Question about Nintendo Wii Console
There's one thing to check, if you can, try and access the internet with the wii and then on your laptop access the routers set-up page and just check the wii has an active session, it might also be a good idea to assign the wii a static IP address.
Assuming this is still not working, turn the Wii completly off (at the wall), leave for 10 seconds and turn back on. The Wii has a version of a linux operating system running on it, by rebooting it reloads a lot of modules, it might have been that the module that controls the usb or the network had stalled.
Beyond that, it would be a case of calling ninetendo. I know there are a lot of issues with the Wii's networking.
Posted on Jul 20, 2008
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The Wii console is not able to connect to your wired router or modem.
1. If your connection worked previously, check to see if there is a Wii System Update that you have not aquired. To get the latest Wii System Update:
From the Wii's main menu, select the Wii icon along the bottom left of the screen.
Select "Wii Settings".
Click the left arrow to get to Wii System Settings 3
Choose "Wii System Update"
Choose "Yes" to connect to the internet and perform a Wii system update.
2. Make sure that you are using the Wii LAN Adapter made by Nintendo (click here for a picture and connection steps). LAN adapters not made by Nintendo likely will not work with the Wii console.
3. Check to make sure you are not running the Wii LAN Adapter from a USB hub (a device that connects multiple USB products through a single device), as this will likely not work. Connect the USB Connector directly to the modem or router.
4. Ensure that the Wii LAN Adapter setup is correct, and that the Wii LAN Adapter was connected with the console turned off. For step by step connection instructions, please click here.
5. Check to see if the ethernet cable you are using is not working properly, by connecting another ethernet cable from your router/modem to the Wii LAN Adapter. If the connection works using a different cable, then the problem was with the first cable.
6. If possible, try another Wii LAN Adapter. If you are unable to try another Wii LAN Adapter, or are still receiving this error code, please call 1-800-255-3700 for assistance.
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