Wii Home

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Wii Home
Author(s)CashMan's Productions
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Wiimote1.svg SensorBar.svg Loads files from the Front SD slot Loads files from SDHC cards in the Front SD slot

Wii Home is a "plugin" for Preloader.


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.


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


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 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.

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...


  • Crediar to his preloader