Original SMG work on an unupdateable Wiikey clone?

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Nov 11, 2007
  1. cchen326
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    I am pretty sure I have a wiikey clone which cannot be updated. I constantly get the check connection error and have tried everything on the major forums.

    I have tried to run SMG from Prominent and get the illegal device 001 # message and have updated with the patch on it.
    Question is I just preordered SMG NTSC US and was wondering if anyone could confirm if the original game would work on a unupdateable wii with a clone wiikey which has already updated with the patch from the SMG prominent release game.

    I believe some stores have released the game early so was hoping someone could confirm.
     
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    In short, yes it will work.

    How about a picture of your modchip.
     
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    I looked at a video of how to open it up and it seemed delicate in some parts where I would not want to risk anything by even trying
     
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    The Wii isn't too delicate, just a bunch of small pieces (rubber paddings and buttons) make it seem more delicate than it is.

    If you can though, try and get a look at it. I believe most WiiKey clones can still be updated except maybe the absolute worst clones.
     
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    Can you recommend any videos which show it the easiest way to open it?
     
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    dead link
     
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    lol. That does not look very safe to do for a newb to do. I had a bad experience opening my PSP to mod the control pad for SF3 alpha max. If I ever meet someone that can open it and not charge I will do it then. Thanks for the help though.
     

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