO
     
  3. jakl_53
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    My bad. I just saw that thread but didnt read the whole thing so a mod can lock this if they would like.
     
  4. djtaz

    djtaz PM's Full - Wadder Me

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    Why cant you play backups from 4.2 ?
    Are you talking about discs or are u talking about from a USB harddrive ?
     
  5. jakl_53
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    From disk because I have the new chipset or whatever it is. Im curerntly try to boot from usb loader, but I already searched for a GC USB loader and I already know that is a no, but I wasn't for sure about from a disk.
     
  6. djtaz

    djtaz PM's Full - Wadder Me

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    I have a 4.2 machine here in front of me and i just loaded both the USB drive and also a disc from the wad i have.

    Discs do work on 4.2 if you have the correct wad installed.
     
  7. jakl_53
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    Its never worked for me and everywhere that I have read says that Wii's purchased after late 2008 have the new chipset which blocks dvd backups
     
  8. ddetkowski

    ddetkowski GBAtemp Maniac

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    I've modded a lot of Wiis, and even virgin Wiis at 4.0 had the new D3-2 chipset in them, FYI
     
  9. petspeed

    petspeed GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    You can still play GC backups but that requires one of the new generation modchips like Wode. I think also Wiikey fusion and flatmod fusion can do it when they are released. These chips makes it possible to play Wii and GC backups from USB and/or SD.
     
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