Launching GC bups with Disc Channel

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by Col70, Feb 17, 2009.

  1. Col70
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    Ok I installed Wiigator GC last week and works fine other than not being able to get Metal Gear Solid Twin Snakes and Eternal Darkness to work...

    However, did a full job on a mates Wii the other day through from 3.4e >> 3.2e with Preloader and Softmii etc all installed but can't get GC discs to launch from his Disc Channel - can anyone explain how or why this might happen?
     
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    When installing the gc mios, press "x". You probably forgot to when you installed it for him.
     
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    Hey David - swift reply... thanks

    Tried that already and saw the option change.... really weird though as when I put a disc in, it shows in the disc channel but the system crashes/reboots itself to the healthscreen...
     
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    Weird it shouldn't be doing that, you can always try waninkos mios. Just run his installer it'll
    overwrite you existing mios. That might work.
     
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    I guess it's worth a try. I got a D/L for cMIOS_rev3-Installer off his site - is that what I need or is it just a wad I need to install with WM?

    Any links would be fantastic as well....
     
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    Download it, unzip it, rename the .dol file you just downloaded to boot.dol. Create a new folder in the apps directory on your sd. Put the .dol file in the new folder and launch it via the homebrew channel.
     
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    I've never been able to run GC backups from the disc channel either, and I never understood why. I'm using Waninkoko's revo03, and yes, I did press X before the installation.
     
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    Will that affect any of the Mios in place already?

    Edit: Bizarre thing is that it works on my Wii but not the other one?
     
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    You can only have one MIOS at a time. Any new one that you install will overwrite the previous one.