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How to connect your Wii to the Internet.

From the wii home menu...Go to Wii Options in the lower left.Click on Wii Settings to the right.From this first list, click the right arrow.Now on page 2, click on Internet.Then click Connection Settings.From this list, click Connection 1.Then, click Wireless Connection...and then click Search for an Access Point.It will briefly search for any access points and when the screen comes up, click OK.There will be a list of nearby access points. If the one you are looking for doesn't show up, click Try again. Then, click the one you have access to...When the next screen appears, click OK...and OK again.It will test the connection...And if successful, a menu will drop down. Click Yes to update Wii.Sometimes the prior screen is false, saying there is an update when there isn't and another window will appear...Now, back in Wii System Settings, click on WiiConnect24.From the following list click WiiConnect24.Click On and then Confirm to save your settings. This feature allows for updates to be seemlessly sent to your Wii so you don't have to do the final step every time.Ok, the final step, just as a way to make sure your Wii is up to date. Click the right arrow from the 2nd page of Wii System Settings.Click Wii System Update...click yes...it will test your connection for a few seconds...an update screen may quickly come up and tell you there is an update (whether or not your Wii actually needs one) Click Wii Menu to finish.

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I am trying to put Internet on my wii. How can I get it to pick up my wifi


From the wii home menu...
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Go to Wii Options in the lower left.
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Click on Wii Settings to the right.
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From this first list, click the right arrow.
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Now on page 2, click on Internet.
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Then click Connection Settings.
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From this list, click Connection 1.
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Then, click Wireless Connection...
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and then click Search for an Access Point.
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It will briefly search for any access points and when this screen comes up, click OK.
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The following will be a list of nearby access points. If the one you are looking for doesn't show up, click Try again. Then, click the one you have access to...
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When the following screen appears, click OK...
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and OK again.
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It will test the connection...
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And if successful, the following will drop down. Click Yes to update Wii.
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Sometimes the above screen is false, saying there is an update when there isn't and the following will appear...
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Now, back in Wii System Settings, click on WiiConnect24.
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From the following list click WiiConnect24.
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Click On and then Confirm to save your settings. This feature allows for updates to be seemlessly sent to your Wii so you don't have to do the final step every time.
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Ok, the final step, just as a way to make sure your Wii is up to date. Click the right arrow from the 2nd page of Wii System Settings.
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Click Wii System Update...
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click yes...
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it will test your connection for a few seconds...
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an update screen may quickly come up and tell you there is an update (whether or not your Wii actually needs one)
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and the following screen will appear. Click Wii Menu to finish.

Dec 08, 2011 | Nintendo Video Game Consoles & Games

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how do i connect to wireless connection


1. From the wii home menu, go to "Wii Options" in the lower left 2. Choose "Wii Settings" 3. From the first list, click the right arrow 4. From this list, choose "Internet." 5. Choose "Connection Settings" 6. Choose "Connection 1" 7. Choose "Wireless Connection" 8. Choose "Search for an Access Point" 9. Select "Ok" 10. Select your access point from the list 11. Select "OK" 12. Select "OK" 13. If connection was established, choose "Yes" to update your Wii.

Apr 30, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

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how do i hook up my wii to the internet wireless


It is very simple
From the wii home menu...

Go to Wii Options in the lower left.

Click on Wii Settings to the right.

From this first list, click the right arrow.

Now on page 2, click on Internet.

Then click Connection Settings.

From this list, click Connection 1.

Then, click Wireless Connection...

and then click Search for an Access Point.

It will briefly search for any access points and when this screen comes up, click OK.

The following will be a list of nearby access points. If the one you are looking for doesn't show up, click Try again. Then, click the one you have access to...

When the following screen appears, click OK...

and OK again.

It will test the connection...

Once that finishes, go back to the main menu and try using the internet.

Also please watch this video for a walkthrough.

Feb 28, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

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getting my wii hooked to wireless internet from my pc and wirleless router


From the wii home menu... Go to Wii Options in the lower left. Click on Wii Settings to the right. From this first list, click the right arrow. Now on page 2, click on Internet. Then click Connection Settings. From this list, click Connection 1. Then, click Wireless Connection... and then click Search for an Access Point. It will briefly search for any access points and when the screen comes up, click OK. There will be a list of nearby access points. If the one you are looking for doesn't show up, click Try again. Then, click the one you have access to... When the following screen appears, click OK... and OK again. It will test the connection... And if successful, a menu will drop down. Click Yes to update Wii. Sometimes the prior screen is false, saying there is an update when there isn't and another window will appear... Now, back in Wii System Settings, click on WiiConnect24. From the following list click WiiConnect24. Click On and then Confirm to save your settings. This feature allows for updates to be seemlessly sent to your Wii so you don't have to do the final step every time. Ok, the final step, just as a way to make sure your Wii is up to date. Click the right arrow from the 2nd page of Wii System Settings. Click Wii System Update... click yes... it will test your connection for a few seconds... an update screen may quickly come up and tell you there is an update (whether or not your Wii actually needs one) Click Wii Menu to finish.

Feb 17, 2010 | Belkin (F5D8231-4) Wireless Router...

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