Is my wii u safe to update?

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by super mario 128, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. super mario 128

    super mario 128 GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 27, 2013
    United States
    is my wii u safe to update? Here my latest sysCheck I'am pretty sure there no wii ioses installed I just think my vWii ioses are outdated. my system version is 3.0.1 U

    sysCheck v2.1.0 HD Edition by Double_A and R2-D2199, JoostinOnline, Nano
    ...runs on IOS58 (rev 6432).
    Region: NTSC-U
    System Menu 4.3U (v513)
    Drive date: 06.28.2011
    Homebrew Channel 1.1.2 running on IOS58
    Hollywood v0x21
    Console ID: *********
    Shop Channel Country: United States (49)
    Boot2 v0
    Found 64 titles.
    Found 31 IOS on this console. 0 of them are stub.
    IOS9 (rev 1290): No Patches
    IOS12 (rev 782): No Patches
    IOS13 (rev 1288): No Patches
    IOS14 (rev 1288): No Patches
    IOS15 (rev 1288): No Patches
    IOS17 (rev 1288): No Patches
    IOS21 (rev 1295): No Patches
    IOS22 (rev 1550): No Patches
    IOS28 (rev 2063): No Patches
    IOS31 (rev 3864): No Patches
    IOS33 (rev 3864): No Patches
    IOS34 (rev 3864): No Patches
    IOS35 (rev 3864): No Patches
    IOS36 (rev 3864): No Patches
    IOS37 (rev 5919): No Patches
    IOS38 (rev 4380): No Patches
    IOS41 (rev 3863): No Patches
    IOS43 (rev 3863): No Patches
    IOS45 (rev 3863): No Patches
    IOS46 (rev 3863): No Patches
    IOS48 (rev 4380): No Patches
    IOS53 (rev 5919): No Patches
    IOS55 (rev 5919): No Patches
    IOS56 (rev 5918): No Patches
    IOS57 (rev 6175): No Patches
    IOS58 (rev 6432): USB 2.0
    IOS59 (rev 7201): No Patches
    IOS62 (rev 6430): No Patches
    IOS80 (rev 7200): No Patches
    IOS512 (rev 7): No Patches
    IOS513 (rev 1): No Patches
    Report generated on 11/20/2013.
  2. jammybudga777

    jammybudga777 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Aug 23, 2013
    im pretty sure its fine but ive briefly read about some havin issues with the latest update (which i havnt and am not doin myself just yet) mines on 4.0.0!!
    so maybe wait for another voice to give you the go ahead
  3. TehCupcakes

    TehCupcakes GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 5, 2013
    United States
    The people who report having troubles are very likely having other unrelated issues. If the update stopped homebrew from working it would effect a much larger group. Thus far no updates have had any effect on vWii homebrew/backups, so it's perfectly safe to update to 4.0.2.
  4. Phrancis

    Phrancis Newbie

    Nov 22, 2013
    Hi there.

    I'm a newbie here and so am I in the homebrew comunity. I would like you to help me in something maybe is too basic.

    I only installed Homebrew Channel, Snes9x and Devolution on my Wii U. I'm not using it to load any ISOs (just my already bought GC games). In that process, have I done anything "dangerous" I should have in mind? I mean, I've read that playing with NAND and cIOs is something that if you don't do it right, you could brick the console.

    I followed the tutorials but I didn't know exactly what I was doing xD. I only knew the things I could do after the process.

    Anyway, I'm asking it because I don't know if I can update safely. If the only risk I can take is to lose the homebrew channel, it's ok. But I don't want to brick my console.

    Thanks in advance and excuse me for so basic questions.
  5. Clarky

    Clarky Don't you know who I think I am?

    Oct 4, 2007
    United States
    Update your Wii u, there hasn't been an update yet that has removed any homebrew
  6. Phrancis

    Phrancis Newbie

    Nov 22, 2013
    Then, having only installed homebrew (no cIOs), there is not any risk to brick the console with an update, right?
  7. Clarky

    Clarky Don't you know who I think I am?

    Oct 4, 2007
    United States
    There should be no risk in updating
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