Issue with external hdd

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by Scots, Oct 2, 2015.

  1. Scots
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    Scots Newbie

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    Ok so here's my problem....

    I'm a huge newbie to modding wiis, I dug out my old wii and put home brew on it. After a large trial and error, I got cfg loader to work from a forwarder from a sd card. I've been playing iso's from external hdd on slot 0. So now I want to connect said external hdd via a powered 4 port USB hub so it can also be used for watching movies on my tv, and run itunes, as well as play my games. When I use the hub the loader doesn't find the hdd. Please advise what I am doing wrong..

    Thanks!
     
  2. GreyWolf

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    You can't use a USB hub for either Wii HDDs or for HID controllers with Nintendont. Homebrew doesn't have the code to recognize and use hubs.