Not a Wii Disc - Insert a Wii Disc

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by lightokun, Nov 28, 2009.

  1. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    I've been getting that error message when I try to install my hard copy DVD backups with usbloader gx. About half of my DVD backups work when I install them and the other half give the 'Not a Wii Disc' error message. All of these DVD backups work by themselves, but I want them all on a HDD. Any help would be much appreciated.
     
  2. jabmaster2

    jabmaster2 GBAtemp Fan

    Member
    477
    0
    Apr 24, 2009
    United States
    Mine would only copy verbatim rbrand disk and it was slow. best use img burn make an img and transfer from computer
     
  3. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    I tried that and unfortunately, it didn't work. The non installable backups work fine with Neogamma r8, but they just aren't recognised by the usb backup loaders (including usbloader gx and wiiflow).
     
  4. Hakoda

    Hakoda GBAtemp Addict

    Member
    2,133
    2
    Feb 2, 2008
    United States
    San Jose, CA
    When I was getting games for a friend, I didn't want to redownload them so I used the discs I already had. I hada set my read speed to 2x/2x (video & data) in IMGBurn for it to re-burnable and read by the Wii. But we both had hardmods so it could be different.

    ~ Jon
     
  5. brabomichel

    brabomichel Member

    Newcomer
    22
    0
    Oct 19, 2008
    United States
    (sorry for my bad english)
    I had the same problem.

    but know i know why usb loader gx don't install some of my backups.

    in the beginning whit the first backup loader on the wii. the iso files must be "patchet" by some prog. so the loader could read the game. this type of burnd games can not read bij usb loader gx
     
  6. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    I think some of my other backup DVDs had to be patched, and they copied fine. Do you know of another usbloader that is compatible with all patched DVDs?
     
  7. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    Still no luck, any other suggestions?
     
  8. cobleman

    cobleman GBAtemp Maniac

    Member
    1,458
    19
    Jun 23, 2009
    Australia
    And you have reinstalled DVDX
     
  9. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    Reinstalled DVDX, but it didn't change anything.
     
  10. giantpune

    giantpune GBAtemp Addict

    Member
    2,860
    122
    Apr 10, 2009
    United States
    the reason you get that error is because the game fails teh check where the loader looks for the wii magic word. somehow between the time when those games were originals and when you put them on a dvd-r, something happened to screw up the disc header or the magic word that is being looked for.

    you can take the source of any of these loaders and omit that check and try that. it will most definitely copy a game to your hdd. whether or not it will start i cant say. i never tried it.
     
  11. lightokun
    OP

    lightokun Newbie

    Newcomer
    9
    0
    Nov 23, 2009
    Do any of them have a setting where I can omit that check? I don't think I have the skills to edit the source to do that.
     
  12. giantpune

    giantpune GBAtemp Addict

    Member
    2,860
    122
    Apr 10, 2009
    United States
    nope. if this was omitted then there would be a bunch of people trying to add gamecube games and stuff that didnt work and creating a bunch of threads about it not working.
     
  13. ARISMENDY_64

    ARISMENDY_64 Member

    Newcomer
    14
    0
    Dec 5, 2009
    United States
    hi amigos

    wii iso unpatcher

    http://www.wiiso.com/forumdisplay.php?f=33...desc&page=3


    README

    Wii ISO Unpatcher

    1. Place file to be unpatched in same directory as unpatcher.exe, renaming iso to input.iso.
    2. Run unpatch.bat file
    3. Copy output.iso to WBFS partition using your favourite WBFS manager.

    Program created by tueidj, batch file by DPyro.
     
  14. Hatsu

    Hatsu Someone's been killing, eh?

    Banned
    2,143
    0
    Oct 19, 2009
    __________________ Warn: 50%
    ^ Reported.
     
  15. ARISMENDY_64

    ARISMENDY_64 Member

    Newcomer
    14
    0
    Dec 5, 2009
    United States