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My friend had knocked over my is it broken

My friend had knocked over my wii is it broken beacause there is no red light like there usually be when it is plugged up

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If it isn't physically damaged (you can't tell it was dropped) I would send it to Nintendo.

Unlike Sony and MS, Nintendo has awesome repair services. They will do any repair under (1 year) warranty for free and if it's not under warranty then they will still do it for cheap. It cost me something like $96 (in Canada) after shipping.

They are also very quick, usually in a week you'll have your system back.

The best part is, whether your system is under warranty or you pay for the repair, you get a renewed 1 YEAR warranty with Nintendo, this is far better than Sony and MS who only do 90 days!

Posted on Aug 03, 2010

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How do I synce wii remotes


instructions
  1. You will first need to make sure your Wii remotes have batteries. Then, turn on your Wii and go to the Wii menu.

  2. Open the little white door on the front of the Wii game console (this may require using your fingernail). You will notice a little rectangular red button.

  3. Open the battery compartment of your Wii controller, which may require removing the rubber jacket. You will notice a little round red button there.

  4. Press and hold the red button on the Wii game system and the red button on the Wii remote at the same time for at least 2 seconds. I usually hold down the remote button, then press the game console button for 2 seconds because it is easier for me. You will notice the 4 little blue lights on the front of the controller blink many times. The lights will eventually stop blinking and one of the four lights will remain on. The light that remains on tells which number Wii remote you have. The one on the left is number 1. The second from the left is number 2, etc.
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If you bring your remotes to a friend's house to play, don't forget to sync your remotes back to your Wii console when you get home.


All the best!
Tsunami Dan


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Mar 29, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

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After pressing the red sync button on the console for about 10-15 seconds, and syncronizing the remote, the remote stars to work, but when I start a game the remote is no longer working. Then when I...


There are two ways to sync the Wii remote with the Wii console after pressing the red sync button like you did:

1) Press the "1" and "2" buttons on the Wii remote until the lights begin to flash. This method provides a temporary connection to the Wii.
2) Open the battery cover on the Wii remote and press the red button next to the batteries. This creates a permanent connection or "pair" between the Wii remote and the Wii console.
Based on your description, it sounds like you are using method #1. In order to power on the Wii when the Wii's red light is on (meaning the machine is turned off) and start playing games like you want, method #2 must be used.
Imagine method #1 as "guest mode". If a friend comes over with their Wii remote and wants to play a game, you would open up the game first, use method #1, and your friend would temporarily be connected to the Wii. Using method #1 is like "owner mode" that lets the Wii remote turn the console on and off and always stay connected to it.
Hope this helps!

Mar 10, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

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No power plugged in outlet working plugged into back no lights comming on


Either 1) your Wii's power adapter is broken, or 2) your Wii is broken. If you have a friend who has a Wii, you could try borrowing their power adapter and seeing if the Wii turns on. If it does, then you know your power adapter was broken, and you can purchase a replacement.Otherwise, you're going to have to look into repairing the Wii. If you device is under warranty, Nintendo will repair it for you.
Consult Nintendo's troubleshooting guide here: http://www.nintendo.com/consumer/systems/wii/en_na/ts/index.jsp
Good luck.

Feb 28, 2011 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Wii wont turn on. the red light thet indicates it is off isnt on. the remotes work, and the system is all pluged in


Hi,

If there is no LED on, then the most likely reason is, that your wii isn't getting power. So the problem, is with the plugs, and the power adapter. If you have a friend who has a wii, try testing his power adapter on your wii. Make sure your cords are completely plugged in, on both sides, (the outlet and the wii) then press the power button on the wii. If that do-sent work, try turning it on with one of yourwiimotes. If that dosent work, that means your wiimote is not synchronized with your wii. To sync. it, open the sd card cover on the front of the wii, press the red button above the sd card slot. Then open the bottom of your wiimote, (where the batteries are) and press the small red button that should be beside the batteries. Then hold the wiimote close to the wii,then after its done flashing, press the power button on the wiimote and also, try plugging your power cord into another outlet. If it still won't work, you've got a broken wii, so you better send it to get replaced or fixed, again as suggested. DON'T OPEN IT! You could loose your warranty if you open it, so it's safest not to. Hope you get it to work


Thank you !!

Jul 21, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Wii console is not responding


Hi,


If there is no LED on, then the most likely reason is, that your wii isn't getting power. So the problem, is with the plugs, and the power adapter. If you have a friend who has a wii, try testing his power adapter on your wii. Make sure your cords are completely plugged in, on both sides, (the outlet and the wii) then press the power button on the wii. If that do-sent work, try turning it on with one of your wiimotes. If that dosent work, that means your wiimote is not synchronized with your wii. To sync. it, open the sd card cover on the front of the wii, press the red button above the sd card slot. Then open the bottom of your wiimote, (where the batteries are) and press the small red button that should be beside the batteries. Then hold the wiimote close to the wii,then after its done flashing, press the power button on the wiimote and also, try plugging your power cord into another outlet. If it still won't work, you've got a broken wii, so you better send it to get replaced or fixed, again as suggested. DON'T OPEN IT! You could loose your warranty if you open it, so it's safest not to. Hope you get it to work


Thank you !!

Jun 18, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console

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My wii remote won't connect to my friends wii but connects to mine just fine


You will need to resync the remote back to your wii. Take off the battery cover and open up the flap on the front where you put a memory card in. Push the red button by where the batteries go on the wii remote and the red button above where the memroy card slot is, both the wii and wii remote should flash and eventually the first light on the bottom of the wii remote should flash indicating a successful sync.

Dec 29, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Wii Control is broken


Try re-syncing this remote with the wii console by pressing the red button under the flap near the CD.
Let me know if this helps

Jan 24, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

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JUST ANOTHER FREEZING PROBLEM THAT NEEDS ATTENTION


WELL DUDE STOP TYPING IN ALL CAPS THANK YOU!!!! Obvioulsy its a problem with the wii, send it to Nintendo They MAy fix it for free. once I had a broken piece of nintendo equipment, I sent it back, and they sent it back fixed witha note saying that next time I should inclued $20, NIce fellas huh?

Jan 01, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Wii remote not working.


Get some regular alkaline AA batteries and try your Wii Remote using them -- the blue lights on the Wii remote should light up and register with the Wii console (this is via wireless / bluetooth) -- As for the sensor bar, it is really only an infra red emitter - so if you have it properly connected to your Wii, the Wii Remote (with working batteries) can sense where it is by "seeing" the lights emitted from your sensor bar.

If the alkaline batteries work - You may need to get some new NiMH AA batteries to use in your charger - changers are usually third party devices; Nintendo does not ship charging stations with the Wii.

If the Wii remote appears to be working (blue lights and all) and your sensor bar is properly connected, you may have a dirty or damaged IR port. First clean the top of the Wii remote, just to make sure. If it still does not work, borrow a friends Wii Remote and check to see if it works with your system. If you do everything above and your Wii remote does not work while a seperate one does, the problem is most likely a broken Wii remote.

Jan 01, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

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Wii broken?


replace the batteries, and or try a friends remote.

Dec 31, 2007 | Nintendo Wii Console

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