Retro Classic Controller headaches

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by TestNtune, Feb 4, 2013.

Feb 4, 2013
  1. TestNtune
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    Bought this yesterday:
    http://www.gamestop.com/accessories/retro-classic-controller/107011
    Well it works as it should on the Wiiu until I go into the vWii. Then it drops connection and wont ever connect again. Really sucks since I bought it for vWii. Anybody have experience with this? If I cant figure out a fix for this then at least mabye I can get a warning out to keep someone else from wasting their money too.
     
  2. ayrek

    Member ayrek GBAtemp Regular

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    I've seen these working for the wii, so I see no reason it shouldn't work for the vwii. Unless there's an issue with how the wii U passes the wiimote sync data on to the vwii?

    I really wish there was a way to sync controllers in the vwii; I ran into that with just regular wiimotes, and needing to reboot all the way back into the wii u menu to sync them. Maybe someone with much more programming know-how than myself can make that happen.
     
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    My 3rd party wiimotes always die after switching from wiiu to vwii the first time after booting the wii u. taking out the batteries and inserting them again cures that. Also, I would suggest to only plug in the classic controller after booting a game. wiiflow will end in a blackscreen, if I plug in my 3rd party classic controller and then boot a game.

    edit: And can't you just press Home button in vwii and then register your wiimotes in the wiimotes config at the bottom of the screen? not 100% sure, but I thought, I've done that some time ago...
     
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    Hmm, I haven't tried that. I'll have to give that one a go.
     

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