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can you use any SD card? Or just special Wii-branded cards?
also, when buying a Wii, is there any way to tell what version the firmware was when shipped?
My bro is getting a Wii soon and it would suck if we couldn't do homebrew channel.
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Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
can you use any SD card? Or just special Wii-branded cards?
also, when buying a Wii, is there any way to tell what version the firmware was when shipped?
My bro is getting a Wii soon and it would suck if we couldn't do homebrew channel.
Any SD Card as long as its not those micro ones. However if you do get the micro one, they usually comes with an adapter. The wii branded ones are just sd cards with a sticker that says Wii on it
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post #13 of 37
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Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
can you use any SD card? Or just special Wii-branded cards?
also, when buying a Wii, is there any way to tell what version the firmware was when shipped?
My bro is getting a Wii soon and it would suck if we couldn't do homebrew channel.
Even if you have the newest version of the 3.4 firmware, it is still possible to use the Homebrew channel, just not some of the apps that come with it,
IE:
WAD manager
DVDx
Backup Loader
etc

When buying, there is no way to tell. If you are buying right now, it will prolly ship with 3.3 or 3.4.
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post #14 of 37
well I don't know what a WAD is, but a DVD player would be nice as we only have a POS walmart $30 dvd player .
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post #15 of 37
WAD is basically the Wii Channels.
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post #16 of 37
will it work without using the twilight princess?
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will it work without using the twilight princess?
Yes, but since I highly doubt that you have opened up your wii and placed something that we arn't allowed to talk about on the forums, then no.

It can only be run off of Twilight Princess in this case.
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post #18 of 37
thats going to be hard to explain to my parrents when i bring that game home...
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post #19 of 37
I use a micro w/ an adapter and it works fine in my Wii.
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thats going to be hard to explain to my parrents when i bring that game home...
Um, why? It is Zelda? It is rated T.
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