Thursday, March 14, 2013

HackMii Installer v1.2 / The Homebrew Channel v1.1.2

by bLAStY, bushing, dhewg, drmr, John_K, marcan, mha, segher, svpe, tmbinc, comex

-BootMii 1.5
-The Homebrew Channel 1.1.2

Unfortunately some bugs snuck into the v1.1 release, which are now fixed in v1.2:
  • PAL 50Hz (576i) video mode now works properly
  • BootMii/boot2 can be installed again on newer Wiis
  • Icons load again in The Homebrew Channel
  • Sorry for the inconvenience.
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cIOSX d2x v10 Beta (r53)

by davebaol, xabby666, and XFlak.
This is a Custom IOS, an IOS modified to add some new features not available in the official IOS.

This IOS has been made to be used ONLY with homebrew software.

The d2x cIOS is an enhanced version of the cIOSX rev21 by Waninkoko.

[ d2x-alt v10 ]
  • - Added support for Virtual Wii bases 56/57/58.
  • - Switched to d2x-alt branch.

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ModMii v6.2.6

by X-Flak, wiiNinja, WB3000, Leathl
ModMii, formerly known as NUS Auto-Downloader, is able to download all the files needed to modify ANY Wii (4.3U/E/J/K and Below); it can generate custom guides based on your Wii's specifications, and save the files to your SD Card in their appropriate locations for easy offline softmodding.

Literally run the program once, let it download, and you have all the files you need on your SD card to modify your Wii


  •     It can download all the files necessary to Modify, Upgrade & Downgrade your Wii System Menu
  •     Able to build a custom easy to follow guide to setting up a USB-Loader (including how to format/partition your external hard drive)
  •     Install SNEEK, build emulated NANDs, and Batch Extract Wii/Gamecube Games for use with SNEEK+DI or UNEEK+DI
  •     Load NEEK on a Wii without softmodding it using the Abstinence Wizard
  •     Region Change Your Wii
  •     Update only your outdated softmods based on a syscheck log from your Wii
  •     Download individual IOS/cIOS files, Official Wii Channels, System Menus, Wii Apps, DML, etc.
  •     Install patched IOSs without an wifi connection on your Wii
  •     Customize Bootmii, Wad Manager and MMM start-up settings using ModMii Configurators to create a custom config files
  •     This is also capable of building many different System Menu Themes (csm's and themed SM Wads)
  •     Provides a solution for the upside-down homebrew channel and the HackMii installer No Vulnerable IOS problems
  •     Advanced Custom Downloads Feature will allow you to easily patch and change the slot/version of IOSs/cIOSs. It can also build 3 different types of forwarder dol's and iso's (only use this feature if you know what you are doing!!)
  •     Save\Load custom Download Queues
  •     and much much more!
6.2.6 Changelog:
  • Fixed bugs introduced in 6.2.5 where Abstinence Wizard did not download an exploit and Casper.

6.2.5 Changelog:
  • Fixed bug where BC wasn't being installed to emunands when using ModMii Classic.
  • Abstinence Wizard now queues WiiFlow for download if selected.
  • Updated MD5 for nswitch.
  • Other minor changes.

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Pimp My Wii 2.31

by Attila
Here is "Pimp My Wii", an homebrew that will Hack your Wii, install missing or outdated IOS / titles, install the cIOS and mIOS necessary.

The program will detect missing or outdated IOS and check that you have the latest version of the Wii System Menu. It also checks if you have the latest versions of BC, MIOS and those channels : Wii Shop, News, Weather, Mii, Photo and Photo 1.1
If you don't have the latest versions of those titles, the program will download them, or read them from USB or SD to install them. When using this program, you will have all advantages from 4.1 cumulated from those of 3.2, and this without drawbacks !

It also install cIOS d2x (based on Waninkoko) (249, 250) v6 and cIOS from Hermes 202/222/223/224 rev5.1. You can if you want install the cIOS from Waninkoko rev20/21 (you'll have to install it manually from the menu "Install cIOS").
Pimp install the cMIOS from WiiGator.

The homebrew is displayed automatically in english, french, italian, german or spanish depending of your Wii's language. It is also compatible with NTSC-U, NTSC-J and PAL Wii consoles. (Korean Wii theoricaly compatible).

  • - Added use of IOS/titles of the Nand plus wad on sd/usb and of the server Nintendo.
  • So on WiiU, it is not mandatory to have the wad files.
  • However, you should have exactly the required version and the nand file must be unmodified.
  • - Update of specific patches for WiiU by damysteryman (patch error 1017 and 1029). Thank you to him!
  • - Fixed IOS selection request and IOS not scan in the menu "Start Test".
  • - Fixed installation of cMIOS.
  • - Fixed the list of source IOS for the cIOS d2x on Wii.
  • - Change the signature of the d2x v10/v10-alt IOS to indicate beta52 or beta53-alt.
  • - On WiiU, when selecting an IOS, the 249 is no longer selected because the default cIOS d2x does not patch the error 1017 on WiiU.
  • - IOS 36 (amended) will be then preferred.
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postLoader 4.1.7

by Gestern, stfour
postLoader is intended to be an extension to priiloader autoboot feature. It aims to replace Forwarders and HB Channel.

What is postLoader?
  • * HomeBrew Browser with subfolder and xml support
  • * Channel/Title Browser with filters and cover
  • * neek2o & Uneek+DI game browser with cover support
  • * game loaders forwarder (for CFG, GX and WiiFlow) with cover and filters support
  • * DML gamecube browser with USB to SD copy feature
  • * Themable user interface
  • * Wiiload server
* If started from priiloader it gains AHPBROT and spawn full hardware rights to homebrew applications
* Autoboot your default application/channel: If you don't press (A) in time to enter in interactive mode, postLoader will launch the predefined app (if enabled)
* Direct access to BOOTMII
* Support costom splash screen (only from SD device)
* Full support for UNEEK environment. May work under SNEEK
* Support for Wiimote and GC controllers
* Intergrated UNEEK nand switcher
* wiiload update: If you send postLoader.dol via wiiload, postloader installation will be updated (after confirmation).

oneek2o advanced support
* USB Access for HOMEBREW (see historii.txt for important notices)
* Multiple nand support for different region games
* Built in game cache rebuilder (partially implemented, see historii.txt)

Uneek+DI game browser (see historii.txt)
* Support covers
* Support title vote

USB Loaders forwarder
* Support cfg, gx and wiiflow (actually wiiflow crash)
* Support covers
* Support title vote
* Support ios selection

DML gamecube games
* Support covers
* Support title vote
* Support ios selection
* Can copy games from USB to SD before execute them

* HB Channel replacement: It can be used to browse homebrew application, with it own interface.
* Dangerous homebrews can be hidden
* Full support for meta.xml arguments and all other tags.
* It support subfolders (see notes)
* Can browse SD and USB device (FAT32 on first/active partition)
* WiiLoad support (straight, compressed dol, zip archieve)

* Nand emulation (ciosx/waninkoko on slot 249)
* AHBPROT is need for real nand browsing (otherwise ios249 is used)
* Wii System Channel replacemente: Can browse and run Channels, WiiWare and VC.
* Can run Titles from real and emulated NAND on SD or USB with folder support
* Titles can be sorted voted and/or hiddened
* Support interactive application sorting
* Sort titles by vote/name
* Titles filters (System channels/wiiware/neogeo/c64... etc)
* Fast titles search
* Download title icons from wiitdb
* Alternat nand folder support (other that classic root)
  •  Added support for devo r188 optional settings (thx wiiflow)
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DIOS MIOS Lite v2.8

by WiiPower, obcd, scooby74029, OverjoY, conanac, emu_kidid, exp0wnster
Use DML to run Gamecube games from SD

  • Load Gamecube ISOs from SD card
  • Load extracted Gamecube ISOs from SD card
  • Load Gamecube Discs
  • Emulate Memorycard (NoMoreMemory)
  • Cheat codes
  • USBGecko debugging
  • Changeable configuration of various settings
  • Reset/Power off via GC controller key combo
  • Real-NAND and emu-NAND support
-updated to version 2.8-
  • Fixed a bug in GCLoader that broke the progressive patch
  • Moved progressive patch back 16 bytes, this fixes PADHOOK and progressive patching not working at the same time
Thanks to FIX94 who sacrificed his school carer for testing this release!

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by Team Dios Mios
  Use DIOS MIOS to run Gamecube games from SD

  • Load Gamecube ISOs from USB device
  • Load extracted Gamecube ISOs from USB device
  • Load Gamecube Discs
  • Emulate Memorycard (NoMoreMemory)
  • Cheat codes
  • USBGecko debugging
  • Changeable configuration of various settings
  • Reset/Power off via GC controller key combo
  • Real-NAND and emu-NAND support
-updated to version 2.8-
  • Fixed a bug in GCLoader that broke the progressive patch
  • Moved progressive patch back 16 bytes, this fixes PADHOOK and progressive patching not working at the same time
Thanks to FIX94 who sacrificed his school carer for testing this release!

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WiiMC 1.3.2

Team leads : Tantric and rodries
Menu artwork : Sam Mularczyk
Logo design: Psyche & drmr

WiiMC (Wii Media Centre) is an open source media player for the Nintendo Wii. WiiMC - A complete media centre application for the Wii.

Features include:
  • Ability to play virtually any video or audio format
  • DVD playback, with DVD menu support
  • Picture viewer
  • Music player
  • Online media support, including SHOUTcast, YouTube, and Navi-X
  • SD, USB 2.0, SMB, HTTP, and FTP support
  • Attractive libwiigui-based interface, designed with the Wii in mind
  • Fixed YouTube (thanks jhb50!)
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SaveGame Manager GX r127

by dj_skual, Giantpune
Install/Extract saved game files. Based on Waninkoko's SaveGame Manager.

* Added new HBC (LULZ) support
* Changed a bit the update process

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WiiXplorer r254

by Dimok, r-win
A multi device file explorer for the Wii by dimok and a GUI made with LibWiiGui by Tantric with graphics by NeoRame.

* USB2 support with cIOS202 installed
* SMB/USB/SD/DVD recursive copy/move/delete of files/directories with all files in it
* Backgound data transfer
* FAT and NTFS files systems support
* Rename files/directories
* Properties of files/directories
* Browse through SD/USB/SMB/DVD/WiiDisk
* Addressbar with path
* Multilanguage with custom font support
* Boot .dol/.elf files
* Playback Wii/GC Game Videos
* Stylish Music Player
* Supported Image Formats: PNG/JPEG/GIF/BMP/TPL/TGA/TIFF/GD/GD2
* Imageoperations zoom/slideshow
* Image converter which converts the supported formats to: PNG/JPEG/GIF/BMP/TIFF/GD/GD2
* Screenshot support at any point of the app in different formats
* ZIP/7zip/RAR/BNR/U8Archive/RARC browsing and decompressing
* Properties of archive files
* MD5 Calculator and Logger
* Textediting support
* PDF Viewing support
* Integrated FTP Server and FTP Client
* Auto-Update feature

- fix modifier keys of external keyboard that got broken in r253 (capslock,
shift, num...)
- changed rescan interval for new external keyboard to 3 secs instead of 30s if
no usb keyboard is connected yet
- removed de-initialization of usb keyboard on application exit which causes a
crash (workaround for now, has to be addressed later)

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Homebrew Filter r42

by hamachi-mp
Homebrew Filter is an open source alternative to the Homebrew Channel. It also has custom theme support.

- changed default options:
  * disable checking for new version automatically
  * enable sd-card debug logging
- added option for choosing whether bootmii boot2 is installed (adds "Load BootMii (Boot2)" in Exit-Prompt
- black-listed v65280 of IOS254 (if that version is installed there's no "Load BootMii (IOS)" anymore in Exit-Prompt
- ensure 'Launch Priiloader' is only shown if Priiloader is really installed (in some cases it could appear even if Priiloader hasn't been installed)
- fixed a bug that caused black-screen when returning into HBF from app loaded with
- build separate vWii-version using FIX94s NAND-Loader (still using modified Waninkoko NAND-Loader on real Wii)
- build using libruntimeiospatch 1.3
- vWii version does disable functions not applicable on vWii
- installer now falls back to IOS236 if there's no HW_AHBPROT access
- updated HBF0 (forwarder for standalone version) with FIX94 forwarder 12.7 (both Wii/vWii) and FIX94 NAND-Loader (vWii only)
- Update-System for standalone-versions now available
- Settings can now be saved when using HBF0 channel aswell
- "Restart HBF" does now distinguish between HBF0 and THBF
- about-dialog now shows the HBF flavour (Wii/vWii, forwarder/fullchannel)
- "Return to" from homebrews into HBF0 works again

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Wiibrowser r37

by gave92

WiiBrowser is a homebrew program that lets you browse the internet freely from your Wii (and WiiU).


It supports:
  • HTML 4.01
  • CSS -> really really basic
  • http/https connections
  • file download
  • bookmarks
  • these image formats: PNG/JPEG/GIF/BMP
  • web forms
It does NOT support (but maybe it will):
  • videos -> of any kind (youtube..)
  • flash
  • multiple tabs

sysCheck v2.1.0 b19

by Erik Spyder, Double_A, R2-D2199
Homebrew application which does several checks on installed IOS and custom IOS:
- IOS Stub;
- Fake signature (aka Trucha Bug);
- ES_DiVerify (aka ES_Identify);
- Flash Access;
- NAND Access;
- Boot2 Access;
- USB 2.0

sysCheck generates a report on the root of the SD card (sd:/sysCheck.csv).

  • Fixed HBC 1.1.x detection, thanks Nano
  • Added HBF detection, thanks Nano
  • Added DIOS MIOS detection Version
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WiiEarth 2.3

by PaulWagener
WiiEarth allows you to use your Wiimote to navigate (and zoom-in on) the Earth, using Google Maps and similar services. You can switch between viewing with OpenStreetMap, Live (Maps, Satellite) and Google (Maps, Satellite, Terrain).

  • New logo
  • Removed non-working OpenStreetMap
  • Added '1' button functionality which switches the image source back
  • Compiled with latest libogc
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ThatOtherPerson’s Wii homebrew pack v3.0

by ThatOtherPerson

ThatOtherPerson's Notes
Tired of downloading homebrew programs individually? Here is a nice little rar archive that includes all of my recent(ish) releases. It’s everything I’ve released for Wii since I last updated the home menu I include with all my homebrew. Whats included in the pack:
  • Wii Chatter v0.2
  • Avoidance v1.3
  • Cherophobe v1.2
  • Goodbye World v1.3
  • Gravity Glide v1.4
  • Hero City 2 v1.4
  • Maze Generator v1.5
  • Pineapple Apocalypse RPG v1.3
  • Revolt Of The Binary Couriers v1.3
  • Sketch Fight v0.4
  • Three Point O v1.3
  • UFO Racer v3.5
  • We Are Nowhere v0.4
  • Wii Exhibit v0.4
  • Winters End v1.2
  • Two Point Five v1.2
  • Hypno Blast v0.3
  • The Unmapped Forest v0.3
  • Transitory Vectors v1.1
  • The Video Game v0.3
  • Elongated Reptile v0.2
  • 1bit Invaders v2.2
  • Cubicle Shooter City v0.1
  • Dont Get Crushed v1.2
  • Cascade Beneath v1.1
  • Cylinder Dodge v1.1
  • Hero City v0.6
  • Slime Roll v0.3
  • The Catachthonic v1.0
  • Super Pixel Jumper v1.2
  • Time Frack 3D v0.1
  • Cubicle Shooter v0.4
Oh and I’ve updated the version of that you get access to when you use that v3.0 home menu. You can finally vote in polls (as long as you have an account) and you can read and post comments in the homebrew database (there is a page for each of my homebrew projects). So click that network button in the bottom right corner of the home menu and go discuss and vote on some junk. The actual site (the version you get when you visit it with a regular web browser) has gotten a few small updates tonight too.
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Devilock 1.0

by Misfit

Devilock is a futuristic spaceship which spreads evolution capsules to desert planets.

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UAE Wii 9.1

by Simon Kagstrom
UAE is a famous Amiga emulator ported to the Wii.

  • Compiled against libogc 1.8.11 and SDL-Wii r101
  • Fixed full resolution in 576i video mode
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FBZX Wii v9

by Oibaf
FBZX is a ZX Spectrum emulator for FrameBuffer written by Sergio Costas and ported to Wii by Oibaf.

  • Emulates accurately the Original 48Kspectrum (both issue 2 and issue 3), the classic 128K, the Amstrad Plus 2, the Amstrad Plus 2A and the Spanish 128K. This includes screen, keyboard and sound (both speaker and AY-3-8912 chip).
  • Screen emulation is extremely accurate, so it can emulate border effects and even attribute effects.
  • Supports Z80 snapshots, both loading and saving, and loading .SNA snapshots.
  • Supports TAP (both read and write) and TZX (only read) tape files, supporting normal speed loading and fast speed loading.
  • Emulates up to 2 joysticks of types: kempston, cursor and sinclair1 and sinclair2.
  • All the wiimote, nunchuck and classic controller buttons and joypads are fully configurable.
  • Virtual keyboard support.
  • Emulates the Interface I and Microdrive.
  • Emulates the ULAPlus
  • Based in a new, fully free, Z80 emulator (Z80Free).
  • Virtual keyboard does not stop the emulation
  • Support for installation on usb device
  • Case insensitive file ordering
  • The path in file browsing is remembered
  • Changed layout in file selection menu
  • Support for Wiiflow
  • Option to disable Virtual keyboard rumble
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