USB Loaders can't find my usb...

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by Askherserenity, May 29, 2009.

May 29, 2009
  1. Askherserenity
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    Newcomer Askherserenity Advanced Member

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    I just got back from buying a Maxtor One Touch 4 160 GBhdd for my Wii. I started out by formatting it to WBFS with the program on my pc and added an iso to it. I tried it with a couple of loaders and none of them worked. I reformatted it to Fat32 after that to see if the loaders can pick it up and format it from my Wii but still no luck. Is the hdd not compatible at all or am I missing something else? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. niceguychris

    Newcomer niceguychris Member

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    Have you tried connecting your hard drive while the Wii's powered (red light, not stand by), i noticed with my USB sticks and one of my hard drives that if I powered on from Connect 24 standby the drive would not detect, but if i powered in from the red "off" light it would.... worth a shot
     
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    Newcomer fuuuuuuuuu Member

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    Ditto. I've tried 7 different sticks, and a Seagate portable drive that is known to work (can't remember the name because I returned it). Every single one I got error -1. I'm at a complete and total loss.
     
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    Which version of cIOS 36/38 do you have installed?
     

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