Windows WBFS Tool

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Mar 31, 2009

Windows WBFS Tool by kongsnutz at 1:38 PM (44,387 Views / 0 Likes) 137 replies

  1. kongsnutz
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    I found this on Elotralado.net


    http://www.megaupload.com/?d=LA3GN6LZ

    and they all say it works but i can't seem to do anything with it..

    please take a look


    SOURCE http://www.elotrolado.net/hilo_se-necesita...windows_1212611



    FORMAT(thanks chis85) HDD IN WII USB LOADER THEN PLUG INTO PC AND USE THIS.......................with the standard comands

    ls = list......will list space left and installed games
    df = will list space
    init = initiates the drive
    mkhbc =makes homebrew channel loader (for those without one, redundant)
    add =add game to hdd
    rm =remove game from hdd
    extract =extract game from hdd to pc .iso

    EXAMPLE to install a game for my usb drive.

    wbfs -d /dev/sdb1 add game.iso

    replace game.iso with your game and also sdb1 with your drives numbering.

    How to find drive numbering......

    Open control panel...... admin tools, computer management, disk management then you can see all your drives in the pc. find your usb drive usually the last one with highest Disk number eg

    Disk0, Disk1 etc.

    if mine is Disk1 i would use sdb1, if mine was Disk0 i would use sda1.

    the 1 on the end signifies the partition you have wbfs installed too if yours has 2 partitions you can try , sdb2.......... or sda2.


    cheers


    P.s mine still gives permission denied...but works for others
     


  2. chris85

    Newcomer chris85 Member

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    It says to format the hdd with the loader and then use this tool...

    Then seems to work...
     
  3. Prisoner

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    this is cool....
     
  4. kikoolol

    Newcomer kikoolol Advanced Member

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    Working like a charm, nice find. [​IMG]
     
  5. cyeee

    Newcomer cyeee Newbie

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    can't open the link
     
  6. Scolor

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    How did you get this to work?
     
  7. kongsnutz
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    Member kongsnutz QuickTimeEvent

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    can you type here exactly what you did on windows to make it work.........i'm still stuck


    so obviously open cmd.......and...........??


    i want to add to first post
     
  8. wiiv1.5owners3

    Member wiiv1.5owners3 GBAtemp Regular

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    works like a charm?......little help and how can i create a sepreate partition on my HDD (its 600GB) (400 used) want to create a seperate partition for use with the wii any help please ive tried partition magic and a few other but it wont create a partition for me to play with
     
  9. wiiv1.5owners3

    Member wiiv1.5owners3 GBAtemp Regular

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    works like a charm?......little help and how can i create a sepreate partition on my HDD (its 600GB) (400 used) want to create a seperate partition for use with the wii any help please ive tried partition magic and a few other but it wont create a partition for me to play with
     
  10. nIxx

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    with wbfs -d 1 init
    i get "cannot find any wbfs partition (verify permissions)): No such file or directory" after using wbfs ls !?
    And 1 is my extern HDD [​IMG]
     
  11. FoGBaV

    Newcomer FoGBaV Advanced Member

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    Yehaaa ... !

    1 hour left then my hdd is ready to go ... (still moing data to get space free 8) )

    PS : Samsung 2.5 HDD with ICYBOX Case

    Tnx 4 the finding !
     
  12. Prisoner

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    but it works only via command line, or also via windows?

    EDIT: ok...only via command line...
    so, to install iso:
    - type: wbfs add nameiso.iso

    done??
     
  13. nIxx

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    the commadn line is windows [​IMG]

    Posts merged

    The command line is windows [​IMG]
     
  14. kedest

    Member kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

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    and what are those standard commands?

    (i know to use the command line)
     
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    Anyone know what WBFS IS? I haven't looked at it at all but I would think it is ext3 (modified) (seeing as what I;ve been reading one can acces the fs via linux)?
     
  16. chris85

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    I can't find my disk and partition

    I write

    wbfs G: ls

    and nothing happen...
     
  17. di3sel

    Newcomer di3sel Newbie

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    It works if you just type wbfs ls to get a directory listing and wbfs df for how much free space you have remaining, not tried adding a iso yet though.
     
  18. MrFlooD

    Newcomer MrFlooD Advanced Member

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    Here are the available commands

    Usage: wbfs [-d disk|-p partition]
    ls
    df
    mkhbc
    init
    add (file|id)
    rm (file|id)
    extract (file|id)
     
  19. tkk

    Newcomer tkk Advanced Member

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    can someone pls share, it's not longer possible to download from the provided megaupload link [​IMG]
     
  20. chris85

    Newcomer chris85 Member

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    It keep saying cannot find any wbfs partition (verify permission)): no such file or directory
     

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