USB Loader GX freezing on at Initialize USB on VWii HELP!

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  1. CJGamerXD
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    Hey I just installed Homebrew and USB Loader GX on the virtual wii of the wii u... everything is fine but when i load up USB loader GX it freezes at: "Initialize usb" and i checked the compatibility list and my usb matches... any solution? please!!! :(
     
  2. jeannotte

    jeannotte GBAtemp Fan

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  3. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    1. use Ycable, or externally powered HDD.
    2. try to set IOS58 as default IOS when inside the loader :

    settings > loader settings > Loader's IOS : replace 249 with 58
     
  4. DeathByDrivers

    DeathByDrivers Newbie

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    I am having the exact same issue and tried this without success. I am using a 1 TB WD My Passport Ultra with a Y cable for power and I'm on USB Loader GX v3.0 Rev. 162.2. If I unplug the drive and wait to plug it in when the countdown begins then it works fine, but it's a pain to do every time I want to launch the loader.
     
    Last edited by DeathByDrivers, Jun 25, 2017
  5. GreyWolf

    GreyWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Turn off any hardware encryption or power management features of the drive with the utility that comes with it.
     
  6. DeathByDrivers

    DeathByDrivers Newbie

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    I used WD drive utility to disable sleep mode and this was the only option I was able to configure. I also updated the firmware of my drive and the problem still persists.
     
  7. Psychomax

    Psychomax Newbie

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    Hey, I'm not the OP but I was having the exact same issue. This was the solution for me! Thank you!
     
  8. justdancingsam

    justdancingsam Newbie

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    That only worked in the app! Not when I load it!
     
  9. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    if it works only when inside the loader, it means your device is not compatible with cIOS.
    maybe you are using a Flash stick/Flash drive. It's often not compatible with cIOS.
    try another drive.
     
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