Gamecube Disc won't stay put in the Wii.

Discussion in 'Wii - Emulation and Homebrew' started by NANASHI89, Jan 14, 2018.

  1. NANASHI89
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    NANASHI89 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I have a Wii, no Gamecube backwards compatibility. Everytime I put a Gamecube disc in to back up, it spits it out.

    Lemme guess. I can only rip Gamecube games on Wiis with Gamecube compatibility?

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  2. GreyWolf

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    Yep. The drives in the newer Wiis don't have the mechanism to center GC discs.
     
  3. The Real Jdbye

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    They can be modded though. Tueidj modded his to read GC discs, there's a missing bit of plastic that you can fill in with epoxy or something. Probably not worth the effort just to dump games.
     
  4. KiiWii

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    This would work? (See attached)
     

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  5. GreyWolf

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    I wouldn't risk it. It's likely to get stuck in the drive. Those are generally for tray-loaders.
     
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