PSA: Wii U system update 5.1 in now available

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User Info: tav19

tav19
2 years ago#1
Version 5.1.0 U, available via an Internet connection, includes the following improvements:

New Features:

Wii U to Wii U System Transfer
Users can now transfer (move) all software and data from one Wii U to another
A “System Transfer” option has been added within System Settings
Click here for additional information on this feature

Changes to Nintendo eShop:

Users can now navigate the Nintendo eShop using a Wii Remote, Wii U Pro Controller, or Classic Controller

Improvements to system stability and usability:

Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience


http://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3070/p/431/session/L3RpbWUvMTQwNTk4ODAyOC9zaWQvV3c2TUpUWmw%3D

User Info: TruthsEdge

TruthsEdge
2 years ago#2
Link is broken



Edit:
Works on mobile for me but not on my laptop.
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3DS: 4656-6218-3929. PSN: xRadiant_Wolfx XBL: xRadiant Wolfx

User Info: tav19

tav19
2 years ago#3
I just checked the link and it worked fine for me

User Info: Pink_a_Dink

Pink_a_Dink
2 years ago#4
Link works fine for me. But finally, only being able to navigate the eShop with the Gamepad was so damn annoying considering I hardly use it.
My reaction when stupid people say stupid things - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBVhfdduwfo
The Wii U board is seriously just awful.

User Info: Toozin

Toozin
2 years ago#5
Those are actually some nice features. Seems like Nintendo is at least making an effort to address some complaints with the UI.

User Info: CubeTV

CubeTV
2 years ago#6
tav19 posted...

Wii U to Wii U System Transfer
Users can now transfer (move) all software and data from one Wii U to another
A “System Transfer” option has been added within System Settings
Click here for additional information on this feature


Took them long enough. 3DS has it and it was unfair the Wii U didn't. Might actually sell my Wii U to my friend now for $300 (I have $250+ in downloaded games) + all my retail games. Then when (I'm low on money right now and need it for things) I feel the need to own one again (I'm sure there is, but not right now), buy another and transfer my stuff over.

tav19 posted...

Changes to Nintendo eShop:

Users can now navigate the Nintendo eShop using a Wii Remote, Wii U Pro Controller, or Classic Controller


I didn't even know you COULDN'T do this. I know it was just for System Settings but I can't believe it was for the eshop too.
Owner of: Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo GameCube, N64, Gameboy Advance and a PS1.
Want: A better computer, a PS3 and a new PSP. Don't like the PS2 & Wii

User Info: Granadico_

Granadico_
2 years ago#7
Another step forward toward not sucking
Used GameFAQs for ages, finally made another account after 6 years.
Currently playing: Pikmin 3 (Wii U) and Kid Icarus: Uprising (3DS) NNID:Granadico

User Info: Spookyryu

Spookyryu
2 years ago#8
nice

User Info: MasterPoker

MasterPoker
2 years ago#9
Meanwhile Japan gets Suica support.
i7-4770k | GeForce GTX 780 Ti | 16 GB DDR3 | Wii U | 3DS XL | PS3 | X360 | Xuande

User Info: NintendoLover25

NintendoLover25
2 years ago#10
Good to see steady improvement through the updates. None of it matters to me since I use the Gamepad for everything anyway and don't plan on getting another Wii U, but I'm sure many users will be pleased.
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