Let me make sure I got these steps right

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by antpod, Feb 8, 2008.

Feb 8, 2008
  1. antpod
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    1. Have a US launch NTSC Wii with 3.1 US firmware
    2. Getting Wiikey modchip installed tomorrow
    3. Modchip alone does nothing, thats why I burned the Wiikey 1.9 Firmware update(filechopped) on a DVD-R
    4. Put that in Wii, it recognizes it and it updates wiikey firmware
    5. Region override on wiikey by default is off, so thats why I have a Wiikey Config 1.3 disk(filechopped and made into a GCOS) burned on DVD-R
    6.Put that in Wii, it recognizes and from there i turn region override on, save, and reboot.
    7. I have Smash burned on a DVD+R DL
    and from there it should be able to work fine(with dual channels after I go through with the update off the disk but I dont care bout that)

    This is correct, right?

    Only thing I'm questioning or unsure about is if the wiikey 1.9 firmware update had to be made into a GCOS like the config disk...? Does it?
     
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    It didn't HAVE to be GCOS'd, but it's fine, it's still works, just need to go through GCOS first.

    And yep, that all sounds right!
     
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    ok thanks, and this "just need to go through GCOS first." is referring to the config disk right?

    So after getting the Wiikey soldered in, the only discs i need to use to play smash are the 1.9 update disk and config disk, right?
     
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    Yes I was referring to the 1.3 config disc.

    Yep, that's all you need.
     

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