1. bgermain1689

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    Im having this exact same problem with a WD passport 4TB drive. MBR FAT32.

    Before installing ustealth I never noticed as I was connecting the drive post vWii boot....Now I can leave it connected but doing so renders it useless.

    Really hope theres a workaround for this.
     
  2. ChiefReginod

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    I never found a workaround for it other than using a different drive with an older enclosure. Either that or just leaving it unplugged until vWii is loaded, which is what I had to settle for. I still keep it ustealthed for the times I forget to unplug it before powering on the system.

    I did get it working once without the needed reconnect, but it wasn't very consistent and didn't work every time even though I hadn't changed any settings between boots. Pretty much if it doesn't work straight away then you're probably better off getting a different drive enclosure.
     
  3. bgermain1689

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    Is there an updated list of known working drives? Just ordered a segate to see if its any different.
     
  4. MrCokeacola

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    Most "should" work.
     
  5. bgermain1689

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    Ok, more troubleshooting.

    Replaced wiiu drive and vwii drive with different brands, same behavior.

    I tried moving the vwii drive USB from the top port on the wiiu to the bottom and oddly now the drive is always readable, all games display in usb loader and wiiflow even with the wiiu drive connected at boot.

    But now trying to load any wii games off the drive in both usb loader and wiiflow result in a black screen/reboot back into vwii.

    If i swap the USB port back, they work again.

    I feel like I'm missing something here, theres no complete set up where everything works as expected.
     
  6. snoofly

    snoofly GBAtemp Advanced Fan
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    never had any luck with seagate drives.
    i’ve got an old wd 2Tb elements bottom back port for the wiiu stuff
    and a 8 tb wd my book ustealth’d top back port
    for gc and wii and both have worked fine connected
    at the same rime for years so maybe it does depend on
    the manufacturer

    Each drive is self powered and i use wiiflow
     
  7. jayjay123

    OP jayjay123 GBAtemp Regular
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    Sorry, have not been following this thread much. Is anyone needing any copy of the source? I see the google code link in the OP is broken. I probably have the source on my machine and can repost it if required.
     
  8. ModderFokker619

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    Has worked for me on everything over the years - Has not been working on some sandisk usb flash drives lately
     
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  9. jayjay123

    OP jayjay123 GBAtemp Regular
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    I'm interested to know if this relates to the drive being GPT rather than MBR partitioned.
     
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