Homebrew USB loader gx no longer loading

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Last year I setup my wii u and was able to successfully load up and play wii games using USB loader GX and GameCube games using Nintendont. I revisited after not using for 8-10 months and I haven’t been able to load USB loader gx anymore, it just says loading for 20 seconds and then goes back to the wii menu. Nintendont works fine so I’m able to play GameCube but not wii.

I use external hard drive attached to the back two USB ports. Any idea what happened and how to fix?
 

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Last year I setup my wii u and was able to successfully load up and play wii games using USB loader GX and GameCube games using Nintendont. I revisited after not using for 8-10 months and I haven’t been able to load USB loader gx anymore, it just says loading for 20 seconds and then goes back to the wii menu. Nintendont works fine so I’m able to play GameCube but not wii.

I use external hard drive attached to the back two USB ports. Any idea what happened and how to fix?
Are the appropriate USBLoaderGX files on the apps folder? And are you using a wad channel to launch USBLoaderGX?
 

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Are the appropriate USBLoaderGX files on the apps folder? And are you using a wad channel to launch USBLoaderGX?

I use a wad channel but have also tried loading through home brew and get same result. I’m pretty sure I have the right files in the apps folder. See screenshot for the files.
 

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Hello.:)



Try and delete the "GXGlobal.cfg" and restart the Loader please.

Good Luck.:)

Just tried and that didn’t change anything. Not sure if this is related but every time I boot up the system I get a message saying that I’ve connected a USB storage device that has not been setup up with the console etc. I always have to click cancel instead of format since would erase everything I think?

my external HDD is Formated as FAT32 and nothing has changed in my formatting or files on the SD or external HDD since it was working last year.
 
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Thank you.:)

Just tried and that didn’t change anything. Not sure if this is related but every time I boot up the system I get a message saying that I’ve connected a USB storage device that has not been setup up with the console etc. I always have to click cancel instead of format since would erase everything I think?

my external HDD is Formated as FAT32 and nothing has changed in my formatting or files on the SD or external HDD since it was working last year.

Would you be so kind and make a sysCheck please ?
https://gbatemp.net/threads/posting-a-system-check.300279/
To see your Softmod´s Status please (custom cIOS installed ?).

Thank you.:)
 

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Thank you.:)



Would you be so kind and make a sysCheck please ?

To see your Softmod´s Status please (custom cIOS installed ?).

Thank you.:)

SysCheck HDE v2.4.0 HacksDen Edition by JoostinOnline, Double_A, R2-D2199, and Nano
...runs on vIOS58 (rev 6432).
Region: NTSC-U
System Menu 4.3U (v609)
Drive date: 08.21.2013
Homebrew Channel 1.1.2 running on IOS58
Hollywood v0x21
Console ID: 623018320
Console Type: vWii
Shop Channel Country: Canada (18)
Boot2 v0
Found 70 titles.
Found 34 IOS on this console. 0 of them are stubs.
vIOS9 (rev 1290): No Patches
vIOS12 (rev 782): No Patches
vIOS13 (rev 1288): No Patches
vIOS14 (rev 1288): No Patches
vIOS15 (rev 1288): No Patches
vIOS17 (rev 1288): No Patches
vIOS21 (rev 1295): No Patches
vIOS22 (rev 1550): No Patches
vIOS28 (rev 2063): No Patches
vIOS31 (rev 3864): No Patches
vIOS33 (rev 3864): No Patches
vIOS34 (rev 3864): No Patches
vIOS35 (rev 3864): No Patches
vIOS36 (rev 3864): No Patches
vIOS37 (rev 5919): No Patches
vIOS38 (rev 4380): No Patches
vIOS41 (rev 3863): No Patches
vIOS43 (rev 3863): No Patches
vIOS45 (rev 3863): No Patches
vIOS46 (rev 3863): No Patches
vIOS48 (rev 4380): No Patches
vIOS53 (rev 5919): No Patches
vIOS55 (rev 5919): No Patches
vIOS56 (rev 5918): No Patches
vIOS57 (rev 6175): No Patches
vIOS58 (rev 6432): USB 2.0
vIOS59 (rev 9249): No Patches
vIOS62 (rev 6942): No Patches
vIOS80 (rev 7200): No Patches
vIOS249[56] (rev 21010, Info: d2x-v10beta52-vWii): NAND Access, USB 2.0
vIOS250[57] (rev 21010, Info: d2x-v10beta52-vWii): NAND Access, USB 2.0
vIOS251[58] (rev 21010, Info: d2x-v10beta52-vWii): NAND Access, USB 2.0
vIOS512 (rev 7): No Patches
vIOS513 (rev 1): No Patches
Report generated on 09/05/2021.
 
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Thank you.:)

Everything is ok,your vWii Softmod is fine.
Do you maybe know,which USBLoader GX Version do you have/use actual ?

Maybe you can try and re-download/install a Build from @Cyan,
https://sourceforge.net/projects/usbloadergx/files/Releases/New revisions (3.0+)/

r1268 or r1271 is recommended.

r1272 is not "unproblematic" but you can also try it.

The "new official" Builds from @blackb0x are also recommended:
https://gbatemp.net/threads/usb-loader-gx.149922/page-1316#post-8856063


By the Way,do you boot the Loader fom the
Wii U Menu Screen (Forwarder) or from the Homebrew Channel from within the vWii please ?

Good Luck.:)
 

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Thank you.:)

Everything is ok,your vWii Softmod is fine.
Do you maybe know,which USBLoader GX Version do you have/use actual ?

Maybe you can try and re-download/install a Build from @Cyan,


r1268 or r1271 is recommended.

r1272 is not "unproblematic" but you can also try it.

The "new official" Builds from @blackb0x are also recommended:



By the Way,do you boot the Loader fom the
Wii U Menu Screen (Forwarder) or from the Homebrew Channel from within the vWii please ?

Good Luck.:)
I go into vWii and boot from my USB loader GX channel on my vWii homescreen. I've also booted from the homebrew channel within vWii and get same result....I will try reinstalling it!
 
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update: I tried using wiiflow and it also wasn't recognizing my USB. I found another post that said to change the loader's IOS in usb loader GX from IOS 249 to IOS 58 and now USB loader is recognizing my USB and i see all my games.

However, I am now having an issue booting the games. I just get a black screen everytime and then it goes back to my main menu after 5-10 seconds. In USB loader GX the loaders IOS is 58 and the games IOS is 249. Any ideas what could be preventing the games from loading now?
 
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