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Wii On Dial-Up?

Discussion in 'Nintendo Wii Chat' started by coolg35748, Dec 9, 2006.

  1. coolg35748

    coolg35748 WiiChat Member

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    Is it possible for me to connect my wii to the internet with dial-up just to download virtual console games and updates?
     
  2. komio

    komio Komio-Wii

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    im pretty sure you have to have a broadband connection
     
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    Can you? Yes

    Will it take you a very very long time to download anything? Yes

    Will it time out every time you try to connect to anything? Probably
     
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    komio Komio-Wii

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    heh i remember having dial up... it was like throwing up for 10 hours straight
     
  5. coolg35748

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    I will just wait till my area gets DSL then.
     
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    If you don't have it yet, you should soon. My parents live in a pretty rural area and they have 5mb broadband now.
     
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    If you can afford dial-up then you can afford broadband.
     
  8. coolg35748

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    I live out in the country
     
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    You might be screwed then.
     
  10. ftcmark

    ftcmark Listen up bitches!

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    Rogers (In Canada) offers coast to cost wireless high speed internet at a great price ($49.00/month) it might work outside the country as well. It's essentially a box you plug into the outlet, and you have wireless anywhere.
     
  11. csiguy4u

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    Satellite internet works anywhere that you have a clear view of the sky.
     
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    but you have to be in an area where they have support, so they can set you up with everything etc.

    Just because it's satellite doesn't mean you can get it anywhere.
     
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    If you pay the installer enough, then he will come.
     

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