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Launch your games in style! Wiiflow is based on Coverflow, but this one can be customized in many ways. Some of its features:
  • Fast and easy to use
  • Stable
  • Doesn't flicker on old TV
  • Compatibility close (if not equal) to Configurable USB Loader (= best compatibility)
  • Properly supports the 3 latest versions of IOS 222
  • Comes in two flavors: running under IOS 249 or IOS 222
  • Parental controls
  • Themes
  • Installed on HDD if you have a FAT partition
  • Sounds and music
  • Cover downloading, HQ (1024x680) and localized
  • Ability to display more than 100 covers on screen (HQ covers)


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes" ?>
<app version="2.0">
  <short_description>Wiiflow (IOS249)</short_description>
  <long_description>WiiFlow is a GUI for USB Loader that can be installed on HDD or SD. If you have a FAT partition on your HDD, WiiFlow will always use it instead of your SD card. See the readme to learn how to give priority to an SD card.


Download one of the packs at the Wiiflow site:

Whatever pack you choose, all you have to do is to extract it to the SD card/USB device.

Forwarder Channel

Like with any USB loader, Fowarder channels are available to launch the App directly from the Wii menu instead of the Homebrew channel.

To install the channel, place the WAD file on your SD card in SD:/wad/
You can then install the channel with a WAD manager.

Additional Configuration

Wiiflow can be configured through its own wiiflow.ini file.
This file is located in wiiflow's app folder on the SD card (same place as the boot.dol is). Sometimes it can be in SD:/wiiflow/wiiflow.ini instead.

Here are some additional lines you can add to this file to configure it.
They should all be in the [GENERAL] category.
Note that these settings may already be present, in which case you have to change the existing line.

Disable Data on USB (load covers and config from SD)

Change number of buffered covers (usually not needed, 120 recommended)

Disable WiiMote rumble


Main menu (coverflow)
-- Up / Down ~ Previous / next game (vertical)
-- Left / Right ~ Previous / next game (horizontal)
-- Minus / Plus ~ Previous / next page
-- B+Minus / B+Plus ~ Alphabetic search
-- A ~ Select game
-- B+A ~ Launch game immediately
-- B+Home ~ Reload
-- Home ~ Exit
-- 1 / 2 ~ Previous / next mode


-- A on box ~ Show the backside
-- A out of screen ~ Launch game
-- B ~ Back to coverflow
-- Minus / Plus ~ Previous / next game (vertical)
-- Left / Right ~ Previous / next game (horizontal)

Settings menus
-- Minus / Plus ~ Previous / next page

Coverflow settings
-- B+Minus / B+Plus ~ Previous / next page
-- B ~ Faster adjustement (B+A instead of just A to click a button)
-- B+1 ~ Copy whole coverflow
-- B+2 ~ Paste coverflow

More information

Please visit the WiiFloWiki if you need more information about this loader!