Question about Nintendo Wii Console
Connect your Wii console to the Internet A broadband Internet connection and access point are Follow the steps below to get connected.From the Wii main menu, use the Wii Remote to select the "Wii" button.
Now, select "Wii Settings" to access the "Wii System Settings" menu.Using the arrow on the right side of the screen, scroll to page two and select "Internet.
Select "Connection 1: None"(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 you're not sure which is yours, or you don't see any wireless networks,The Wii console will run a connection test with your wireless network
when the test is completed. You should see the following screen:
The connection test was successful - Then
you're almost done! After your connection test, the Wii console will
check if there is a new Wii System Update available. Once you select
"Yes" and "I Accept," the Wii will begin to download any available
updates.Once the Wii finishes downloading any updates, you will return to the
main Wii menu screen. You will now need to download Netflix Instant
Streaming for Wii from the Wii Shop Channel, then connect your Wii
console to your Netflix account. Please see the step-by-step information
below to finish the process and start watching Netflix content on your
Wii.Download Netflix Instant Streaming for Wii from the Wii Shop Channel Now that your Wii console is connected to the Internet, you can
download the Netflix Instant Streaming for Wii from the Wii Shop
Channel. Once it's downloaded, you'll use it to stream movies and TV
episodes with your Wii.
1 Select the Wii Shop Channel on the Wii Menu.
Using an online device other than your Wii console - such as a PC, Mac, or Web-enabled phone - go to http://www.netflix.com/wii. (You will need to log into your Netflix account if you're not already logged in.)
Enter the code displayed on your television into the box on the bottom Netflix Web page, then click "Activate Now." (The code is case sensitive.)
Netflix will now attempt to activate the connection to your Wii console. This may take several minutes. When the process is complete, the Wii will automatically display your queue. (The screen on your computer will not change. Wait for the screen displayed by the Wii on your TV to indicate the activation has finished before going to another Web page.)
Posted on Aug 17, 2011
I am trying to get my wii connected to the internet so we can have netflix, my problem is we do not have a pin number as it says it is restricted by parental controls, any suggestions ?
Posted on Feb 27, 2013
You need to connect to netflix via a PC or a Mac to get the access code for the Wii.
Go to your Wii menu, download and install the Netflix application from within the Wii Shop Channel, and follow the on screen instructions to connect your Wii to your Netflix account.
To connect via Wi-Fi go to the tutorial at
Posted on Oct 25, 2010
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