Wii Backup Disc v1.31 asking to install IOS16-64-v257

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  1. yotaiji012
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    I wanted to backup game saves in one shotl. So i burned the disc and tried to run it but wants to update with the IOS16-64-v257.
    Is it ok to do this? this is the original with the bug right?

    3.3U
    d2sun chipped
    IOS38 IOS53 IOS55 installed.
     
  2. Elfish

    Elfish GBAtemp Fan

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    i got another question concerning the backup disc.

    does it work on pal wiis?
     
  3. yotaiji012
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    from what i read its not a good idea for PAL systems
     
  4. steve-p

    steve-p GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    the ios16 install is safe, it's also good to have incase all else gets screwed.
    (1 more ios to use with the signing bug [​IMG] )

    4.0 will remove it though.


    Posts merged

    mind if i ask were you got the image? i'v been trying to find it for days!
     
  5. WiiMonkey

    WiiMonkey GBAtemp Fan

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    Search for "Wii Backup Disc v1.31 USA READNFO WII-SYNDiCATE" my friend
     
  6. Dialexio

    Dialexio GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    IOS16 is safe to install on all regions... in fact, it's used to downgrade System Menu 3.3v2 and 3.4. As mentioned before, 4.0 patches up this loophole.
     
  7. yotaiji012
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    Why is is asking me to install IOS16-64-v257?

    Shouldnt this already be on my system since I am on 3.3U?

    Is this just a default function of the gay fish disc?
     
  8. Slimmmmmm

    Slimmmmmm GBAtemp MoNkEeE

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    the land of lol
    IOS 16 never arrived until 4.0.
     
  9. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Basically, IOS16 doesn't come with your Wii. Therefore Nintendo didn't bother updating the trucha bug out of it when they sent out 3.3v2 and 3.4. So people found out they could install it and then install cIOS with it to be able to downgrade.

    Then Ninty finally got smart and updated it in 4.0, closing the loophole because the Wii won't normally let you install an old IOS on top of a new one.
     
  10. joda

    joda GBAtemp Fan

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    That is, unless you use Waninkoko's 4.0 upgrader, that one only updates the system menu and IOS60+61 and the system channels. It doesn't install the dummy ios16 ...
     
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