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Let us know how you get on with this new feature by posting a comment below. Does it cause damage to the HDD or something like that, and it's hidden so that only people who actually know their shit find the toggle? Well, if you're using a USB 2.0 compliant external hard drive, or if you have an old hard drive docked to a portable HD case, you'll need a USB Y cable Except no. http://3cq.org/wii-u/wii-u-usb-hard-drive-error.php

bunchanumbers GameSpot ModeratorMember Since: May 21, 2013Posts: 5709bunchanumbersFollowForum Posts: 5709Followed by: 0Reviews: 11 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#9 Posted by bunchanumbers (5709 posts) - 1 year, 10 months ago I just bought Is it worth purchasing a Y-Splitter cable to try this from somewhere like amazon? I bought an external hard drive for it and it installed fine, formatted properly and showed up in the settings. uncredited male View Public Profile Send a private message to uncredited male Find More Posts by uncredited male Madao Member (04-16-2015, 02:34 AM) Quote #25 what about SSDs? http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1029967

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I hate that this was locked behind a secret menu. Here is the HDD I was using: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A2WV5XW?psc=1&redirect=true&ref_=oh_aui_search_detailpage Here is the enclosure I bought: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00LS5NFQ2?psc=1&redirect=true&ref_=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PriceZombie 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago(0 children)Storite 120GB 120 GB 2.5 inch USB 2.0 FAT32 Don't have an account?

Same prateeko View Public Profile Send a private message to prateeko Find More Posts by prateeko Bobby Roberts Lore Expert (04-16-2015, 03:42 AM) Quote #49 Weird. Go to data management. 4. Originally Posted by Persona7 I use a flash drive. Wii U Disable Sleep Mode Go to Page...

Sign in to make your opinion count. Wii U Usb Storage Device Has Been Removed After searching around Nintendo's support site, and Google, I was able to find very, very little info on this menu, and no documentation. Understandable.

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my XCX data and other such data will stay on the WiiU itself. Wii U Error Code 160-0105 hwy_61 View Public Profile Send a private message to hwy_61 Find More Posts by hwy_61 prateeko Member (04-16-2015, 03:40 AM) Quote #48 Originally Posted by Persona7 I use a flash drive. Style Tingle Language English (US) Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 XenForo Ltd. Tron#1 View Public Profile Send a private message to Tron#1 Find More Posts by Tron#1 HUELEN10 Banned (04-16-2015, 03:38 AM) Quote #45 Originally Posted by Tron#1 Ok im dumb but still

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Post Reply Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next → Gaming Community Off-Topic Community Guys, Please Take Two Minutes To Disable Sleep/Spindown On Your Wii U's External HDD! see this here That's gonna be one expensive phone call, calling Victoria and be on the phone for hours but I guess I'll just have to do it. Wii U Error Code 160-2713 If you wish to be unblocked, you must agree that you will take immediate steps to rectify this issue. Wii U Disable Hard Drive Sleep Subreddit Guidelines HOVER FOR MORE INFO All users are expected to be respectful to other users at all times.

But I don't see how it would be needed if it's not being powered by the WiiU. my review here I'll call up Nintendo tomorrow and see what they say. HDD kept disconnecting, not enough power (y-cable). If you're reporting a post or comment, please message the moderators. Wii U External Hard Drive Y Cable

In the future, we plan to add a function that will make it possible to connect multiple storage media to move or copy content.[/quote] I just need to find out if This I can handle for everything except for XCX and that is the thing I am having issues with. CrimsonCavalier, Jan 26, 2016 #9 the8thark Joined: Oct 14, 2013 Posts: 2,823 Likes Received: 1,143 Location: Australia Rupees: ◊6,060 Triforce King said: ↑ I'm sorry you have to go through this http://3cq.org/wii-u/wii-hard-drive-error.php Find More Posts by HUELEN10 report this ad Duderz Member (04-16-2015, 02:14 AM) Quote #2 I Will Never Get Tired Of Your Threads Huelen.

My problem is that my son has a wii u version wup-001(03) 8gb and we desperately need more memory for it. Wii U External Hard Drive Seagate Any advice will be most welcome. tl; dr: WII U HDD with Y -cable not getting enough power?

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Here's Some Gameplay! Not only does it not cause any damage to the HDD, but constant, repeated spindown and start up is not optimal, might even be dangerous at times. An externally powered drive is your best bet, one that plugs in to the wall. Wii U Hard Drive Problems KBFloYdMember Since: November 19, 2009Posts: 15886KBFloYdFollowForum Posts: 15886Followed by: 0Reviews: 10 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#12 Posted by KBFloYd (15886 posts) - 1 year, 10 months [email protected] said:I figured out the problem.

Do you have to purchase it online or is this a local electronic shop you can go to? EDIT: Formatting 6 commentsshareall 6 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]Snaqejack 3 points4 points5 points 1 year ago(1 child)My USB powered old HDD connected with a y-cable has been giving me lots of hours replaying same Thank you for posting this. http://3cq.org/wii-u/wii-u-hard-drive-error.php The time now is 03:27 PM.

But I did find this as well. Their moderators are very on top of scammers, as well as being more experienced in that kind of business & with a working format. I'm still waiting Nintendo. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

so the problem is elsewhere Edited on Sat 30th January, 2016 @ 10:16 by bugfix bugfix Top Pages:1 Please login or sign up to reply to this topic About UsStaffArchiveScoring PolicyPrivacy Then I will see if that changes anything. This is a terrible thing to happen after you've spent so much time on the game. I also offer my condolences.

I'm sorry you have to go through this man. Need answers? I might be willing to do it, though, despite the fact that I don't remember dealing with any problems on the default setting. If getting a Y-cable is a possible solution, you have nothing to lose by trying that.

I broke down and bought an external casing with power supply, took my old HDD out of its case, and hooked it up to the Wii U again. Is it a 2.0 usb external? 3.0? Working... Works great.

Preferably before Xenoblade hits. I will try this with a USB stick I have to see if I can get the data accross ok. No, create an account now. I will say if I have to restart XCX all over again I can see myself doing that anytime soon.

But he told me he was actually having fun redoing the game now that he knew what he wanted to do. I am pretty disappointed about this.Click to expand... Throw it in a encasement with a dedicated power source.