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Wii Internet Connection

I have internet but i cant get it on my wii. I have wired connection. How do i get it on my Wii

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When you are not able to connect with Internet from Your Wii, means there is something wrong with the settings. You may go to Wii Fix Guide and check out the guide available there, This DIY guide will show step by step pictures to fix the problems yourself without any technical knowledge.

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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I CANT GET INTERNET ON MY WII I HAVE A WIRED ROUTER BUT I CANT FIGURE OUT HOW TO GET DSL WORKING PLEASE HELP!


Hi,
First off we have to make sure that your unit is properly connected to your router.
Note : Please note that Non-Nintendo manufactured USB LAN adapters will not work with the Wii console system.
1) Unplug your modem first for about 90 seconds and then plug it back in before continuing.
Note : You need to unplug the cable going to your computer when you wish to connect your Wii console online.
2) Insert the Wii LAN Adapter into the USB port on the back of the Wii console. The Wii should be turned off when you do this
3) Connect an Ethernet cable from your wired router to the Ethernet port on the Wii LAN Adapter.
4) Turn on your Wii and go to the "Wii Main Menu," then select the Wii icon (on the bottom left)
5) Select "Wii Settings" then "Wii System Settings"
6) Scroll to page two (using the arrow on the right) and select "Internet."
7) Select "Connection Settings." and then "Connection 1." ( connection 1 should say " None" if it says otherwise, click on Connection 1 and choose " Clear Settings")
8) Select "Wired Connection." then "OK" - It will now run a conncetion test
If the connection test is successul, it will do an update and will ask you if you agree to the User agreements. After agreeing to the terms, that's it. You should now be online.
I hope I was able to help. Hoping to hear good results.
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Wii says needs update in order to connect with Wii Store which would allow me to download NetFlix Ap. It is connected to the net but I keep getting error message that says update could not go through. It...


Hi there!
There are two ways to connect your Wii to the internet; you can connect to your wireless network (if you have a wireless modem set up in your house), or you can connect using a wired connection directly to your modem.
If using a wired connection, you will need to purchase a Wii LAN adapter and connect that from your WII into your wired router.
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Once you have figured out what connection type you will use (and if using a wired connection, purchased and connected your Wii LAN adapter) you will need to take the following steps:
FOR WIRELESS CONNECTION:
  • Turn on your Wii and click on the "Wii" button on the bottom left of the screen
  • Click on "Wii Settings"
  • Click on the arrow on the right side of the screen and select "Internet"
  • Select "Connection 1 : none" (if you don't see "None" in Connection 1, click the Connection 1 button, then choose "Clear Settings")
  • Click on "Wireless Connection" and then "Search for an Access Point"
  • Select "OK" and the Wii will display all the wireless networks it finds.
  • Select the wireless network that is yours.
  • If it asks you to enter a password or key, then your wireless connection is password protected and you will need to enter the password that was setup to allow access to your network.
  • Select "OK," "Save Settings," and then "Yes."
  • Your Wii will test the connection and you should get a message saying connection was successful.
FOR WIRED CONNECTIONS:
  • Connect your Wii to the Wii LAN adapter and connect that to your modem or broadband adapter. Please not that you will need to unplug your modem for a few minutes to reset the connection and you will also need to unplug the connection to your computer when you want to connect your Wii to the internet.
  • Turn on your Wii and select the Wii icon on the bottom left
  • Click on "Wii Settings"
  • Click the arrow on the right side of the screen and select "Internet"
  • Click "Connection Settings"
  • Click "Connection 1 : none" (if you don't see "None" in Connection 1, click the Connection 1 button, then choose "Clear Settings")
  • Click "Wired Connection"
  • Click "Ok"
  • Your Wii will now do a connection test
  • You should see a message saying the test was successful
Hope this helps!

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How to get internet in our nintendo


Hello,
Their our 2 options to connect your Wii to the internet.

The first option is wireless.
  1. Power on your Wii console and press the A Button on the Wii Remote to reach the Wii main menu. Use the Wii Remote to select the "Wii" button.
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  2. Now, select "Wii Settings" to access the "Wii System Settings" menu.
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  3. Using the arrow on the right side of the screen, scroll to page two and select "Internet."
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  4. Select "Connection 1: None"
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      (Don't see "None" in Connection 1? Click the Connection 1 button, then choose "Clear Settings.")
  5. Click on "Wireless Connection" and then "Search for an Access Point."
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      (Are you using a wired Internet connection to your Wii console? If so, click here for specific help.)
  6. Select "OK" and the Wii will display all the wireless networks it finds.
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  7. Select the wireless network that is yours.
      (If you're not sure which is yours, or you don't see any wireless networks, click here.)


  8. Select "OK," "Save Settings," and then "Yes."

The second option is wired internet. For this you must purchase the Wii wired LAN adapter.

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How to connect wii to internet


Dont forget to download the Wii Internet Channel from the Shop Channel

To connect your Wii via a wireless connection:

Go to the Wii Menu.
Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.
Click Wii Settings.
Click the right arrow to go to page 2.
Click on the Internet button.
Click Connection Settings.
Click Connection 3.
Click Wireless Connection.
Select Search for Access Point. Click OK.
Select the access point you want to use. Click Save and OK.
You may be prompted to enter your password.
Your Wii should now be all connected.

To connect your Wii via a wired connection:
Go to the Wii Menu.
Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.
Click Wii Settings.
Click the right arrow to go to page 2.
Click on the Internet button.
Click Connection Settings.
Click Connection 3.
Click Wired Connection.
Your Wii will do a connection test and hopefully everything will be all set. You are now finished.

Feb 23, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Im trying to get the internet on my will consale


You will need get the internet channel from the wii shop channel. (should be free)

If you are questioning how to set up your connection, see below:

To connect your Wii via a wired connection:

Go to the Wii Menu.
Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.
Click Wii Settings.
Click the right arrow to go to page 2.
Click on the Internet button.
Click Connection Settings.
Click Connection 3.
Click Wired Connection.
Your Wii will do a connection test and hopefully everything will be all set. You are now finished.

To connect your Wii via a wireless connection:
Go to the Wii Menu.
Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.
Click Wii Settings.
Click the right arrow to go to page 2.
Click on the Internet button.
Click Connection Settings.
Click Connection 3.
Click Wireless Connection.
Select Search for Access Point. Click OK.
Select the access point you want to use. Click Save and OK.
You may be prompted to enter your password.
Your Wii should now be all connected.

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How to set up nintendo wii internet


  • 1 In order to set up your Nintendo Wii internet connection, you need to have high speed internet service, such as DSL, cable, or fiber optic.

    If you want to use a wired connection for your Wii, you will need to purchase the Nintendo Wii Lan Adapter and a long ethernet cable to reach your router or modem. The Wii Lan adapter is available from many sources for about $30 and the cable will cost you around $10 or more. If you want to plug in your computer and Wii at the same time, you will need a router. You do not need a router if you are planning on unplugging your computer when you use Wii over the internet. Honestly, wireless routers cost about $35 and don't require a cable, so I purchased a wireless router instead. Plus, I don't want an ugly cable running across the room.

    If you still want to use the Wii Lan adapter to connect to the internet, here are the steps to connect your Wii Lan adapter to your Wii game system:

    Make sure your Wii game system is turned off.

    Attach the Wii Lan adapter to the USB port on the back of your console.

    Connect the other end to an ethernet cable that goes to your router or modem.

    Turn your console back on.

  • 2

    If you are using the Nintendo Wii Lan Adapter to connect to the internet, follow this step. If you are connecting to the internet via a wireless router, skip this step and go to step 3.

    To connect your Wii via a wired connection:

    Go to the Wii Menu.

    Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.

    Click Wii Settings.

    Click the right arrow to go to page 2.

    Click on the Internet button.

    Click Connection Settings.

    Click Connection 3.

    Click Wired Connection.

    Your Wii will do a connection test and hopefully everything will be all set. You are now finished.

  • 3

    To connect your Wii via a wireless connection:

    Go to the Wii Menu.

    Click on the round Wii button on the lower left corner.

    Click Wii Settings.

    Click the right arrow to go to page 2.

    Click on the Internet button.

    Click Connection Settings.

    Click Connection 3.

    Click Wireless Connection.

    Select Search for Access Point. Click OK.

    Select the access point you want to use. Click Save and OK.

    You may be prompted to enter your password.

    Your Wii should now be all connected.





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    How do i connect the wii console to internet


    In the main menu of the Wii, with all the channels, "click Wii Options" Then go to "Wii Settings" Click on the right arrow and choose internet. Enter your PIN number then choose "OK" Then choose "Connection Settings" Then choose an unused connection. Then, if your connection's wireless, choose either "Access Point" or "Wi-Fi" Then choose your connection. If connection is secured, enter password and choose "OK" Then choose "Use this connection"
    If connection is wired, choose "OK" Then choose "Use this connection"
    Your Wii console should be connected to the internet.

    May 05, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console

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    I cant get on to the internet


    o.k I to at first did not know how to get on the internet but it is not too hard.

    first there is only two ways to get on the internet using the Nintendo Wii.

    (1) you can easily connect to internet if you have a wireless connection in your home.

    (2) you must purchase a USB Ethernet adapter. this adapter plugs into the USB port on the back of the Wii. You then must have a router with a port available. Run the Ethernet cable from the Wii connector to your available port on your router.

    For either connection you then go into your Wii options ang continue into settings on your Wii. make sure you then chose the arrow to go to the next page. Click internet, connection settings, click connection 1 to set up. chose wired or wireless connection, It will then initiate a test and if all is good you will now have internet connection.

    if you still have problems visit the wii website

    here is a demo :

    Click here

    or heres the link:http://us.wii.com/connect/

    this should help you!


    Mar 25, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console

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    Internet connection


    1 Go to the Wii option menu

    2 Go to settings

    3 Go to Wii system settings (slide 2)

    4 Click internet

    5 Go to connection settings

    6 Chose a access point

    7 Click on wired connection

    8 Get a Wii LAN adapter

    9 Hook everything up and test connection.


    Since I don't have wired internet, I don't know what to do after this but I hope that this much helped.

    Mar 02, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

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    Connecting my wii to the internet


    to connect your wii to the internet connect to the following link or read the following instructions
    http://systemsetup.nintendo.com.au/Connecting_Online

    to connect your wii to the internet you will need to provide a wireless internet access point for it to find. you will need:

    a computer connected to broadband internet
    a wireless router OR Nintendo Wi-Fi USB Connector OR Wii LAN Adapter
    your wii console to be nearby all of the above

    If you are using the LAN Adapter you must plug the USB connection into the back of your wii console and the other end to your internet modems ethernet port. (follow steps below)

    if you are using a wireless connection follow steps below.

    Turn on your wii and on the main menu select 'wii' in the bottom left hand corner
    On the next screen, select 'wii settings'
    In the 'Wii System Settings', click on the blue arrow on the right to reach the second screen of options. On this screen, click the 'Internet' button.
    Select 'connection settings'
    select an open connection indicated by 'none'
    select the corresponding option, Wired or Wireless connection

    Wired:
    (follow steps below)

    Wireless:
    Select the corresponding option, Search for an access point or Nintendo Wi-Fi USB Connector
    the wii will search for an access point, select the access point you wish to connect to, and save the settings

    The wii will now do a test connection and do a system update, the wii will now use that connection point to acces the online services

    hope i helped!!

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