What was done to my Wii?

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Aug 25, 2009

What was done to my Wii? by Orderly at 4:36 AM (1,581 Views / 0 Likes) 12 replies

  1. Orderly
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    Long story short: I got a friend of a friend of a friend to softmod my Wii for me. He just didn't tell me what he did, and is now unreachable.

    He said he just followed a guide on AfterDawn, and left everything on my sd card so I could see.

    SD card contents:
    Warning: Spoilers inside!

    Can anyone deduce what was done from this? Anything I should also do?
     
  2. DigitalSquirrel

    Member DigitalSquirrel GBAtemp Regular

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    All he did was remove region/backup restrictions, add homebrew/backup capabilities, just the standard shit to get you going. Just enjoy the hacks. You don't need any more work on it.
     
  3. Orderly
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    Alright, thank you. [​IMG]
     
  4. xzxero

    Member xzxero ♥bong milk does good for the brain♥

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    you could update to cios rev 14.
    Update to 4.1u.
    Install preloader .29
    install Bootmii and make a NAND Backup.

    how do you plan on playing backups?

    thru usb i suppose?
    if not install a backup launcher.

    get some hombrew apps with homebrew browser
     
  5. Orderly
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    Backups work fine on DVD, and are bootable through the disc menu. I have Backup Launcher .3g.

    The guy said not to update, are you sure it won't brick? I'm at 4.0u.
     
  6. xzxero

    Member xzxero ♥bong milk does good for the brain♥

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    use waninkoko's updater and your safe from a brick.
    and if your worrying about brick then do as i said and install preloader and bootmii and make a NAND backup
     
  7. smash_brew

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    updating from 4.0 to 4.1 shouldn't hurt anything, but its not really necessary. The problems happen when you down grade to 3.2 and then up to 3.4. That will brick you.
     
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    SHould I install Preloader and Bootmii before I update or does it not matter?
     
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    if u can install bootmii as boot2 do that immediately and make a nand backup
    if you cant theres really no point to even have bootmii really, just install preloader after u update because while updating preloader will be erased anyways.
    make sure u get a 4.1U hacks.ini.
     
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    Member urherenow GBAtemp Addict

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    with today's tools, waninkoko's upgrader is just as pointless as the downgraders.
    Update to 4.1 through nintendo.-->Use the hackmii installer to get dvdx, bootmii, and HBC installed--->use DoP-IOS for just about everything else (you can get the latest of everything it lets you get and apply appropriate patches--> install cIOSrev14. Optionally use Startpatch or preloader .29 as well.

    perhaps something is out of order in there and correct me if I'm wrong so this person doesn't get a partial brick and panick, but I don't exactly have my guide in front of me. I do know that the above covers all the steps you need to use loaders and what not.
     
  11. G0dLiKe

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    +1

    Thats the way to go.
     
  12. Orderly
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    Just to clarify here, are you saying to just update everything I can?

    How do I tell what patches are appropriate here?
     

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