IOS Downgrader Error -1

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Apr 2, 2009

IOS Downgrader Error -1 by personwho at 9:39 PM (500 Views / 0 Likes) 4 replies

  1. personwho
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    Newcomer personwho Newbie

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    Hi everyone, I'm following a guide to get backup loader installed right

    I'm at 3.3 so i'm going through the IOS downgrader but i've hit a dead end [​IMG]

    While installing ios36 v1042 it got an error called -1.

    Could anyone tell me whats wrong?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. andrewhan4

    Newcomer andrewhan4 Advanced Member

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    It maybe that the ticket for IOS 36 is damaged. Try finding a wad of IOS 36 and installing that via wad manager, if you can't find one you can use wii srubber to get one from a disc.

    Once you've done that try downgrading again.
     
  3. skunk123punk

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    Hi make sure there is enough free space on your Wii, I had this error and after deleting a few Virtual Console games off the Wii it installed fine.

    Skunk
     
  4. BBking83

    Member BBking83 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    From my experience, ret=-1 is a media error.

    Make sure it's a 2G or less and formatted to FAT, not FAT32 and see what happens.
     
  5. personwho
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    Thanks to all who replied.

    I got it to work, all I did though was restart the download and it started on the one that failed, which happened to be the final one [​IMG]

    Thanks anyways~
     

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