How can i play GC backups on unmodded Wii?

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  1. cooleothman
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    Hiya guys, [​IMG]

    I want to play some good old games for the GC on the Wii. [​IMG]

    How do I play GC backups on an unmodded Wii??(I've got The Homebrew Channel)

    What stuff/programs do I need? [​IMG]

    I heard you need something like GCbooter?

    Please make my wish come true my fellow GBAtemp-mates. [​IMG]

    ~Oth
     


  2. xalphax

    xalphax Internet killed the Ponystar.

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    i don't think this is possible, please proof me wrong.
     
  3. Lily

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    You can't. There is no currently available softmod solution to play GameCube games.
     
  4. Sstew

    Sstew GBAtemp's Grim Reaper.

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    You can't sorry. The only way to do that is by installing a modchip.
     
  5. cooleothman
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    I heard something about GCbooter or like that?
     
  6. samagon

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    Actually it is possible, but it requires an SD Gecko/Wiikey SD adapter. Basically an SD card adapter for the GC memory card slot. However it is hardly worth the effort since few games load and the ones that do load have horrid audio/video problems. Of the dozen or so games i tried only Wind Waker and Super Mario Sunshine worked and neither had music.
     
  7. leonheart_a

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    At the moment there is no way to play GC backups as of yet.
     
  8. djdynamite123

    djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    Buy the games [​IMG]
    of install a chip of some kind....."warranty?....warranty is shit"
     
  9. kedest

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    A hardmod is still the best way to go. And there's an awesome new generation of chips coming. No more soldering required, Just open the Wii, connect a flatcable and that's it
     
  10. djdynamite123

    djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    yup, shame they didn't release such good chips back in 2007......!
    No point opening my wii again when iv'e never once encountered a problem [​IMG]
     
  11. cooleothman
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    What's the name of it? Flatmii?
     
  12. Arm the Homeless

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    GCBoot is just GameCube Region Free.

    It's in GeckoOS 1.06f I believe.
     
  13. leonheart_a

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    I think theres on called the Drivekey to, look around the forums and you'll find out more info
     
  14. kedest

    kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

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    My chip is pretty old (a 1st generation one, but it is 001-compatible) and it's still working fine. But now with this new generation of chips, I'm really thinking about installing a new one. Especially the one with ISO loading directly from an external SATA hard drive looks really interesting.
     
  15. mcj

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    You can't. If you searched you would have known
     
  16. kedest

    kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

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    that's one of them. It doesn't load DVD backups, but needs an external computer to recieve the ISO's from

    and this product (if real) should load them from an external drive directly, without the need for a computer: http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=129810&st=0
    And I believe (not sure though) DriveKey acts like a normal modchip, loading backup DVD's.
     
  17. WiiBlaster

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    little thing called SD-Boot though GC Booter, play GC Backups on a Un Modded Wii, Compatibly isn't very good though and requires a sd gecko
    so it is possible and i myself have tried it, But it anit very good, so a hardmod is the best Way
     
  18. djdynamite123

    djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    what chip you got? Wiinja Deluxe?
    i can't bypass 001 [​IMG] it's loader time or trucha the bugger [​IMG]
    Still this new device is REAL.......OzMods no need for proof..
     
  19. kedest

    kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

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    There's a Wii-Boss in my Wii. That's a small circuit board with a 12F629 programmable chip on it and a small flatcable that comes out at the back of the wii. I can use that to update the chip with a programmer. Now YAOSM is programmed onto it. After the new 001 protection, I just loaded the new updated version and since then all games are working fine.
     
  20. Quincy

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    Ugh i hate this guys that ask "How do i play GC Backups"!!

    I mean comeon,How many topics were spammed because of this reason ()_()!!


    Seriously 1 more of this and my head explodes in the same way my Wii did when i tried to play a GC backup using (the 1st leaked) Backup Loader!!
     
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