How to get the internet
Below are simple connection instructions from Nintendo's website on how to connect your Wii to the internet via wifi and an ethernet adapter.
Connect a Nintendo Wii to the Internet through a Wireless Router
1 Turn on your Nintendo Wii by plugging it into a power source and pressing the power button
Press the "A" button on your Wii controller to continue from the warning screen
Select "Wii" button in the left hand corner of the main menu, by using your Wii remote to move the hand shaped cursor over the "Wii" button and pressing the "A" button on the controller to select the Wii options.
Click the "Wii Settings" box on the right.
Select the left arrow to scroll over to more options. Then select "Internet" from the list and "Connection Settings."
Choose an open connection by selecting the "Connection 3: None" option, then the "Wireless Connection" option, and the "Search for an Access Point Option."
Choose the access point you want to use from the list that will be displayed. Save the settings by clicking "OK." Then click "OK" to start a connection test. When the test is complete you are connected.
Connect a Nintendo Wii to the Internet with a Wii LAN Adapter
Insert the Wii LAN Adapter into the USB port on the back of the console.
Connect an Ethernet cable from your modem or router to the adapter.
Turn on the Wii console.
Click the "Wii" options button in the lower left hand corner. Select the "Wii Settings" option by clicking on the left square. Scroll to list more options by clicking on the blue arrow to the left of the screen. Choose "Internet" from the list of options.
Select "Connection Status," then "Connection 3: None" and "Wired Connection."
Mar 05, 2011 |
Nintendo Wii Console