Usb error when installing large games

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by omgcat, Nov 24, 2016.

  1. omgcat
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    omgcat GBAtemp Regular

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    when installing large games such as starfox and color splash with wupinstaller mod y i get a "usb device has been removed error" i have tried with 2 different hard drives, both usb powered(no y cable). shovel knight installed just fine along with its update. any ideas?
     
  2. Ghassen-ga

    Ghassen-ga GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I believe there is an auto-power off for external HDDs turned on by default , try this .
     
  3. omgcat
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    omgcat GBAtemp Regular

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    i have it turned off already. after redownloading wupinstaller mod y and reformatting the drivei get the games installed but when i click them in the home menu i get "there is a problem with the usb storage device"
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  4. Dark Ronin

    Dark Ronin GBAtemp Regular

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    Then you should probably try Y-cable or external powered HDD case to see if it hits.
     
  5. Spearel18

    Spearel18 GBAtemp Regular

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    Yes, always use a Y-cable for HDDs without an external power source.
     
  6. panamex

    panamex Advanced Member

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    You can try with a HDD with his own supply, that has the best results....
     
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