Wii Downgrading problem, please help

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by OmgStabbyJoe, Jul 23, 2009.

  1. OmgStabbyJoe
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    OmgStabbyJoe Newbie

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    So my Wii's on system menu 4.0e, it's a UK PAL Wii, and I'm following this guide > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUiHK4-LNlA < to downgrade. However when I'm trying to install IOS16-64-v257-prod.wad through the WAD manager, it gives me error 1035. In the other topics it says I have to downgrade my wii for this to work, but this seems to be one of the steps towards downgrading.

    Also, I tried to install the cIOS that came with the Backup Launcher, and it gives me the 1017 error. I'm trying to play Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (PAL), but when I put it in the wii it says 'error 324 no cIOS' when trying to run the game.

    I'm not sure if it matters but I also tried to install cIOS38 rev13a on the wii. I don't think it worked, though.

    Please help, what should I do to downgrade my wii and get my backup woking? [​IMG]
     
  2. WalkerOfTheDay

    WalkerOfTheDay GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    NEVER EVER DOWNGRADE YOU WII SYSTEM. IT'S NOT NECESSARY ANYMORE !!
    AND IF YOU HAVE A LU64+ WII YOU WILL BRICK !!

    HOW MANY TIMES DOES THIS NEED TO BE SAID ?
     
  3. OmgStabbyJoe
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    OmgStabbyJoe Newbie

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    I bought my Wii roughly a year and a half ago so I don't think I'll have the bricking problem.

    Could you please tell me how to get my backup working if downgrading isn't necessary then?
     
  4. snikerz

    snikerz GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Bannerbomb -> HackMii Installer -> Trucha Bug Restorer -> cIOS -> Backup Launcher/USB Loader

    Downgrading is fucking useless.
     
  5. Razorwing

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    Come on dude I know you are new but that doesn't stop you from reading the first page of posts! Its a sticky for gods sake! Link
     
  6. OmgStabbyJoe
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    OmgStabbyJoe Newbie

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    I'm not sure if it changes anything but I already have the HBC installed. I'm trying the bannerbomb thing now, I'll let you know if it works.
     
  7. jabmaster2

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    Calm down guys he is a noob obviously. Nothing wrong if he want to downgrade even though he doesn't need too. I think he thinks you have to downgrade the wiis forward to get a cios anywas. Here is the best guide I know http://www.yafaze.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=1178. It will get the cios installed. Follow it carefully ok. Don't ever do YouTube crappy guides. Use neogamma instead of backup launcher btw . It's in the pack on the guide it's way better
     
  8. Bninja1v

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    Thx i'll be sure to use it on my freinds wii.
     
  9. Nollog

    Nollog GBAtemp Addict

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    You use bannerbomb to install bootmii and HBC, therefore you obviously don't need it if you have HBC already. Unless you want bootmii, which is a good thing to have in case you do something noob-like.