Soft Bricked

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  1. canuckcub
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    so i was messing with wads and i soft bricked her, i used the Banner image size for the banner icon. so i cant get past the health screen

    my only solution is to get a mod chip right ?

    Which is the best and can they all use the serial port mod so i dont have to have them plugged in all the time ?
     
  2. Hideki-kun

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    Wait, did you manage to install StarFall before you bricked?
     
  3. Brainy142

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    dam, that sucks. I think she's got a near full brick ouch.... I dont know much about modchips sorry.

    Hope you fix her
     
  4. Joey90

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    Unless you installed starfall then you need a modchip...

    Which one depends what chipset you have, if you have an old wii you should be able to use a wiikey, which has DVD updates, I don't know about the others...
     
  5. Livin in a box

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    What's your serial number? It's on the bottom of the Wii on a white sticker, marked S/N.
     
  6. canuckcub
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    i was thinking of getting starfall but didnt . so i will have to mod


    so does the Serial mod work with wall mod chip and will i have to have the mod chip installed at all times
     
  7. Livin in a box

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    Yeah, why not? With a chip, no more of your money will go to Nintendo. After all, who would want to pay £40 for 1 game?

    Not all mod chips work on all Wiis. Did you get your Wii at launch?
     
  8. canuckcub
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    nah i got it almost a year ago
     
  9. Livin in a box

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    Right...

    What's your serial number?
     
  10. SenorClean

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    Are you running 3.3 fw? If you aren't, it'll be fairly easy to make an auto-booting disc with wad manager... if you are, you'll need to already have the twilight hack savegame on your wii - and make an autoboot copy of zelda.
     
  11. canuckcub
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    i think im running 3.3,it did an auto update when i put in a game i forgot to turn the wifi off

    serial LU318925255
     
  12. fly_us

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    from the WiiTracker

    Your Drive Chip is most likely GC2-D2C.

    Your Drive Pins are most likely not cut.

    You might want to get a D2Pro with Wii Clip if you dont know anything about soldering, which has more features than D2CKey. There are many shops that selling those chips.
     
  13. skawo96

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    No game other than Wario Land Shake It (JAP) have 3.3 update....

    Anyway, for modchip - Wasabi/Wasabi V2/D2pro.
     
  14. canuckcub
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    im thinking im going to get the D2Cpro just because everyone recommends it. and the clips mean i can change mod chips if some great one comes out soon... right ?

    And this should allow me to use the wii semi de brick DVD

    cause my wii cant get past the health screen
     
  15. skawo96

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    It's not that you will use to repair this brick.
     
  16. canuckcub
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    what will i use then ? sorry i guess im more n00bish then i thought :-D
     
  17. fly_us

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    you will use the autoboot disc of Wad manager to uninstall the WAD that cause banner brick.

    BTW, dont confuse between D2CPro and D2Pro, i wont recommend the D2CPro, which is a clone of D2CKey and non soft-updatable. D2Pro is a better one which you could update by software

    If D2Pro is out of budget, then Wasabi (v1 or 2) or D2Ckey are good alternatives.
     
  18. canuckcub
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    nah D2pro sounds good,

    http://canadamods.ca/store/index.php?act=v...mp;productId=54

    this is what i want right ?
    and can i get a link of the ISO image of the wad manager disc or what ever ?

    thanks for all the help .... less panicky about the brickint and i will be much more careful about checking over stuff
     
  19. skawo96

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    Yeah, my bad...typo...


    I have Wasabi, it's upgreadeble via DVD and such and for D2Pro you need D2Prog, no?



    If (TC) have Twilight Hack, you can use The Legend of Zelda: TP autobootable/Wad manager that is autobootable.
     
  20. canuckcub
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    I have the the Twilight hack, but its the old version and i think my wii upgraded to 3.3