How To Install Internet Channel On Wii

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Get your Wii's mac address:The MAC address of the Wii can be found by: From the Wii Channel menu, select 'Wii Settings' (the round button on the bottom-left of the screen with 'Wii' on it) Select 'Internet,' then 'Console Settings.' The MAC address of the Wii console is displayed on. This page is just a quick reference guide for Wii softmodding. Allows you to Install System Menu 4.1, 4.2, or 4.3 (Internet connection required).Do not use this option unless you are following a guide on this site that instructs you to do so. Manage Wii Channels.

Wii + Internet Channel

Type Pre-installed
Platform(s)Wii Channels
Release date(s)NA November 19, 2006
JP December 2, 2006
AUS December 7, 2006
EU December 8, 2006
Input methodsWii Remote
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The Wii + Internet Channel or Wii & The Internet Channel (or alternatively known as the Get Connected Video Channel or Wii: See What You Can Do On the Internet) is installed to Wii console units manufactured in October 2008 or later. It contains an informational video specifying the benefits of connecting the Wii console to the Internet, such as downloading extra channels, new software, Virtual Console titles, and playing games over Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection.

The Wii + Internet Channel is the only pre-installed channel that takes up spare internal memory, and the only channel that can be manually deleted or moved to an SD Card by the user. The channel takes up 1,180 blocks of memory, which is over half the Wii's internal memory space. The large size of this channel is likely due to the fact it is available in multiple languages; three videos in the U.S. versions, and six videos in the PAL versions. Upon connecting to the Internet and running the channel, the user will be asked if they would like to delete it. It cannot be re-downloaded or restored upon deletion. [1]

The same video presentation contained in the channel can also be viewed on an archived version of Nintendo's official website as a shockwave flash video.


There are no reported problems with this channel.



This channel does not need non-default settings to run properly.

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Wii + Internet Channel since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.

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This channel has been tested on the environments listed below:

Install Wii Homebrew Channel

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
5.0-3110Windows 7Intel Celeron G1610 @2.6GHzIntel HD GraphicsPerfectEblfIYH

How To Install Internet Channel On Wii U

Gameplay Videos

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Wii Internet Video

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