Would this be possible?

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  1. Wanderer0891
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    Wanderer0891 Advanced Member

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    Would it be possible to design a new app that would connect to an internet time server and sync the wii's time and date with the servers? It could help people who play gamecube games on the wii because the wii's hardware shuts down when playing gamecube games or something like that.
    Any thoughts?
     
  2. tj_cool

    tj_cool Site dev

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    Your clock doesn't stop when playing gc games
    Why would it shut down?
     
  3. Quincy

    Quincy Your own personal guitarist :3

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    i was thinking the same,i mean the wii does have a internal system battey!
     
  4. linkinworm

    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

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    yea it runs from hardware not software like you PC or mobile they still keep time and date when off
     
  5. bozzer123

    bozzer123 GBAtemp Regular

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    thats a terrible idea as the wii clock never turns off or stops
     
  6. david432111

    david432111 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Why would this be needed?
     
  7. bugaveli

    bugaveli Banned

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    Wow what an idea.......................................................
    Can someone write an app to load the system menu when you turn on the wii?
     
  8. djtaz

    djtaz PM's Full - Wadder Me

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    lol - enuf said
     
  9. PizzaPino

    PizzaPino GBAtemp Fan

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    my wii clock isn't correct after 1-2months anymore.
     
  10. Nuke85

    Nuke85 GBAtemp Regular

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    No need.
     
  11. tj_cool

    tj_cool Site dev

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    There's another prob: what if you are in another timezone? The time won't be correct unless you can build in a way to correct it. (Won't be too hard i guess)
     
  12. bozzer123

    bozzer123 GBAtemp Regular

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    there is a setting to change the time on the system settings! why is this thread still open?
     
  13. tj_cool

    tj_cool Site dev

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    cause no mod came by yet
     
  14. pelago

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    Why all the hate? OK, so maybe it's not needed while playing GC games, but an NTP client is a perfectly decent idea for keeping your Wii clock in sync, and such things cope fine with different timezones. Personally I would prefer it to be part of a cSM or the HBC rather than a separate app, as it's the sort of thing that you wouldn't want to have to bother running manually.
     
  15. djdynamite123

    djdynamite123 Master Of Hardcore!

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    WTF the clocks always in sync

    iv'e left my wii powered off for about 3 months before when i worked nights constantly, and when i decided to power on, time & data were exactly correct......
     
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