Upgrading from 3.2 to 4.0U recommended?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by ThE MaSTeR 3, Jul 27, 2009.

  1. ThE MaSTeR 3

    ThE MaSTeR 3 GBAtemp Regular

    Jun 26, 2005
    United States
    I want to update to 4.0 so I can load wiiware off the sd card. Also I want to update my shop channel so DLC will work. Here is my current setup...

    -v1 wiikey
    -rev14 cios
    -launch wii
    -wii is offline

    Is it recommended or is 3.2 still the best? How would I even go about upgrading my wii offline? Will I lose any functionality with 4.0 (usb loader,install wiiware) Is there an easy method since I have a modchip and not a bootleg softmod?
  2. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

    Nov 19, 2008
    United States
    Sandy, UT
    Search around for the 4.0 or 4.1 update guides. There's around eleventybillion of 'em, so knock yourself out.
  3. ConJ

    ConJ The Toker

    Jul 18, 2008
  4. kedest

    kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

    Feb 6, 2007
    First install bootmii (as boot2) and make a nand backup
    then you're safe to try anything
  5. yabel

    yabel Advanced Member

    Feb 9, 2009
    United States
    It has changed now because when I did my upgrade it was to 4.0 not 4.1 .
    I think its pretty safe to follow this guide and it gets alot of support. Read the posts to help calm your nerves.

    YES backup nand since its the Best move to make to give you a safety net.
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