Planning to buy HD

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by ZeroTm, Oct 3, 2009.

Oct 3, 2009

Planning to buy HD by ZeroTm at 1:10 AM (1,114 Views / 0 Likes) 11 replies

  1. ZeroTm
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    This hard drive is perfect for USB loader and stuff and I would highly recommend it because it is small, powers from USB and is easy to find in retail stores. I have the Western Digital MyPassport Eliet (500 GB) and i just LOVE it. I would also Recommend partioning it with a partitioning program like "Partition Wizard".
     
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    Thanks for your fast and helpful reply. Will probably buy this one.
     
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    I have to recommend Western Digital Elements... 1TB for about $110USD! Works great for all my usb loader stuff and homebrew. I got mine online walmart.com
     
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    I personally own the 400 GB discontinued model of this drive. It works wonders. Go for it. You will not be disappointed.
     
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    you can get a name brand almost 3x that size for cheaper
     
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    Ok my hard drive arrived but now I got another problem.

    When I plug it into the wii it doesn´t get recognized, so I tried to change the format to WBFS, which doesn´t work either. It seems like WBFS manager 3.0 can't see it either. Please help
     
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    maybe try to run it from admin thats what i have to do with Inteligent WBFS v6
     
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    Ok running WBFS as admin worked but the wii still doesn't recognize the HDD. Tried both usb slots.
     
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    Specifically what app(s) don't recognize the drive? You do have a USB loader of some sort with the requisite cIOS, right?
     
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    I´m using USB loader gx no idea which version I think it was something like rev57. I am now trying to install Hermes cIOS 222/223 and rev14 stuff.

    Edit: Nope still nothing.
     
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    Ok everythings working now forget to install a cios thing...

    please close the thread
     

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