Install a Wii Game Loader for Easy Backups and Fast Load Times. We’ve shown you how to hack your Wii for homebrew software and DVD playback as well as how to safeguard and supercharge your Wii. Now we’re taking a peek at Wii game loaders so you can backup and play your Wii games from an external HDD. Wii game loaders are a sub- class of Wii homebrew software designed to load games from an external source, typically a USB 2. It means that once you have hacked your Wii for homebrew software you can easily add in a loader and a cheap USB drive for game backups and speedy playback. When loading a new level in Super Smash Bros. Brawl off the disc, for example, it can take up to 2.
USB HDD is usually around 3- 4 seconds. Check out the video below to see it in action if you need a little convincing: It’s so cheap and easy to perform this hack (and the benefits of backing up your expensive games and enjoying faster load times are so big) there’s no reason not to do it. What You’ll Need. For this hack you’ll need the following items: A Wii already modified to play homebrew software and with the Trucha patch IOS and c.
IOS installed. If you don’t have these things, start with our homebrew guide and then our guide on safeguarding and supercharging your Wii to get up to speed. A copy of USB Loader GX. We recommend grabbing the Allin. One. Pack for ease of setup. A USB external HDD.
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While we’ve never had any compatibility issues you can play it safe and browse this list of hard drives if you’re shopping for a new one and want to play it safe. The drive pictured above with the Wii- matching blue/silver/white color scheme is the File. Mate 3. 5” to USB 2. It looks awesome sitting next to the Wii. An SD card. This tool isn’t necessary unless you want to back your games up to another drive or to your computer. Double check the list and make sure your Wii is modded for homebrew playback with the patched IOS and CIOS installed before proceeding. Installing USB Loader GX and Setting Up Your Hard Drive.
Why USB Loader GX? There are more than a few USB loaders available but we selected USB Loader GX for this tutorial. USB Loader GX is user friendly, feature rich, and offers a good balance between usability and eye candy. Also, once you’ve installed one loader you’ve essentially installed them all so it won’t be much of a hassle to try out other loaders like the eye- candy- a- riffic Wii. Flow. First let’s take a peek at the contents of the All. In. One. Pack you downloaded from the USB Loader GX web site. If you don’t have your Wii SD card mounted on your computer now would be a good time to do so.
Copy the following files from the ZIP file to your SD card: the entire \apps\usbloader. Remember, keep the folder structure the same! Note: If you’re curious about the difference between a Channel and a Forwarder, we’ll explain here briefly. A forwarder is like a shortcut on the Wii System Menu that points at the app on the SD card.
A channel is actually an application installed on the Wii. Installing the USB Loader GX channel (instead of the of the forwarder) takes up more system memory and allows for fewer customization options (and no cover art!) but you can play without an SD card in the Wii.
Installing it as a forwarder is preferred as it allows you to save settings and download cover and disc art. If you’re still curious you can read a point- by- point comparison here. Once you’ve copied the USB loader GX files over, it’s time to pop the SD card back in your Wii.
Plug in your USB drive to the USB port on the back of the Wii. It’s important to use the USB port closest to the bottom of the Wii—in this case the bottom being the port near the rubber feet. The other USB port is reserved for games with USB accessories and you’ll run into errors if you try and use it. Start up the Wii and run the Homebrew channel. Listed under your apps you’ll see USB Loader GX. If it isn’t there then you’ve failed to properly copy it to your /apps/ directory.
Once you’ve launched USB Loader GX it’ll prompt you, if this is your first time loading it with a new drive, to format it. Go ahead and format the drive in WBFS format. You could format it in other formats like FAT3.
NTFS but the benefits of doing so are few and the hassles are many. WBFS is the Wii’s custom format system and it’s best to stick with it. At this point you’re ready to start backing up your games. You’ll never need to use a computer if you don’t want to. All the backing up and loading is done with the Wii disc drive and the external HDD.
Nice guide, although I prefer Configurable USB loader because of it’s regular updates, and ability to install (not just run) games from a friendly NTFS (or FAT32, or. USBLoaderGX is a GUI for Waninkoko's USB Loader, based on libwiigui. It allows listing and launching Wii games, Gamecube games and homebrew on.
With tools for organaizing copied Wii games like Wii Backup Manager and WBFS Manager 3. GB wii iso files down to half of that. In fact wbfs doesn't compress the game data, but rather it removes / compressis the unused padding space that is filled with ones and zeros to fill up a full DVD. Games like Super Mario All Stars take up only about 2. MB of the 4. 3. 7GB DVD- R disc, so when storing it using Wii WBFS you can save ~4. GB on your USB HDD or Flash Drive!
All of the listed Wii USB Loaders support loading wbfs files from FAT/NTFS partitions, but make suer that your games are stored in \wbfs\ folder of the disk. So if you use a E: disk for wii files make a filer named wbfs on it ( E: \wbfs ) and extract the isotowbfs in there so you will end up with a folder that will have inide it folders named after the gamesyou have and in these sub- folders the game files will be located.
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This applies to all launchers. My USB drive is not recognized. Firstly, make sure to try both USB ports.
Some c. IOSs have problems detecting both USB ports. Large drives (> 3. TB) may give problems. Try partitioning the drive in smaller chunks.
In rare cases, your drive may be simply incompatible. Will USB 3. 0 drives work? Yes. Note, however, that USB3. Y- Cable. Note that the Wii is capable of USB2. USB2. 0 speeds. Can I also use SD cards instead of USB?
Yes, all loaders support loading from SD. Just note that SD cards are quite limited in space. Wii games vary from a few hundred MB to over 7. GB. How do I install games to my hard drive? There are multiple ways to install games to the USB drive. Windows Downloads Vista on this page. Firstly, all loaders can rip games directly. The way to do this is different per loader, but usually there is an option in the menu, or a button to press, such as +There are other Homebrew apps such as Cleanrip that can rip the games to ISO format.
In order to install a game (ISO) from your computer to the drive, use a tool such as Wii Backup Manager. Can I play Game. Cube games from USB as well? You can, but you need to install a Game. Cube loader first. Please see the Game.
Cube section. After installation, the USB Loaders below will support Game. Cube games automatically. How do I download the cover images? Cover images can be downloaded via the USB loader itself. If you don't have an internet connection on the Wii, you can manually download the covers from Game. TDB. com and place them on the SD card or USB device (exact location differs per loader).
Can I load games from other regions (eg. PAL games on NTSC console)? Yes, all USB loaders are region free. You may need to tweak the settings (such as video mode), though.