Hard drive that worked on Wii doesn't work on vWii?

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by Timic83, Mar 14, 2015.

  1. Timic83
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    Is this a common thing? A 1TB external hard drive (powered through 1 USB port) that worked great for Config USB Loader on Wii doesn't work on vWii, is this normal?
     
  2. Plunt

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    The Wii U uses a lower power output to its USB ports, you will need to use a y-usb cable or an externerally powered hdd