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| type        = Utility
 
| type        = Utility
 
| author      = [[User:CashMan|CashMan's Productions]]
 
| author      = [[User:CashMan|CashMan's Productions]]
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| download    = [http://www.CashMan-Productions.fr.nf/wii-home.php?lang=en#download From the official website]
 
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* button_selected.png : the button selected by the cursor. The image must be 500*100.
 
* button_selected.png : the button selected by the cursor. The image must be 500*100.
 
* font.png : font. The image must be 1024*8.
 
* font.png : font. The image must be 1024*8.
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* cursor.png : cursor. The image must be 96*96.
 
* music.mp3 : music.
 
* music.mp3 : music.
  

Revision as of 12:36, 21 February 2009

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Wii Home is a "plugin" for Preloader.

Description

Wii Home is a homebrew which launches at startup of the Wii. You can, on the menu, select if you want go to the System Menu or to the HBC. You can also customize Wii Home with a theme of your choice.

Controls

Wiimote.svg WiiDrawing.svg Action
Wii Remote Aim Move the cursor
Wiimote A Button Select
Wiimote Power Button Wii POWER Button Standby

Changelog

1.2

  • Added multi-languages support. Detect the language of the console. English is the default language.
  • Added French support.
  • Added German support.
  • Added Spanish support.
  • Added Italian support.
  • Added Dutch support.
  • Added possibility to change the cursor in png format. The cursor must be cursor.png and must be 96*96 in "WiiHome" folder.

1.1

  • Added rumble support.
  • Added possibility to change the font. The font must be font.png and must be 1024*8 in "WiiHome" folder.
  • Added POWER button support (without "exception (dsi) occured!") (thanks crediar !)
  • Added possibility to add a music in mp3 format. The music must be music.mp3 in "WiiHome" folder.
  • Improvements in memory manager.

Themes

Few themes are available here. You can propose your theme in the talk page.

Tutorials

Install Wii Home

  • Put the WIIHOME.DOL file in the root of the SD/SDHC card
  • Go to Preloader (0.27 least)
  • Click on "settings"
  • Change "autoboot" to "file"
  • Change "return to" to "systemmenu"
  • Click on "save settings"
  • Press B button and go to "install/load dol File"
  • Select "WIIHOME.DOL" and press A button
  • Turn off the Wii and turn the Wii
  • Congratulations !

Change the theme

The theme are located in the folder WiiHome at the root of the SD/SDHC card.

Create a theme

The theme are located in the folder WiiHome at the root of the SD/SDHC card. The theme images files must be in PNG format. Here is the list of files :

  • background.png : the background. The image must be 640*480.
  • button.png : the button. The image must be 500*100.
  • button_selected.png : the button selected by the cursor. The image must be 500*100.
  • font.png : font. The image must be 1024*8.
  • cursor.png : cursor. The image must be 96*96.
  • music.mp3 : music.

To have a transparent background, a pink color is not needed. A simple background transparent is enough. The alpha transparency is supported. Remember to fill the theme.txt file to enter your author name, etc...

Thanks

Coding

  • crediar (help to coding and for his preloader)

Graphics

Translations

Testing